Gardening & Yard Work for Seniors

Seniors on Site - Ottawa, ON (4 months ago)

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Seniors on Site is a family-owned home care services company providing quality and compassionate care to seniors. As we continue into the gardening & yard work season, we are looking for mature individuals (age 40+), preferably located in the east end of Ottawa (Orleans) to join our team that are interested in helping seniors with yard work, gardening, and yard and garden clean-up and ongoing maintenance. Ideal for retired or semi-retired individuals wanting to make a difference in our community.

PART-TIME / CASUAL

Duties include anything from: yard clean-up, raking, weeding, soil turnover, edging, planting, mulching, pruning, grass cutting, cleaning/moving patio stones, hedge cutting, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Skill and experience in gardening and yard work
  • Fairly open availability throughout the week
  • Compassionate, reliable, punctual, strong ability to stick with commitments
  • Police Record Check for the Vulnerable Sector 1 year recent, or willing to obtain one
  • Able to provide at least two professional references
  • Asset: Valid driver's license and access to a vehicle
  • Asset: Previous experience providing care to seniors/elderly individuals

Please note that we will only consider applications that address the above requirements.

We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest but only those who meet the requirements will be contacted.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $18.00 to $22.00 /hour

Experience:

  • gardening & yard work: 1 year (Required)
  • senior support: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Ottawa, ON (Required)

Licence:

  • are you at least 40 years of age (Required)
  • driver;s license & own vehicle (Preferred)

Language:

  • fluent English (Required)