Job Posting

Landscape Gardener

Salary: $26.00/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists (2225)
NOC Job Title: Landscape Gardener
Expires in 73 days
Expires: 2022-02-12
Last Updated: 2021-10-15

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Job Number: 702295




Job Location(s)

16853 105A Ave.
Surrey, British Columbia
V4N 3H6, Canada

Job Description

F/T Landscape Gardener

 

Yamato Landscaping Inc. is seeking a fulltime Landscape Gardener to join our team. This position is permanent.

 

Job Description/Duties:

-       Perform planting, grooming and maintenance of private and public gardens and lawns

-       Assess the health of lawns, mow lawns, cut brushes, weed and rake

-       Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease

-       Trim and prune hedges, trees and shrubs, including hand pruning

-       Ensure high quality grounds maintenance services and supervise the productivity and work flow of our crews

-       Consult with clients, assess sites, propose ideas and design according to clients’ request

-       Plan and prepare clients’ landscape as a member of our team

-       Calculate construction costs such as labour and materials

-       Construct decking, fencing, walls and courtyards, and lay down paving

-       Consult, plan, construct and maintain Japanese-style gardens and similar-style garden structures

-       Provide advice to clients on plant selection and care

-       Ensure all work is carried out in a safe and conscientious manner

-       Maintain tools and machinery

 

Skills and Qualification Requirements:

-       Completion of secondary school

-       Minimum 3 years of working experience as gardener, specialising in grounds maintenance or landscape maintenance

-       Minimum one year of working experience in creating/constructing Japanese-style gardens as landscape gardener

-       Ability to perform all the above duties

-       Ability to perform with quality in tight schedule and/or fast paced work environment

-       Knowledge of different plants and their required growing conditions

-       Knowledge of Asian plants/fruit trees and their required growing conditions

-       Experience and skills to perform hand pruning using hand pruning saw and scissors effectively and properly without supervision

-       Knowledge of constructing Japanese-style garden/rock garden

-       Communication skills in English

-       Able to work outdoors in most of various weather conditions which may include heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise and cold

-       Knowledge and skills in using of tools and machinery

-       Physically fit as the work often requires to bend, stoop, lift, pull, push, squat and stand for long periods of time

-       Customer service skills

-       Able to work day, evening, shift, weekend, overtime

-       Able to work in a team with respectable manner both to customers and to co-workers

 

Salary and working hours:

-       $26.00/hour, 35hrs/week

 

Work Location: Various clients’ location sites in lower mainland

Business Address: 16853 105A Ave., Surrey, BC V4N3H6

 

Please e-mail your resume at yamatolands.gardener@gmail.com

*Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

*Please respect our guideline to apply for this position. We only accept resumes sent us by email.


How to Apply

Expiring: Feb 12, 2022