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Position: Landscape Maintenance Supervisor
Organization: Para Space Landscaping
Location: Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver, New West, North Van, Langley, etc. 

OUR STORY

Since August 1, 1979 Para Space has been an award winning leader in the Canadian landscape industry. We have been built on care for those we work for and those who work here. Our company has always provided progressive landscape maintenance programs, along with contemporary designs, installations, and ecologically conscious plant health care. We have been able to grow our operation through hard work, efficiency, innovation, and by enhancing the wellbeing of our employees.

Our active participation in trade associations has helped to advance our industry, especially in the areas of employee training and workplace safety. Para Space is the most accredited landscape firm in British Columbia. We were also voted one of BC Best Companies to work for by our staff. We are very proud of our staff’s level of education and the knowledge they bring to the job each day.

OUR MISSION

  • Enhancing the environment with reliable, high quality landscape services.
  • Cultivating lasting relationships with our clients and team.
  • Leading our industry with integrity and innovation.

OUR VISION

  • Being recognized as the best and getting there with the best.

JOB SUMMARY

We currently seek a passionate and reliable individual with the right skills and knowledge to join our friendly team of professionals in the role of Landscape Maintenance Supervisor. The primary function of the role is to lead and train happy teams to maintain existing efficiently to a high standard.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain landscapes in various settings (strata, commercial) to a high standard.
  • Plan and organize daily tasks for your crew
  • Communicate plans and progress reports to management
  • Provide training, instruction, and feedback to staff
  • Perform various landscaping tasks (lawn care, pruning, bedwork, pesticide application, planting, etc.)
  • Operate equipment (mowers, trimmers, edgers, blowers, etc.)
  • Provide friendly, helpful, professional customer service
  • Complete daily paperwork accurately and submit on time
  • Operate and maintain a work truck, stock tools, materials and equipment
  • Ensure safe work practices
  • Continually upgrade horticultural knowledge through in-hours and outside education
  • Work cooperatively to foster a harmonious working relationship with all co-workers and other departments

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Practical experience and knowledge in maintaining landscapes and leading crews
  • Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License
  • Industry accreditation (preferred)
  • BC IPM Pesticide Applicators Certificate
  • Level 1 First Aid
  • Punctual, trustworthy and reliable
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and deliver timely results
  • Positive and professional team attitude
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Physically demanding, hands-on work
  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs
  • Combination of standing, sitting, walking, bending, crouching, kneeling

COMPENSATION AND PERKS

  • Competitive wage ($22.76 hourly)
  • Benefits and RRSP (after 3 months)
    • MSP, Extended Health Care Expenses, Dental Care, Vision Care, EAP etc.
  • 4% paid vacation
  • Company Events
  • Education sponsorship

Please reply to this ad with your resume and cover letter to:
jobs@paraspaceinc.com

Candidates: Please note we thank all applicants for their interest, however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at GoodWork.ca.
 

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Para Space Landscaping - Environmental Impact
http://www.paraspaceinc.com/about-us/environmental-impact

Sustainable, eco-friendly landscaping and gardening - tips and resources
http://GoodWork.ca/landscaping

Eco-friendly gardening & landscaping jobs
http://GoodWork.ca/gardening

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jan 18 2018    ID: 43686