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Hardscape Worker

Job Number: 1

Permanent   |  Gatineau, Quebec   |  Posted on Feb 14, 2020 ← Back

Hardscape Crew

Heart and Grit is a team of dedicated skilled workers, driven by a passion for stone, wood and plants. We are currently in collaboration with a Landscape Architect for our 2020 project season, promising a chance to work on high end, diverse designs and see through the completion of exceptional residential projects. Heart and Grit is a design and construction business, with experience in natural stone, interlock, Cedar and Ipe decking, landscape lighting, horticultural design and installation. We are motivated by attention to sharp work, clean lines, positive energy and going the extra mile for our staff and clients.

Heart and Grit strives to build a crew that looks forward to work, values each other, and can get a good music playlist going on site. We understand that begins with being offered opportunities to learn additional skills, grow in responsibility and the prospect of a reliable income. We understand all of this influences your life and well being outside of work. We are seeking people with a combination of relevant experience listed below:

  • We are outdoors 8 to 10 hours a day M-F from late April until mid November, this is a full-time, recurring seasonal position
  • We work with detailed plans, with cross-sections and additional drawings- these are discussed as a team
  • Experience operating machinery, such as plate compactors, excavators, grinders and saws
  • Manual lifting and building of stone walls, walkways, waterfalls and planters
  • Comfort with a quick-cut saw, excavator, mallet, drills and measuring tape are ideal
  • Experience or education in construction trades, landscaping, architecture are all assets
  • G License and ease of navigation with a truck and trailer is a plus, our sites are currently located in the Wakefield region, however we work in Ottawa and Gatineau alike
  • Knowledge and ease with planting perennials, trees and shrubs is a benefit
  • Carpentry skills, experience and precision are invaluable

To apply, send us a short cover letter on what gives you heart and grit, and what you might bring to the team. We are also willing to discuss training the right candidate. Your next pair of steel toes is on us.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 to $25.00 /hour

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Heart and Grit Landscaping

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Gatineau, Quebec

Start Date

Apr 23, 2020

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