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landscaping foreman/woman


Source: Job Bank

Location

Medicine Hat, AB
T1A8E2

Salary

$29.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 40 to 70 hours per week
  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Tasks

  • Direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
  • Organize planting of trees, gardens and lawns
  • Plan and direct grounds maintenance
  • Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Read blueprints and drawings
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Resolve work problems, provide technical advice and recommend measures to improve productivity and product quality
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Maintain internal record-keeping system
  • Co-ordinate project
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Supervision

  • 3-4 people
  • Staff in various areas of responsibility

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Pick-up truck
  • Small engine equipment
  • Tractor mower
  • Skidsteer

Security and safety

  • Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Vehicle supplied by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

  • Experience an asset

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities
  • Other benefits
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available
  • Wellness program

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