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Horticulturist/Gardeners Wanted in Toronto, ONTARIO


We are seeking experienced, reliable and highly motivated individuals to fill positions for horticulturist or gardener. If you possess a strong work ethic, and have a positive attitude we want you to be part of our company.

Location: ONTARIO, Canada

Pay: $17 - $20 an hour

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Experience: 
Horticultural: 1 year (Preferred)

Education: Secondary School (Preferred)

Licence: G (Required)

Language: English (Preferred)

Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

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Job Summary

  • Monday to Friday 8 to 12 hours (no long weekend work), but occasional weekend work maybe required throughout the summer and fall.
  • Look after garden beds on commercial sites, some sites you be at for 2 days a week
  • Cut, trim, blow, pick up litter and other duties as assigned by supervisors or crew leads.
  • Operate power equipment not limited to, mowers, trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers.
  • Pesticide exterminator license or PIC certified spray tech preferred, but willing to train so bed and curb weeds can be sprayed
  • Conduct daily inspections on vehicles and equipment, and report any damage or broken equipment.
  • Wear job specific PPE and complete a series of on line safety modules.
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations.
  • Attend a orientation day.

Job Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 1 year related landscape experience.
  • Capable of operating required equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Possess effective communication skills. You must be able to communicate with clients in a professional manner.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision, and as part of a team.
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time as well as carry out strenuous physical tasks.
  • Ability to lift up to 23 kg repeatedly throughout your shift.
  • Work outdoors in all types of weather, such as high heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, wind and cold.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including the occasional weekends.
  • Must have your own transportation to our yard.
  • Must have a clean G license, and supply a drivers abstract if operating a company vehicle.
  • Must have a smart phone with data plan to record daily hours worked on a time clock app.
  • Must wear a uniform , this is supplied at half cost to new employees.
How to Apply:  Go here now

 

Compensation

Salary for Horticulturist/Gardener $17.00 to $20.00 per hour based on experience.
Year round positions available to those interested in snow removal in winter.

Only those meeting the requirements will be contacted for an interview.