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Landscape Technician – Maintenance

Landscape Technician – Maintenance

Wages : $18 - $20/ hour based on experience

Job Description

Universal Landscaping, a division of the Universal Group, provides a variety of landscaping services, including winter services in the landscaping off season. We are looking for a hard working, energetic team player to join our Landscaping Team, as a landscape technician. If you take pride in your work and are looking for a company where you can utilize your skills and grow APPLY NOW!

Hiring for both full time and part time positions*

Landscape Technicians are responsible for performing manual duties to maintain landscaped areas for residential and commercial properties to a high degree of tidiness and horticultural excellence.

If you have a passion for working outside and enjoy a challenge, this is the job for YOU!

Physically demanding manual labour in all weather conditions, for 8+ hours a day

Responsibilities

  • Work with Crew Lead to complete all sites safely, on time and to the given maintenance standard
  • Lawn care: mow, line trim, and power edge
  • Garden bed care: weed, rake, cultivate, water and prune
  • Site clean ups: blow, debris removal, litter removal
  • Follow all health and safety regulations including wearing the appropriate protective equipment (PPE)
  • Install softscape materials (i.e. soil, mulch, sod, seed, fertilizer, lime, plant material)
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Ability to perform physically demanding manual labour, in all weather conditions, for 8+ hours per day
  • Ability to take direction, adjust to change, and work as a team
  • Experience with installing hardscapes and softscapes is considered an asset.
  • Experience in the landscape industry is considered an asset
  • Class 5 Driver’s Licence is considered an asset

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