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Landscape Technician
Posted date [Feb-14-18]  (ID: 181908)
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Company: Aztec Landscaping Ltd.

Business information: We are inspired by quality landscapes that last. We attempt to achieve that standard with every task we perform, and our mission is to develop world class landscapers.

Business address:  9655 128 Ave Grande Prairie, AB T8V 4N4 

Work Location: Different projects in Grande Prairie, Clairmont, Sexsmith, Wembley and Beaverlodge, AB.  

Type of Employment: Full Time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

 

Job Description:

  • Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures
  • Construction of retaining walls
  • Construction of paving stone and concrete patio’s and pathways
  • Construction of water features
  • Plant and move trees and shrubs
  • Apply fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn/plant care products
  • Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens
  • Assess the health of turf and plants
  • Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, and repairing damaged landscapes
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens

 

 

Requirements:

-Education: Completion of high school is required

-Experience: Minimum 2 years of experience as a Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Labourer is required. In the event that the candidate does not have 2 years of experience as a Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Labourer then specialized courses or industry-related training or post-secondary certification in landscaping and/or horticulture are required.

-Worker must be able to work outside in extreme weather conditions, including rain/snow in the winter.

 

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

 

Salary: $28.00 to $30.00 hourly, 35-60 hours per week

 

Benefits: Uniforms, basic/specialty PPE provided

 

Important Information:

Regular work schedule will be Monday to Friday with shifts that vary between 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM with occasional Saturdays with shifts that also vary from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.   Winter schedule will be Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM unless snow requires additional shifts to replace.

Employee will always work a minimum of 30 hours regardless of the weather condition.

 

Apply by e-mail to: reception@azteclandscaping.ca

Apply by mail to: 9655 128 Ave Grande Prairie, AB T8V 4N4

Job Title Landscape Technician
Company Name Aztec Landscaping Ltd.
Email
Category Category -> Construction / Facilities
Job Type Job Type -> Full-Time
Salary
Location Grande Prairie
Area Location -> AB - Other