Job Purpose

Canadian Princess Lodge is looking for a seasonal part time/full time landscaper and groundskeeper to keep the property looking welcoming and pleasant at all times. Required to tend to the property once a week after initial pre-season large landscaping overhaul in May.

Duration

Part time/full time seasonal (May 2019-October 2019)

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Care for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, grubbing and removing thatch, and trimming and edging around flower beds, walks, and walls.
  • Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, and trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.
  • Mow and edge lawns, using power mowers and edgers.
  • Plant seeds, bulbs, foliage, flowering plants, grass, ground covers, trees, and shrubs, and apply mulch for protection, using gardening tools.
  • Water plants
  • Decorate gardens with stones and plants.
  • Follow planned landscaping designs to determine where to lay sod, sow grass, or plant flowers and foliage.
  • Gather and remove litter.
  • Prune and trim trees, shrubs, and hedges, using shears, pruners, or chain saws.
  • Rake, mulch, and compost leaves.
  • Trim and pick flowers, and clean flower beds.
  • Water lawns, trees, and plants, using portable sprinkler systems, hoses, or watering cans.
  • Provide proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, fountains, planters, burial sites, and other grounds features.
  • Clean property room walkways with dust blower and clean out spider webs

What’s on Offer

  • Very competitive hourly wage
  • End of season cash bonus
  • Extremely affordable staff housing available, walking distance from the lodge
  • Growth Opportunity, year round and management positions available

For all positions, please send your resume and cover letter to admin@canadianprincess.com. Due to the high volume of applications we will only be contacting those who will be considered for interviews.

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