Groundskeeper – Pitt Meadows

  • Company:
    CanMar Recruitment Inc.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    11 hours ago
  • Category:
    Alternative Medicine

The Groundskeeper will perform a range of general lawn maintenance duties, ensuring the health growth of plants, flowers, and landscaping structures. The Groundskeeper will report to the Maintenance Manager and will support maintenance duties where required. YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintain site landscaping; Maintain lawn, trees, shrubs, flowers, turf and irrigation; Fertilize lawn, trees, flowers and shrubs, and spread mulch where required; Trim trees, hedges and shrubs regularly, preventing and eliminating weeds; Operate and maintain hand tools (i.e. loppers, saws, and shovels); Operate and maintain trucks and power tools; Utilize insecticides, fertilizers and chemical sprays to treat diseases; Keep grounds free from trash, litter and debris; empty trash receptacles; Conduct basic irrigation audits and perform basic irrigation repairs; Remove snow during the winter with shovel or snow blower; Requirements WHAT YOU BRING: Valid Drivers License; Proficiency in using manual and power tools in a safe manner; ability to operate heavy equipment; Ability to follow instructions; Availability to work occasional overtime as required; and Physical agility and dexterity, capable of lifting and carrying up to 50lbs. You Are ORGANIZED, capable of working on various projects in parallel and tracking the growth of plants, proactively caring for its health and ensuring an aesthetically pleasing landscape. You Are DETAIL ORIENTED, paying close attention to signs of rot, pests, or plant unrest. YOUR EXPERIENCE: 1+ year of groundskeeping or landscaping experience; Experience with pest management and basic lawn maintenance; WHAT OUR CLIENT OFFERS: Competitive Compensation Package Rapid growth and advancement potential Learning and development opportunities Dynamic and innovative environment Exceptional culture If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply with an updated resume in MS Word Format. Due to the volume of resumes wereceive, only those applicantswhose skill set match our requirements will be contacted. All applicants must have legalauthorization to work in Canada for an unlimited period of time.