Full-Time

Horticultural Technician

Posted on Oct 17

Lindsay Landscape Inc.

Ottawa, ON

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

Survey and assess designated sites; Manage landscaping projects; Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease; Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions; Plant and move trees; Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products; Plan and co-ordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes; Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures; Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Client focus; Organized

Landscaping Experience Commercial and/or industrial construction

Work Location Information Urban area; Various locations

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Transportation/Travel Information Own vehicle; Valid driver's licence

Work Site Environment Outdoors

Own Tools/Equipment

Tools; Safety equipment/gear; Steel-toed safety boots; Safety glasses/goggles; Safety vest; Gloves; Ear plugs

Security and Safety Driving record check (abstract)

Work Setting Lawn care company; Landscape contractor

Experience 2 years to less than 3 years

Education

Other trades certificate or diplomaor equivalent experience

Languages English

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