landscape technician

Scherer Gardening, Landscaping & Design - Dalkeith, ON (30+ days ago)

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Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills
Write specifications
Prepare contracts and tenders
Estimate costs
Read and interpret blueprints
Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Work Location Information
Various locations
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
Prepare presentation graphics and drawings
Prepare conceptual designs
Build models
Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease
Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions
Plant and move trees
Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products
Plan and co-ordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes
Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures
Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens
Assess the health of lawns