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Elemental Hardscapes Ltd.

Description: NOC Code: 2225
Province:
BC

Job Title: Landscape Technician (NOC: 2225)

Employer: Elemental Hardscapes Ltd.

Location: 139 Meadowbrook Ridge Victoria, BC V9E 1J5

Salary: $24/hr for 40 hrs per week

Vacancy: 1 vacancy

Employment groups to include: persons with disabilities, indigenous, newcomers to Canada, student, and vulnerable youth

Terms of employment: Term or contract/ full time

Start Date: as soon as possible

Job Requirements:

Languages

  • English

Education

  • Minimum: Secondary high school graduate certificate
  • Certificate in related field is an asset.

Experience

  • At least 2-3 years of work experience in landscaping or any related fields.

Credentials

  • Certified Allen block wall installer
  • Certified IIABC irrigation installer
  • Class 5 drivers’ license with a clean record

Duties:

  • Plan and construct landscaped environments, which may include trees, lawns, fences, decks, patios, gravel and other landscape structures.
  • Assess the health of lawns or gardens, and apply fertilizer, pesticides and other lawn care products.
  • Installing, operating and maintaining watering systems.
  • Plant and maintain private gardens and lawns.
  • Interacts with clients and proposes ideas or options for different type of landscaping.
  • Use of landscape installation tools and equipment.
  • Work in team and work in all weather conditions.
  • Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease, and apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions.
  • Plan and co-ordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes.
  • Operate tools such as lawn mowers, trimmers, tractors, and blowers.
  • Help with garden maintenance, weeding, trimming, and raking.
  • Do green waste trips, load and unload the vehicles.
  • Pickup and install soil, mulch, weed barrier, rocks.
  • Plant hedges, flowers, shrubs, and trees.
  • Rake, blow, sweep and tidy sites.

Specific Skills

  • Knowledge of Aristokrat tile cutting and installation
  • Knowledge of structural rock wall building
  • Knowledge of Interlocking brick for driveways and patios
  • Knowledge of perimeter drainage and city connections
  • Knowledge of water line replacement

Work Conditions:

  • Repetitive tasks, Work under pressure, Physically demanding, Overtime maybe required

Capabilities

  • Able to install and troubleshoot irrigation systems
  • Able to operate mini excavator in tight spaces
  • Able to operate bobcat
  • Able to drive dump truck
  • Able to drive dump truck with both 12 and 22 foot trailer
  • Able to back up, unload and load trailers safely

How to Apply

  • Email:  layelement@gmail.com
Job posting end date : 2021-04-24
Job Posting Start Date: 2021-03-23

To apply for this job email your details to layelement@gmail.com