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Landscape Construction Lead Hand

Are you tired of looking for “just another job” and ready to build a lasting career? Higher Ground Landscaping has been a leader in creating beautiful landscapes and providing customers with exceptional service.

We are an ITA registered company, so you can further your career and get your Red Seal with us, if you're the right fit!
We believe exceptional service begins with hiring and retaining the very best employees, promoting from within and cultivating a family-like atmosphere throughout all branches of the company. We are looking for hardworking, dedicated, and customer-centric people to join our team!
We do awesome work, mainly landscape design and landscape renovation of single family homes throughout the Lower Mainland.
We value learning, respect, integrity, commitment, accountability, leadership, honor, courage and results. If you have a high sense of urgency, are proactive, customer-focused, are professional and do what you say you’re going to do, we’d like to talk with you!

You like the great outdoors and some of your hobbies and interests include one or more of the following: hiking, canoeing, fishing, skiing, camping, and/or hunting, and you're generally energized by being outside.

Your friends and workmates describe you as hard-working and friendly!

We're looking for experienced skilled labourers who are able to:

  • Work under the lead of the foreman and able to work independently or as part of a crew.
  • Perform detailed work with precision, and bulk work with efficiency.
  • Perform highly physical work on a consistent basis in all weather conditions.
  • Safely drive truck and operate equipment.
  • Enjoy interacting with people and engage in kind, respectful conversation.

It would be considered an asset if you have:

  • Previous work experience in horticulture, landscaping, or construction
  • Experience safely operating power tools and other heavy equipment
  • Certification within the landscaping industry

You must have a valid driver's license, your own vehicle, and speak fluent English.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $23-27 per hour (with overtime pay)

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:

  • Medical benefits (after probationary period)
  • Company events
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Application question(s):

  • Do you have your own transportation with the ability to get to jobsites all over the Lower Mainland?
  • Do you have a valid driver's licence?
  • Do you have a clean driver's abstract?

Language:

  • English (required)

Send your resume, with cover letter, and 2 or 3 references with their phone numbers to info@highergroundlandscaping.ca

Current Openings at Higher Ground Landscaping

Landscape Construction Lead Hand
Full time, permanent
Posted on: Jul 30, 2020 Status: Available

Level up and join our growing team where fostering and building great culture is a big deal! We have a lot of fun, and enjoy working hard as a team to accomplish big things, personally and collectively

We're looking for someone who:

  • Has a great attitude, who is a problem solver, and is hard working.
  • Has previous work experience in landscape construction or construction or grading (minimum 2 year in landscape construction), and
  • Experience in safely operating power tools and other heavy equipment

General duties include:

· Work closely with the foreman and assist in leading crew members in the installation of landscape projects

· Performing detailed work with precision, and bulk work with efficiency

· Perform highly physical work on a consistent basis in all weather conditions

· Landscape construction and installation, and some seasonal maintenance

· Maintaining a safe and clean job site

· Driving truck, and operating equipment. Note: You must have a valid driver’s license (N or full license) with clean abstract, and confidence driving trucks

You will work under the lead of the Foreman or Project Manager, and may be required to work independently or as part of a small crew. You will be trained in the use of all our equipment and tools over the course of your career, learning valuable skills.

Job Location:

Our sites are typically in Langley, Surrey, White Rock, Abbotsford, or Maple Ridge, but can range farther from time to time.

  • How many years of crew lead experience do you have?
  • Do you speak English?
  • What is the highest level of education you have completed?
  • Do you have a driver's licence (N or full license)?
To apply, please contact: Mike Vandergugten
Phone: 7785497065
Email: info@highergroundlandscaping.ca
Landscape Construction Labourer
Full time, permanent
Posted on: Jul 30, 2020 Status: Available

Join our growing team where fostering and building great culture is a big deal!
We're looking for experienced skilled labourers who are able to:
- Work under the lead of the foreman and able to work independently or as part of a crew.
- Perform detailed work with precision, and bulk work with efficiency
- Perform highly physical work on a consistent basis in all weather conditions
- Able to safe drive truck and operating equipment.
It would be considered an asset if you have:
• Previous work experience in horticulture, landscaping, or construction
• Experience safely operating power tools and other heavy equipment
• Certification within the landscaping industry

You must have a valid driver's license (N or full licence), your own vehicle, and speak fluent English.

To apply, please contact: Mike Vandergugten
Phone: 778-549-7065
Email: info@highergroundlandscaping.ca
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