Landscape Construction Labourer

Posted: 07/04/2019

Welcome to Whispering Pines- we are a destination company that truly care about our employees. We are growing and are currently seeking Construction Labourers to join our team.

This job would provide year-round work - with snow removal during the winter months. Visit our website to learn more about us, and the type of projects we complete

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Assist foreman in organizing day-to-day site activities
  • Demonstrate excellent knowledge of landscape materials
  • Client interaction and satisfaction
  • Help keep equipment and truck maintained and organized
  • Safe operation of all tools and equipment
  • Assist with paperwork including timecards and accounting for on-site materials used
  • Sales Assist

What we offer:

  • Year-round work, with snow removal in the winter seasons
  • Company provided cell phones, loaded with our own apps to track material and time. No more loose papers!
  • Room to grow and expand in your desired field
  • Monthly staff parties – BBQ’s, Patio Parties, Breakfast etc!
  • A huge year end bash for you and your significant other
  • Profit sharing programs- Year-end bonus!
  • Company provided uniforms

What you offer:

  • 3 plus years of experience in Landscape Construction
  • A mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and a desire to learn and grow
  • Strong communication skills, both with team members and clients
  • Basic masonry knowledge
  • Ability to train others and operate wheel loaders, skid steers and mini excavators as well as power tools
  • Eye for detail
  • Experience with organizing a project from start to finish
  • Ability to diagnose landscape problems (ie. Drainage, grading etc)
  • Knowledge and experience with irrigation systems and night lighting
  • Proper knowledge of trees, plants and sod and preparing those items for installation.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • A valid G drivers license with a clean drivers abstract

Wages/Benefits:

  • Minimum Starting Wage of $18.00/hour
  • Maximum wage of $25.00/hour
  • Employees having training including CHT, College Diploma, Completion of an Apprenticeship Program or a University Degree all in related fields may be eligible for a higher rate of pay.