Landscape Construction Labourer
Horizon Landscape Contractors is currently looking for a Landscape Construction Labourer. Labourers will assist the Foreman to complete all assigned projects on time. These projects are full scope commercial landscape construction sites, including concrete, irrigation, fencing and landscape features. The successful candidate will undergo on-the-job training and should have some experience and familiarity with outdoor construction. The successful candidate will be punctual, detail oriented and a quick learner who is eager to effectively utilize the experience, knowledge and expertise of their Foreman in a fast paced, deadline oriented environment.
• Promotes a positive safety culture with a target for zero incidents
• Work under a Construction Foreman to complete the installation of landscapes
• Approaches continuous learning with motivation
• Ensures proper maintenance of machinery and tools used
• May perform other related duties as assigned
Requirements and Qualifications:
• Valid driver’s license
• Team oriented individual that is able to perform independently with minimal supervision
• Punctual and detail oriented
• Aptitude for physically demanding, outdoor work.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Additional Qualifications Considered Assets
• Experience in Hardscape installation including but not limited to: laying base, interlocking stone, retaining wall construction, and grading and drainage
• Experience in Softscape installation including but not limited to: laying sod, planting trees and shrubs, installation of base material/soil/mulch, all in accordance with industry standards
• Experience in reading site plans
• Ability to operate both skid/track loaders and mini-excavators
• Knowledge of plant ID
Horizon Landscape Contractors is a local landscaping company doing business throughout the lower mainland for the last 20+ years. As a leader in the landscape construction industry, Horizon has been the recipient of several awards including winner of the VRCA Presidents Trade Award 2013, the Contractor of the Year Award by the BC society of Landscape Architects in 2012, as well as, being named fastest growing landscape company in Canada by PROFIT magazine.
Horizon Landscape contractor’s offers an exceptional work environment with effort being rewarded, approachable management, and room to grow with our company. If this posting interests you, please apply.