Forest Ridge Landscaping
Caring for our Outdoor World
Forest Ridge, a division of Urban Life Solutions, is a family run landscape design, installation, and maintenance company. We work on a variety of contracts throughout GTA and surrounding areas, with commercial and residential landscaping projects including hardscaping, soft scaping, grading, retaining walls, planting, sodding. All positions may lead to full-time employment.
You will be working with a committed team providing exceptional service to a variety of municipal and commercial properties.
If you’re a hard-working, responsible, motivated individual interested in excellence, we have an exciting opportunity for you! This position is ideal for someone who is not afraid of the outdoors, long hours, and a lot of hard work!
Why Join Our Team?
Secure, year-round contract opportunities with competitive wage
Varity of contracts including municipal and commercial
Opportunity to develop, advance and refine your skills
Supportive, team-based approach to reaching work goals
Benefits plan for dedicated employees
Vacation pay at every scheduled pay cycle (4%)
Identify and control any insect/disease issues, weed control
Follow design and assist in the planting and maintenance
Accurately complete required documentation on time
Daily organization and mentoring of crews
Work both independently and in a team setting effectively
Maintain gardens including watering, pruning, planting, grooming, fertilizing, removing debris, edging, wedding, dead heading, and reporting
Use and operate tools and equipment used in horticulture
When required perform other duties as assigned
Interpret landscape design plans
Must have a horticulture certificate/diploma
Valid G driver’s licence with clean driver’s abstract
Natural Leader and need little supervision
Have knowledge of different plant species and diseases
Knowledge of plant materials and their installation and maintenance
Ability to operate horticulture equipment including lawnmower, line trimmer, back-pack blower, hedge trimmer etc
2-3+ years of experience in a landscaping position preferred
Compensation * Wages based on experience*
Pay: $19.00-$24.00 per hour
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: $19.00-$24.00 per hour
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