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Landscaping Lead Hand

Job Number: 2020-02

Permanent   |  Greater Toronto Area, Ontario   |  Posted on Nov 19, 2019 ← Back

Landscape Construction Lead Hand
Full-Time, Seasonal (March-January)
Greater Toronto Area (home base)

Who are we?
Our company, Earthscape is recognized as an award-winning design-build firm that specializes in custom playgrounds and high-end residential landscaping. Our main office, fabrication shop and yard are located just outside of Elmira, Ontario; a second office/yard is located in Toronto.

We are a group of young, ambitious, creative dreamers and builders who work hard and are exceptionally proud of what we design and create. Our project managers aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty and our installation crews know that we trust, and highly-value, their work. It makes for an environment that is extremely positive, productive, fun and rewarding, though admittedly, a bit stressful at times.

What do we need?
As our client list continues to grow through 2020, we are looking for another Landscape Construction Lead Hand to work in the Greater Toronto Area.  We do NOT do snow plowing in the winter season.  We are strictly and landscape design-build company.

Now, who are we looking for?

As a Landscape Construction Lead Hand, you: 

  • have two to five years of experience across a broad range of landscaping construction site work (concrete, masonry, carpentry, site layout, site grading and water features);
  • have experience reading and interpreting scaled drawings;
  • are looking for something new, exciting and creative to be a part of;
  • have a big imagination and great problem solving skills;
  • recognize the importance of building to high quality standards – we always aim to do a job exceptionally well the first time;
  • want to be proud of your employer and work for a highly regarded industry-recognized leader;
  • communicate effectively with supervisors, colleagues and clients;
  • thrive in a busy work environment and respect project timelines and dates;
  • are comfortable and skilled operating a variety of landscape machinery;
  • have a minimum G class license.

What's in it for you?
This job offers the opportunity to work on some of southern Ontario’s most beautiful landscape design-build projects. Additionally, you will periodically work at sites where we are installing our unique custom wood playgrounds. The pace, challenges and problem-solving opportunities mean you will never be bored. You will have the opportunity to develop and refine a wide variety of skills in our rapidly growing business.

We believe in great compensation for great employees, and we reward our staff with a combination of:

  • profit sharing and performance bonuses
  • overtime pay
  • award-winning projects and designs
  • track record of excellent client relations (happy clients make our jobs more enjoyable too)
  • up to date equipment, including trucks
  • excellent on-the-job training in project management and site supervision
  • no management hassles, and great colleagues
  • benefits for full-time and regular seasonal employees
  • steady hours of 50 to 60 hours/week, with very few rain days off

For more information email info@earthscape.ca or call 519-669-2972.

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Greater Toronto Area, Ontario

Start Date

Apr 01, 2020

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