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Position: Landscape Services Supervisor
Company: MetroWorks (H.R.D.A Enterprises Ltd)
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

In conjunction with our social enterprise renovation company (Full Circle Renovators) and Common Roots Urban Farm we are seeking a Landscape Services Supervisor.

This role will provide landscaping services to business clients in the Halifax/ Dartmouth Metro area. We have partnered with a large investment property company and will be working closely with their staff to implement new plans to improve the curb appeal around apartment buildings.

As immediate needs are met there will be an emphasis on removing sod and naturalizing landscapes using native plants. Also, repairing and rebuilding aging hardscapes i.e. retaining walls, grading & drainage

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide support for property improvements around established apartment buildings.
  • Working closely with other staff to remove and restore garden beds.
  • Prune and remove dead plants from landscape.
  • Working with other staff test soil and add amendments as needed to improve soil and ensure good plant health.
  • Experience working with Landscape Architects and installing landscapes using Permaculture practices would be an asset
  • Experience and proven ability to train and supervise staff in this setting would be an asset
  • Willingness to work outdoors
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs
  • Organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines under limited time constraints
  • Valid Driver’s license

Full Or Part Time Seasonal Contract Opportunity with potential to extend.

Please apply via email to careers@mymetroworks.ca

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jul 14 2020    ID: 57038