As a Lead Hand you will have experience managing people and job sites, as well as certified training within the horticulture field. (Eg. Diploma/Degree in Horticulture, Horticultural Technician Diploma, Landscape Ontario CHT certification).
You will be responsible for managing and delegating to a crew of up to 5 people to complete a work order within a scheduled timeframe, keeping in mind the company's standards and guidelines, as well as our Health and Safety Policy.
Enjoying a variety of tasks each week will be required as our list of services include Spring/Fall CleanUps, Spring Planting, Regular Garden Maintenance, Lawn Care as well as Landscape Design/Build.
The Lead Hand must have competent written and oral communication skills, as well as a clean driver's abstract and an up-to-date Standard First Aid Certificate.
Other qualifications which would be highly regarded are Skid-Steer Operators Certificate, Chain Saw Safety training, Fall/Arrest Certification, and experience in Snow Removal.
A rate of $16 - $22/hr based on experience will be offered, with bonuses available throughout the season.
For the right candidate, this position could easily turn into Full-time, Year Round employment, with ample opportunity to receive on-the-job training, as well as continuing education.
Job Type: Full-time