Landscape and Horticulture Technician Needed!

Occupation/trade:

Sector:
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations
Occupation:
Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists
 
Consult the National Occupational Classification for descriptions of these occupations
Number of vacancies of this type:
1

Description

Earthlings Inc. is a landscape company serving Lethbridge, Alberta. We strive to bring expertise and creativity to the design and construction of landscapes in the Lethbridge area, creating enjoyable landscapes that thrive in their environment. Website : earthlingsinc.ca Earthlings has years of experience in landscape design with a thorough knowledge of plants that grow in Alberta, and are skilled in the area of landscape construction. The complex nature of our projects requires employment of individuals who take pride in their work, are detail oriented, efficient, and dedicated to learning.    We are looking for landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists. Duties may include but are not limited to:         • Construct landscaped environments which may include installation of trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios, retaining walls, irrigation systems and other landscape elements. * Loading, transportation an operation of construction equipment such as skidsteers, mini excavators,  compaction equipment, and other equipment used for the construction of landscapes. * Interpretation of landscape plans for the construction of landscapes. Applicants must have an international driver's license, minimum 4 years landscape construction experience, over 100 hours experience in running landscape equipment, and have the physical capability of working with heavy materials in year-round weather conditions.

Training:

Training / Diplomas:
High School Diploma
This training or diploma is
essential

Linguistic skills:

French Level:
Good
French language is
preferable
English Level:
Good
English language is
essential

Professional experience:

Area of professional experience:
Number of years of professional experience requiried:
min. 4
max. 
This professional experience and its duration are
preferable

Contract

Contract type:
Open-end contract

Salary

Salary:
hourly
Amount ($CAN):
from 15.00 to 19.00

Work benefits and bonuses:

Accommodation provided:
yes
Travel expenses to job covered:
yes
Moving expenses covered:
yes

Place of work:

Alberta, Lethbridge

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