Horticultural Team Member- Bala, Ontario

Employer Name: Water's Edge Landscaping - Chris Reynolds
Location/Address: 3343-3 Hwy 169 Bala, Ontario, P0C 1A0
Application Deadline: All season
Phone: 705-762-1110 ext 21 Fax - 705-762-1117
Email: chris@watersedgelandscaping.com
Hours of Work: 40-60 Weekdays and Weekends
Wages: $15- $18 depending on experience
Duties & Qualifications:

HORTICULTURAL TEAM MEMBER

Reports to Horticultural Project Leader

 

The Horticultural Team Member is expected to be a reliable, conscientious, laborer to perform general landscape tasks to assist their team with the beautification of our client’s gardens and lawn care.

 

Position Description (but not limited to)

 

  • Move and spread soil and landscaping materials (soil, mulch, pea stone, sod & flagstone) using shovels and wheelbarrows
  • Plant trees, shrubs, perennials and annuals
  • Apply fertilizers, organic pest/disease products and or water to gardens and planters as needed/instructed.
  • Perform spring and fall clean-ups (leaf removal, tarping, raking, edging)
  • Deadhead spent blooms of perennials and annuals
  • Clean walkways, patios, docks, decks, AstroTurf and driveways of organic debris
  • Weed and generally groom garden, border areas and planters
  • Prune shrubs, trees, perennials using appropriate equipment
  • Use string-line trimmer as required
  • Transplant, split and divide plants as required
  • Top dress lawns
  • Place planters, pots, barrels and patio furniture in appropriate locations
  • Load/unload tools and supplies from work vehicles in a safe manner
  • Assist in maintaining the professional appearance of company vehicles, tools and power equipment
  • Complete daily time log, and help with daily paperwork as required
  • Work outdoors in varying conditions (i.e. biting insects, indigenous wildlife, various temperatures, inclement weather)
  • Varying seasonal hours. Peak season may require up to 60 hr/week
Requirements:

Physical Demands

 

  • Manual lifting and carrying
  • Repetitive motions
  • Hand/wrist vibration
  • Occasional use of hammer, nails, level or ladder
  • Occasional work in inclement weather
  • Standing, bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Work alongside the water edge i.e.: ponds, lakes, rivers
How To Apply:

 

Please apply by Phone 705-762-1110

Fax- 705-762-1117

Email chris@watersedgelandscaping.com

Job Type: Seasonal
Full Time Hours Per Week: 40-60 hours per week
Advertising Method: General Ad


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Water’s Edge Landscaping in Bala, Ontario is looking for a Horticultural Team Member for the season