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Landscape worker ( Landscape Foreman )

Company: Unity Sod Farm Ltd
Wage: $12-18
Date Posted: March 26, 2013
Closing Date: April 25, 2013
Position is: FT
Hours Per Week: 44 (Seasonal)
How To Apply:
Job Description:

Work Setting:

Park or public area, Golf course, Sports field, Cemetery, Commercial establishment, Private home, Farm, Institution (hospital, school or church)

Type of Machinery or Equipment:

Sod cutter, Fork-lift, Tractor, Snow removal truck, Pick-up truck, Small engine equipment

Specific Skills:

Assist with landscape constructions, Cart and spread topsoil and other materials, Lay sod or seed, Apply fertilizers, Clear snow (manually, mechanized equipment, truck or scraper), Repair and maintain equipment, Write daily basic progress reports

Own Tools/Equipment:

Steel-toed safety boots, Safety glasses/goggles, Gloves

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Site Environment:

Outdoors, Noisy, Dusty, Hot

Transportation/Travel Information:

Own transportation, Vehicle supplied by employer, Valid driver\'s licence

Essential Skills:

Reading text, Document use, Numeracy, Writing, Oral communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing, Significant use of memory, Finding information, Continuous learning
Work Site Location:
Various locations
Minimum Requirements / Work Experience:
Experience an asset

Other Job Requirements:
Transportation Required
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