Landscape Gardeners


Employer: Elaine Collicutt and Sons Property Maintenance Ltd.

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Location: 314 Stanford Lake Rd, Chester, Nova Scotia

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Responsibilities:

Our Landscaping Gardeners are the face of our company. Our staff must be able to perform their duties in a competent, friendly manner, and take pride in the quality of work they provide for our customers. We offer competitive wages for the industry and although seasonal in nature, full time hours are available.
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Landscape Gardener is responsible for:
Providing Landscaping and Gardening Services
· Maintaining and performing property care
· Transporting supplies and equipment to work sites
· Constructing and planting gardens
· Watering, fertilizing, weeding, pruning, planting shrubs, trees and seedlings
· Cleaning out and restructuring garden areas, lawns,
Providing Customer Service
· Remain positive and professional while serving our clients

Required Skills:

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
The Landscape Gardener must know:
· Basic horticultural principles and knowledge or willingness to learn (is an asset)
· Safe and proper use of tools, equipment (training provided)
The Landscape Gardener should be able to:
· Interact well with customer’s/property owners
· Use time effectively to fulfill the expectations for the work day

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES
The Landscape Gardener should demonstrate the following competencies:
Essential Employability Skills
Organizational/Core Competencies
· Attention to Detail
· Team player
· Customer service
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The typical physical demands of the Landscape Gardener include:
· Motion Parameters:
Use upper limbs to shovel, rake and hoe work areas and for using hand tools, machinery
Use proper body mechanics while bending, lifting.
· Work Environment:
Required to work outside in varying weather conditions – heat, rain or cooler temperatures and may be required to work some weekends.

How To Apply:

Please apply with resume to Elaine Collicutt either in person at
314 Stanford Lake Road, Chester NS or by email to [email protected] As we are hiring for other positions please indicate Landscape Gardener in subject line. Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.



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