Lawn Maintenance Crew Member

Scarlet Oak Landscape Management Inc. - Barrie, ON (23 days ago)

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Scarlet Oak Landscape Management Inc. is a leading landscape maintenance company recognized for taking care of its employees, customers and landscapes. Our area of expertise is maintaining healthy and appealing landscapes for residential and commercial properties. We take pride in our dedicated staff whose goal is to maintain beautiful lawns, trees and shrubs. Scarlet Oak Landscape Management Inc. is a growing company and looking for individuals who are passionate about positively sustaining the environment and providing our customers with exceptional landscapes. We believe it’s our people that make the difference and provide a competitive compensation and benefit package and training/apprenticeship opportunities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plant and maintain lawns, shrubs and trees on both residential and commercial sites
  • Operate and maintain a variety of equipment including zero turn lawn mowers, push mowers, line trimmers, tillers, sod cutters, chain saws and aerators
  • Interact with customers to troubleshoot and solve landscape problems

Skills & Abilities:

  • Thorough knowledge of different plant, shrub and tree varieties and standard horticultural practices i.e. planting, pruning, fertilizing, etc.
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Problem solving
  • Attention to detail is Mandatory
  • Ability to take direction and complete tasks on time
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and jobs
  • Ability to make decisions and work independently

Working Conditions:

  • Love of working outdoors is essential and the willingness to work in bad weather conditions i.e. rain, high humidity and heat and cold weather
  • Can lift a minimum of 25 kilograms
  • During the peak season is willing to work a six day work week with extended hours

Qualifications:

  • Two years of employed experience in lawn maintenance
  • ‘G’ class Ontario driver’s licence

START DATE: IMMEDIATELY

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Lawn Cutting: 2 years (Preferred)

Licence:

  • G Class Driver's Licence (Required)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)