Hedgehog Landscaping

Job Opening

Calling Summer Students & Casual Labour Seekers! We are looking for a general labourer to grow our team at Hedgehog Landscaping. If you qualify, please call 780 778 0666

Skills Required:

  • Good written and verbal communication skills for reading instructions and drawings, recording work done and responding to the public

  • Ability to follow safety instructions and have positive safe work attitude

  • A self motivated team player that demonstrates a positive can-do attitude

  • Physically capable of performing the duties assigned to the class including performing heavy manual labour for extended periods of time under various weather conditions

  • Ability to operate various hand tools, small power tools and small power equipment that are necessary for the landscape construction work that is assigned

  • Able to work at heights such as on a ladder, scaffolding or in a bucket truck

  • Valid Emergency Level First Aid with CPR Certificate is an asset

General Overview of Expected Duties:

  • Performing labour duties related to landscape construction, restoration and site reclamation work for gardens, amenities and green spaces

  • Assisting with minor grading and leveling, seed and sod, and planting of various plant materials

  • Assisting with installation, replacement and repair of playground equipment, fixtures and components

  • Assisting with construction, conservation and repairs to stairs and walkways, bollards and retaining walls

  • Moving and transporting waste and materials; loading and unloading materials from trucks

  • Using hand tools such as rakes, shovels, stake pounders, carpentry tools, construction related hand tools

  • Operating small power tools and equipment such as power drills and circular saws

  • Performing landscape construction tasks using a variety of power machinery such as tampers, driven turf rollers and tillers

  • Reading written instructions and reading surface grading and drawings plans

  • Performing related duties as required

 

2 Comments to "Job Opening"

  1. Nicole Whaley says:

    Hello,
    I am a student currently at NAIT in Bus. Admin. I am looking for a position during the summer around the beginning of May. I have experience with manual labour and hand tools and enjoy working outside.
    I would appreciate any additional info or feedback from you.
    Thank you,
    Nicole

    • patrysha says:

      Nicole, your best bet is to call Judith and Ernst. It’s a small family run operation and the website is fairly new, so I’m not sure if they’ll get a chance to check on the website for feedback and responses, but if you call and leave a message they will get back to you. – Patrysha the Publicist

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