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Landscape technician

Posted by: Greenvalley Services Ltd.
Posting date: July 30, 2018      Closing date: July 30, 2019
Job location: Abbotsford - BC, Canada
Vacancy: 2
Job category: Landscape
Job id: 180730-37

Job description:


  • Abbotsford, BC
  •  Salary$25.00 / hour
  •  Vacancies2 Vacancies
  •  Employment groups: Youth, Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities,  Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Apprentices
  •  Terms of employmentPermanent, Full time40 to 50 hours / week
  •  Start dateAs soon as possible
  •  Employment conditions: Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend, Flexible hours

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Attention to detail, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Work in employer's/client's home, Urban area, Rural area, Various locations

Work Site Environment

Noisy, Outdoors

Personal Suitability

Flexibility, Reliability, Organized, Excellent written communication, Client focus

Additional Skills

Estimate costs, Read and interpret blueprints, Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens

Area of Specialization

Landscape design, Landscape construction, Plant knowledge and identification

Construction Specialization

Fieldstone paths, Stone garden walls, Retaining walls, Ornamental ponds, fountains and waterfalls

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

Manage landscaping projects, Prepare conceptual designs, Prepare presentation graphics and drawings, Survey and assess designated sites, Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease, Plant and move trees, Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products, Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens, Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures, Plan and co-ordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes, Direct crews who maintain the health and appearance of golf courses and their surrounding landscapes, Assess the health of lawns, Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions

Landscaping Experience

Residential projects, Commercial and/or industrial construction, Institutional construction, Cemetery or crematorium

Work Setting

Construction company, Garden centre, Lawn care company, Landscape contractor

 

How to apply

By email:

greenvalleyserviceltd@gmail.com

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