Landscape Technician

Cabot Link at Inverness Limited Partnership - Inverness, NS (il y a 8 mois)

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Title: Landscape Intern
Reports to: Assistant Superintendent
Location: 18 Cabot Lane, Inverness, NS, B0E 1N0
Job Type: Seasonal Full-time

Position Overview:
In this position, you will perform work involving the use of large and small equipment, including tractors, mowers, loaders, and other maintenance equipment; perform routine manual labor involved in golf course & property maintenance; and do semi-skilled grounds construction and maintenance work.

Core Accountabilities:
  • Operate hand mowing equipment such as line trimmers, push mowers and self-propelled walk behind units
  • Operate tractors, loaders, aerifiers, utility vehicles and other maintenance equipment in a safe, non-destructive manner
  • Care for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, grubbing, removing thatch, or trimming or edging around flowers beds, walks, or walls
  • Prune or trim trees, shrubs, or hedges, using shears, pruners, or chain saws
  • Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders
  • Provide proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, planters, or other grounds features
  • Debris and garbage collection
  • Maintain diesel, gasoline, oil and other equipment fluid levels daily; reports any equipment problems or failures to the Second Assistant, Mechanic or Supervisor immediately
  • Perform basic preventative maintenance on equipment as directed
  • Maintain or repair tools, equipment, or structures, such as buildings, fences, or benches using hand or power tools
  • Cleans and returns all equipment and tools to designated areas daily
  • Executes all duties as detailed by the Golf Course Superintendent
  • Other duties as assigned by management
Qualifications:
  • High school diploma
  • Knowledge of the safe operation of hand held and motorized equipment
  • Knowledge of the principals of operation of gasoline and diesel engines, maintenance tools and materials
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions
  • Ability to work flexible hours – mornings, evenings, weekdays and weekends as required
  • Positive attitude and excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Highly responsible & reliable
Physical Demands:
  • Ability to spend long hours moving around, walking, sitting, standing, kneeling, reaching
  • Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 25 pounds of force frequently or constantly lift, carry, push, or otherwise move objects
  • Ability to work outdoors, exposed to varying environmental conditions such as heat, cold and rain
  • Ability to work with and around pesticides, fertilizers, equipment movement hazards, and misdirected golf balls