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Landscape Lead Hand

Job Number: 2

Permanent   |  Ottawa, Ontario   |  Posted on Feb 01, 2021 ← Back

Working at Thunderbolt means being part of a large team with lots of equipment & resources to let you perform your best. We are currently looking to hire experienced Commercial Landscape Lead Hands for this spring. 

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Extensive knowledge/experience in the installation of interlock, retaining walls, concrete, armour stone etc.
  • Install and supervise planting of trees, shrubs, perennials, flowers etc. 
  • Sod and soil installation 
  • At least 3-years of experience landscaping.
  • A comprehensive knowledge of health & safety regulations for our profession.  
  • The ability to read plans and experience setting grades.
  • Have experience in the operation of equipment; mini ex, skid steers, tampers, diesel plates, sod rollers quick cuts etc.
  • A valid G drivers licence to operate company vehicles
  • Ability to maintain professional company image
  • Maintain weekly schedule
  • Strong communication skills including the ability to complete and submit paperwork daily.
  • The ability to supervise and motivate a crew.
  • Complete and submit paperwork related to any jobs, maintain written time records and work orders. 
  • Communicate issues relating to employee relations, equipment issues, customer issues – make suggestions for solutions 

The successful candidate(s) will receive:

  • Full time (year-round) employment with very competitive wages (to be discussed based on experience & references).
  • Long-term opportunity for advancement within the company.
  • Advanced training.
  • Health & dental benefits are available.
  • Deferred Profit-Sharing Plan

If you feel that you meet the criteria above and you are looking for a long-term position in our profession, then becoming a Lead Hand within our Commercial division may be the perfect fit for you. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Thunderbolt Contracting

Job Type



Ottawa, Ontario

Start Date

Apr 01, 2021

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