Turf Care Team Member- Bala, Ontario

A Landscape Company in Bala is hiring a Turf Care Team member!

For more about this job please call 1-800-461-5541

Application Deadline: June 1, 2021
Hours of Work: 40+
Wages: TBD
Duties & Qualifications:

Reports to Horticultural Project Leader

The Turf Care Team Member is expected to be a reliable, conscientious, labourer and to perform general turf care tasks to assist with the beautification of our customer’s properties.

Position Description (but not limited to)

  • Maintain the professional appearance of company vehicles, tools and power equipment
  • Use of string-line trimmer, mower, edger and steamer
  • Equipment check before leaving the yard i.e.: check oil and gas levels
  • Ensure supplies and tools are stocked and on truck based on daily requirements – gas, oil, trimmer line etc.
  • Maintain proper care of equipment, tools and supplies (parts for gas cans, cleaning of grass chutes and catch bags, blow debris from trailer, blades are sharp etc.)
  • Follow procedures as required for tool and power equipment repair
  • Ensure customer requests are completed
  • Ensure tidiness of every property, attention to detail and “WOW” factor – remove grass clumps, clean walkways, patios, docks, decks, astro turf and driveways of organic debris
  • Organize and accurately complete paperwork
  • Complete monthly vehicle reports, ensure truck is kept clean, promptly address vehicle maintenance 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:

Qualifications:

  • Familiar with the use of lawn equipment – backpack blowers, line trimmers, walk behind mower, zero turn mower
  • Holds a valid “G” license with clean record (max 3pts.)

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
Job Type: Seasonal
Full Time Hours Per Week: 40+
Advertising Method: Blind Ad


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