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Position: Landscape Sales/Estimator
Company: Allweather Landscape
Location: Toronto, Ontario

Allweather Landscape is a Toronto based firm, providing award winning, design, build and maintenance services since 1981. We are passionate about enhancing the landscape experience and continuing to be an industry leader. We are committed to providing an enriching team environment through motivation, personal and professional growth, fair compensation and continued educational opportunities.

We strive to promote eco-friendly services and sustainable practices in many ways including:

  • Sourcing material locally (from plants to soils, mulches, equipment etc…)
  • Incorporation of best practices which promote biodiversity starting from the ground up.
  • Advocating and using composted mulch fines, leaf mould and  worm castings  in place of synthetic fertilizers, improving the soil profile in our gardens is the first step to creating biodiversity in our landscapes.
  • Choosing plants that fit the space rather than altering the space to fit the plant, reducing the need for added irrigation, soil and nutrients.
  • We work in the downtown core of Toronto, with rooftop gardens and terraces, storm water management is always at the forefront, reducing the amount of runoff, increasing absorptive surfaces etc.
  • Ravine restoration planting is also a large part of the work we do in Toronto.

What We Offer

  • Enriching Team Environment
  • Personal/Professional Growth
  • Robust Training Opportunities
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Year-Round Opportunities
  • Flexible Benefits

Summary

The Landscape Sales/Estimator is responsible for executing the estimations for new landscape drawings and takeoffs for existing drawings. Bringing strong knowledge of construction best practices for landscaping purposes, a keen eye for detail, and excellent people and presentation skills, they will take the lead on estimation requirements, site measurements, product sourcing, and arranging material deliveries.

Job Characteristics

  • Passion and pride in your work
  • Read landscape drawings and understand them thoroughly
  • Accurately complete site measurements
  • Source products and arrange deliveries when required
  • Communicate professionally and clearly with co-workers, management, and clients
  • Present quotes and drawings with confidence
  • Demonstrate strong product knowledge
  • Be flexible and improvise in a dynamic environment
  • Handle high pressure situations and demonstrate strong time management skills

Skills & Qualifications

  • Must have informal/formal training and experience in the field of Horticulture, Landscape Design / Construction or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in a landscaping position
  • Experience in landscape design is an asset
  • Strong knowledge in landscape and construction best practices and interpreting drawings
  • Strong communication skills and ability to read presentations
  • Computer literate and have a command of Dynascape, LMN, SketchUp Microsoft Office and its tools
  • Capable of formulating an action plan to logically, efficiently and effectively complete daily work schedules within specified deadlines
  • Valid 'G' driver's license and a clean abstract

To Apply:

Please e-mail your resume and a brief covering letter to jessie@eiosolutions.com, as soon as possible and not later than March 19, 2021. Please use this subject line: Allweather Landscape - Landscape Sales/Estimator Application. No telephone calls, please. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Feb 19 2021    ID: 58744