Landscape Horticulturist Lead

  • Company:
    Cedar Fair
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    19 hours ago
  • Category:
    Biotech / Science

Oversee and work alongside a small team of Landscape Technicians.This position pays $19.50 per hour.Supervise, motivate and appraise staffIdentify, plan and organize the completion of daily tasksCultivate, prune, edge, mulch, fertilize, irrigate and plant assorted collections of woody and herbaceous plant material displays (trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials)Recognize plant disease/insect problems and implementing appropriate control measures when required as part of an Integrated Pest Management programAssist with landscape maintenance (turf, arboriculture and construction), and other duties as requiredMinimum 2-5 years of experience in a landscape environmentDiploma/certificate in horticulture or related field is an assetCertificate of qualification- Horticultural Technician and/or Canadian Certified Horticultural Technician (CNLA) – Landscape Maintenance is an assetMinistry of Environment Land Exterminator license in one of Landscape, Industrial Vegetation or Forestry an assetPlant identification skills and knowledge of cultural practices related to maintenance of herbaceous and woody plants an assetFamiliar with Ontario Health and Safety Act (OHSA) and the requirements for industrial establishmentsAble to meet the physical requirements of the job including: bending, lifting, utilizing hand tools and working in various weather conditionsAble to drive a small stake truck and experience in the safe use of small power equipmentAble to work Monday-Friday 6am-2:30pm; weekends on shift rotation from 6am until 11amReliable transportation outside of public transitValid Ontario Driver’s License (class G/G2)Minimum 18 years of age is required to be considered for this roleMust provide own CSA approved safety footwearAble to wear personal protective equipment deemed necessary to perform this job safely (may include; gloves, mask and/or face shield, non-slip shoes etc)