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Landscaper

Job Number: NC001

Permanent   |  Rocky Mountain House, Alberta   |  Posted on Jun 23, 2020 ← Back

Newcart Contracting (1993) Ltd o/a Newcart Contract Ltd is seeking one experienced landscaper to care for its facilities and habitat located at NW-9-38-6 W5, Rocky Mountain House, Alberta T4T 1B3. 

Job details

  • Location: NW 9-38-6 W5

Rocky Mountain House, AB T4T 1B3

  • Salary: $28.00 / hour
  • Vacancies: 1 Vacancy
  • Employment groups: Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Canadians, Permanent Residents of Canada
  • Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time 40 hours / week
  • Start date: 2020-08-10
  • Benefits: Disability benefits, Medical benefits, Dental benefits
  • Employment conditions: Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend, Flexible hours
  • Employer doesn’t cover the relocation costs

 

Job requirements

 

Languages: English

 

Education: Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

 

Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

 

Own Tools/Equipment: Steel-toed safety boots, Gloves

 

Security and Safety: Driving record check (abstract)

 

Transportation/Travel Information: Own vehicle, Valid driver's license

 

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Attention to detail, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Ability to distinguish between colours, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling

 

Work Location Information:

Work in employer's/client's home, Rural area, Remote location, Relocation costs not covered by employer, Willing to relocate

 

Work Site Environment: Dangerous, Odours, At heights, Noisy, Outdoors

 

Personal Suitability: Organized, Excellent written communication, Excellent oral communication, Flexibility, Reliability, Team player, Effective interpersonal skills

 

Additional Skills: Estimate costs, Write specifications, Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens

 

Animal Specializations: Marine fish, Experience with fish habitats considered an asset.

 

Area of Specialization:

Landscape design, Landscape construction, Plant knowledge and identification, Forklift

 

Construction Specialization:

Fieldstone paths, Stone garden walls, Rock gardens, Retaining walls, Ornamental ponds, fountains and waterfalls

 

Equipment and Machinery Experience:

Lawn mowers, Loader

 

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills:

Manage landscaping projects, Survey and assess designated sites, Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions, Plan and co-ordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes, Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures, Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens, Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products

 

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated:

Front end loader, Backhoe excavator, loader

 

Landscaping Experience

Residential projects, Commercial and/or industrial construction, Park and recreation sites

 

Work Setting:

Construction company, Landscape contractor

 

How to apply

By email: lkitching@newcartcontracting.com

 

Intended job posting audience:

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.


Job summary

Company

Newcart Contracting (1993) Ltd

Job Type

Permanent

Location

Rocky Mountain House, Alberta

Start Date

Aug 10, 2020


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