Job Post

Grounds Keeper

Posted on February 19, 2021

A locally owned landscape business located in Carrying Place, providing design, build and maintenance services in Quinte West, Prince Edward County and surrounding areas since 2002, is looking to hire a FT Seasonal Grounds Keeper.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Write specifications
  • Survey and assess designated sites
  • Weed, prune and trim trees and plants, plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Lay sod or seed, cut grass, cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Assist with landscape constructions
  • Apply fertilizers, water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment

Qualifications

  • 2 – 3 years of relevant working experience, OSSD or equivalent
  • Knowledge and comfort in operating weed trimmer/edger, tractor, small engine equipment, pick-up truck, chain saw, automated irrigation system, tractor mower
  • Own vehicle, valid driver’s license
  • Experience operating a pick up truck and trailer

Additional Information

  • Criminal Record Check and Clean Driver Abstract must be provided upon offer of employment
  • FT Seasonal, weekdays and weekends dependent on projects assigned
  • Must have safety work boots, safety gloves, masks
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • $15.50 – $18.00/hr dependent on experience, 40 hours per week

Qualified candidates submit resume to henrietteh@careeredge.on.ca


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