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landscaping supervisor


Source: Job Bank

Location

Campbell River, BC
V9H1N1

Salary

$27.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Dangerous
  • At heights
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Hire, supervise and schedule staff
  • Plan and direct grounds maintenance
  • Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens and lawns
  • Plan and estimate labour and materials
  • Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Read blueprints and drawings
  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Resolve work related problems

Supervision

  • More than 20 people
  • Contractors
  • Staff in various areas of responsibility

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

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

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Chain saw
  • Forklift
  • Front end loader
  • Pick-up truck
  • Small engine equipment
  • Sod cutter
  • Tractor mower

Area of work experience

  • Snow removal

Area of specialization

  • Lawn care
  • Tree service
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Landscape construction

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves
  • Safety vest

Personal suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Gratuities

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Other benefits
  • Transportation provided by employer

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