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Pinnacle Rockscapes - Landscape Technician

Posted Until:

November 2017

Company Name:

Pinnacle Rockscapes

Job Title:

Landscape Technician

Job Location:

Barrie, Simcoe County and Area

Hours per Week:

50-60 hrs

Varied Shifts:

no

Days of the Week Required:

Monday to Friday ( Occasionally Saturday Possible )

Hourly Wage:

20.00- 24.00 hr

Job Description:

  • Responsible for hardscape and softscape landscape construction
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications to assist with landscape constructions
  • Construct gardens, retaining walls, and interlocking/natural stone walkways, patios and driveways, etc.
  • Plant trees, shrubs, flowers, and bulbs
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other required materials
  • Lay sod or seed; grading (soil); and tree staking
  • Utilize hand tools, power tools, and other necessary equipment to complete job tasks
  • Move and transport materials using shovels, wheelbarrows, carts, dollies and manual lifting
  • Perform other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments , shop + equipment
  • Conduct daily safety inspections of tools and equipment
  • Follow directions from foreman
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations
  • Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

Qualifications:

  • Completion of college, vocational, or technical training
  • Landscape Technician Certificate 
  • Construct gardens, retaining walls, and interlocking/natural stone walkways, patios and driveways, etc.
  • Ability to survey and assess designated sites
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications
  • Plant knowledge and identification, and experience in plant care
  • Competent in the use of power tools (quick cut saws, chain saws, plate tampers, power wheel barrows, skills saws, sod cutter, rototiller, drills, etc.)
  • Physically fit with strong stamina
  • Basic measurement and calculation skills
  • Ability to follow safe working procedures
  • Excellent observation skills and a strong attention to detail
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team
  • Speak, read, and write English
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license. A license is an asset.

 

Certificates or Licenses Required:

Landscape Technician Certificate

How to Apply: Call 705-716-6275 or Email twcochrane@inclinedplanelandscape.com

Contact Name: Tyler Cochrane

For Office Use Only: CC-2016

Date Posted: March 23, 2017 BB