TURF CARE SPECIALIST

Groundhog Landscaping Ltd & Group of Companies services the Greater Toronto Area. We specialize in maintenance and are looking for a Turf Care Specialist to join our team for the upcoming season.

We are searching for someone with a positive attitude who loves to work outdoors. Possession of a Land Exterminator License will be considered an asset however, it is not required. Potential to participate in the apprenticeship program if desired.

Job Type: Seasonal/Full-time

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Complete tasks related to the turf care of our customer properties
  • Consult with customers to resolve turf concerns
  • Assess lawn care needs and apply fertilizer, weed and insect/pest controls
  • Communicate with customers and crew members in a professional manner
  • Travel to multiple customer properties throughout the day
  • Conduct daily inspections of the work vehicle, tools/equipment and perform the required maintenance
  • Ensure work is performed efficiently and safely in accordance with WSIB standards
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Knowledge of turf and landscape management is considered an asset

  • Possession of a Land Exterminator License is considered a valuable asset
  • Capable of operating machinery
  • Have previous customer service experience
  • Fit to work outdoors in all weather conditions for extended periods of time
  • Can perform repetitive duties and physical labour (lift 50lbs)
  • Able to work flexible working hours, including the occasional weekend
  • Have a G Driver’s License and clean driving abstract (abstract available upon request)
  • Capable of effectively communicating in English, both oral and written
  • Possess general computer skills
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • Have a positive attitude and are eager to learn new skills
  • Are detail oriented and able to problem solve

 

WHY JOIN OUR TEAM

  • Benefits (health spending account)
  • Chance for year-round work
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Located near the subway station (Kipling)
  • Company events

 

COVID-19 CONSIDERATIONS

Groundhog landscaping Ltd. has Covid-19 protocols to keep our technicians safe. We require face masks to be worn as well as provide hand sanitizer in every work vehicle. We ensure that in the work force social distancing is enforced and that we are adhering to the guidelines set by the Provincial Government.

 

WORK REMOTELY

  • No

Please fill out the below form to the best of your ability. Once submitted please allow from 3-5 business days for us to receive and review your application. If you have been selected as a candidate you will be contacted via phone or email.