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Position: Gardener's Assistant
Type: summer job 
Company: The Carefree Garden
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Dates: April/May to late August 

The Carefree Garden is a small gardening company that plants and maintains residential gardens in the east end of Toronto. We truly enjoy what we do and are passionate about nature. We don’t use gas-powered leaf blowers, mowers or chemicals. We love our feathered friends and pollinators.

We are looking for an energetic, dependable and personable assistant who loves to work outdoors.  Knowledge of plants is an asset but we will train if necessary. 

Typical Tasks:

Raking, weeding, planting, deadheading, amending soil, mulching, watering, sweeping 

Compensation: $15.00 an hour 


  • must be physically fit and able to work at strenuous tasks for extended periods of time
  • able to work quickly with attention to detail
  • available for full time hours Monday to Friday with flexibility due to weather conditions  
  • able to work in difficult weather conditions such as heat, humidity rain.
  • must be punctual and reliable 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Feb 13 2020    ID: 56044