Landscape Yard Boss

Posted 2 weeks ago

Want to work outside keeping our yard in tip top shape?  Join us as our Yard Boss!  This role is perfect for someone recently retired(or similar) who is looking to stay out of trouble 🙂

Creative Roots Landscaping designs, installs and maintains all aspects of high-end custom landscapes. Be part of building something safe and great!

Responsibilities:

Working mostly on your own, you will be responsible for keeping our yard clean and organized, in turn helping keep our teams more efficient in their daily duties.

Requirements:

Skills to perform the duties listed below
Enjoy proactively solving problems and identifying alternative solutions
Ability to efficiently organize, prioritize and work independently
Safely operate equipment; skid steer, mini-excavator, truck and trailer
A valid BC Driver’s License with a clean driver’s abstract
Physically fit enough to perform your daily duties

 

Maintenance, Repairs and Deliveries:

  • Work strategically to perform tasks safely, efficiently and effectively
  • Work with urgency and purpose
  • Maintain the compost piles
  • Control weeds around the Creative Roots Yard
  • Ensure all garbage and unwanted debris is cleaned up
  • Keep tools, materials, storage and nursery organized
  • Keep nursery watered
  • Undertake small repairs and maintenance on irrigation, fences, shop, nursery, etc
  • Provide information, reports and suggestions
  • Maintain trees, shrubs and irrigation ditch around the yard
  • Occasional deliveries of materials to and from our work sites

Outstanding customer service skills

Our Strong Culture is cultivated through our Core Values.
Every employee is responsible for protecting and contributing to our culture by living these Core Values:

  • Obsess Over Great Service
  • Work Together
  • Prove You Care
  • Communicate
  • Be A Go-Getter
  • Be Creative & A Little Weird

Total compensation:

All of this responsibility comes with a great compensation package that includes an additional stake in our Profit Share Plan along with a benefits package.

You can expect:20 – 30 hours per week. Seasonal. Approximately March 1 – December 23 (weather dependent).
Competitive wages based on value and attitude you bring to the company. Typically $17 – $25 for this position. Paid overtime, profit sharing, extended health benefits and potential for advancement including partnership.

Our Goal is to Get You to Yours

Creative Roots Landscaping is not your typical landscaping company.  Our culture, and your interest and ability to fit within that culture, is as important as the skills and experience you bring to the table.

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