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labourer, landscape


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB
T2Z4T1

Salary

$18.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Seasonal
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 44 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Will train

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Sports field
  • Various locations
  • Landscape maintenance
  • Park and recreation sites

Tasks

  • Assist with landscape constructions
  • Tying
  • Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
  • Cut grass
  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Lay sod or seed
  • Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Pick-up truck
  • Small engine equipment
  • Weed trimmer/edger

Security and safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available

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