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Position: Landscape Construction Labourer
Organization: Oriole Landscaping Ltd
Location: Toronto, Ontario

About Oriole Landscaping

We create landscapes beyond the ordinary by challenging the creative limits of design and material use in clever, insightful ways. As committed stewards of our natural environment, we lead our industry by example toward the use of more responsible, sustainable techniques and materials. And through our highly consultative and efficient project management, we raise the bar on customer service best practices.

Landscape Construction Labourer

The landscape construction labourer will perform tasks involving heavy landscape construction, site demolitions and excavations. The job will include operation of hand tools and power tools, cleaning and preparing sites, digging trenches, erecting scaffolding, installing aggregates and plant material, watering plants, cleaning up debris and loading/unloading trucks on site.

Job Tasks

  • clean and prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards.
  • control traffic passing near, in or around work zones
  • dig ditches or trenches, backfill excavations, compact or level earth to grade specifications using picks, shovels, tampers and rakes
  • erect or dismantle scaffolding, shoring braces, TPZs, traffic barricades, job-site enclosures, ramps and other temporary structures
  • load and unload building materials, machinery and tools and distribute/return the to the appropriate locations according to project plans
  • position or dismantle forms for pouring concrete using saws, hammers, drills, nails, screws or bolts
  • signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement or adjustment of machinery, equipment or materials
  • handle, install, fertilize and water plant material

On-the-job training and direction will be provided for all tasks.

Qualifications and requirements

  • high school diploma
  • G driver's licence

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Sep 27 2019    ID: 54837