Landscape Maintenance Contractor - Worx Ltd

Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Job Detail

  • Location:
    Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Company:

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • College CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Hire supervise and schedule staff
  • Plan and direct grounds maintenance
  • Organize and direct planting of trees gardens and lawns
  • Organize and direct construction of fences decks and walls
  • Plan manage and supervise landscape construction work
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Tender and administer contracts
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Resolve work related problems

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people

Credentials

Certificates Licences Memberships and Courses 

  • Provincial licence/certification to apply chemical fertilizers fungicides herbicides and pesticides

Experience and Specialization

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Pick-up truck

Area of Specialization

  • Lawn care
  • Grounds maintenance

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Drivers validity licence check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending crouching kneeling

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Client focus
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Initiative
  • Team player

Additional requirements

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet home office etc.)?