Lawn Care and Landscaping Technicians

 

Are you tired of being stuck indoors? Get fit, get tanned and get paid!

Kentucky Blue Grass has an amazing opportunity to work outdoors this coming season.

We are a lawn maintenance, landscaping and tree services company that specializes in commercial and industrial properties. We service Edmonton and surrounding areas and are looking to fill various positions for our upcoming season with people that are highly energetic, team players, and have a great work attitude.  

You must be willing to work in all weather conditions and have a valid driver’s license. Starting wages will be between $17-22/ hr. depending on skill set and position.

No previous experience is required. Training and advancement opportunities will be provided to the right candidates.

Positions available:

·      Lawn maintenance (crew leading, mower operating and trimming)

·      Gardening (Shrub pruning, weed control & flower bed maintenance)

·      Rough cutting

·      Watering

·      Aeration

·      Pesticide Application (Pesticide applicator license considered an asset)

·      Landscape Construction


Job Type: Full-time *(seasonal)

Required education:

·       High school or equivalent

 

Required license or certification:

·       Driver’s License


Landscape Foreman

Kentucky Blue Grass Ltd is looking for experienced landscape Foremen.

We are a landscaping and tree service company that specializes in residential, commercial, and industrial properties. We service Edmonton and surrounding areas and are looking for the right individual to join our expanding landscape department.

Applicants must have previous work experience in landscape construction and supervision of crew members, as well as experience operating a skid steer. You must be willing to work in all weather conditions, have a valid driver’s license and be willing to work long hours when needed.

The ideal candidate will have:

·      Extensive knowledge of soft and hard landscaping

·      Ability to problem solve

·      Strong communication skills

·      A health and safety conscious work attitude

·      Patience while teaching others

·      Ability to work independently and make decisions

·      Physically fit and able to lift +50lbs

·      A willingness to learn and challenge themselves

 

Job duties:

·      Driving and loading a truck and trailer

·      Organize and direct landscaping tasks

·      Operate a wide variety of landscape equipment

·      Read and execute construction plans and blueprints

·      Install a wide variety of landscape features

·      Train crew members on work sites

·      Assist with any landscaping tasks as needed (i.e., Grading)

·      Staying on schedule and meeting tight deadlines

 

Starting wage will be between $25-30/hr. depending on skill set and position. To apply, please submit your resume.

Required education:

·       High school or equivalent

 

Required license or certification:

·       Driver’s License


Arborists and Arborist Assistants

Kentucky Blue Grass Ltd is looking for ISA arborists, tree climbers and experienced tree workers to add to our growing tree department.

We are a landscaping and tree service company that specializes in residential, commercial, and industrial properties. We service Edmonton and surrounding areas and are looking to fill various arborist positions for our upcoming season with people that are highly energetic and have a great work attitude.

You must be willing to work in all weather conditions, have a valid driver’s license and be willing to work long hours when needed. Applicants with previous tree services experience and the ability to drive a standard truck will be preferred. 

Job duties would include:

·      Tree pruning

·      Tree removal

·      Chain saw work

·      Bucket Truck/Lift work

·      Working at Heights

·      Heavy Lifting

·      Rigging

·      Chipper Operating

·      Tree Climbing (with and without spurs)

 

Wages will start at $20/hr. and vary depending on skill set and position. To apply, please submit your resume.

Required education:

·       High school or equivalent

 

Required license or certification:

·       Driver’s License