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GENUS LOCI ECOLOGICAL LANDSCAPES INC. is a progressive landscape design/build company based in King City, Ontario. We specialize in ecological landscaping, and serve residential, commercial, and institutional clients across York Region and the Greater Toronto Area. We are currently looking for mature, energetic, production and team-oriented individuals with good communication skills and a commitment to professionalism to fill the following positions:

 

LANDSCAPE LABOURERS / LANDSCAPE TECHNICIANS 

Pay Scale: $14-$18/hr to be negotiated

Genus Loci has two entry level landscape labourer / landscape technician positions available for keen, hard-working individuals, to  assist with all aspects of our hardscape construction projects, including: interlocking and natural stone pavements and retaining walls, water features, landscape carpentry and planting.

Job requirements include:

  • Minimum 1 year experience as a landscape labourer
  • Must have the ability to deal with the physical demands and rigours of landscape construction
  • Must have a strong work ethic
  • Must be driven to develop your skills
  • Must be eager to work with an innovative landscape company focused on the design and application of green, eco-friendly landscape technologies
  • Must be commmitted to a safe workplace environment

Candidates with college level training in the landscape trades, and those with masonry, carpentry and/or horticultural experience will be given preference. Additional field training will be provided as required to meet job

Applicants with minimal experience in this industry, who are creative, resourceful, and motivated to learn and grow into this position are still encouraged to apply  

 

LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN

Pay Scale: $18-$23/hr to be negotiated

Under the direct supervision and guidance of the company partners/landscape architects, the foreman will work with a crew of 2 to 3 workers to install smaller scale construction and a limited selection of horticultural maintenance projects. You will work 45-50 hr work weeks, and up to 9 scheduled Saturday work days through the season

Job requirements include:

  • Minimum 3 years industry experiecnce, and 1 year as a lead hand or foreman
  • Well rounded bakground in the main landscape trades, including landscape masonry, carpentry, horticulture, lighting, ponds, water features, and light equipment operation
  • First Aid certification
  • Safe driver with a clean driving record, and have the ability to drive small truck and trailer rigs
  • Have a working knowledge of the Workplace Safety Act and are committed to maintaining a safe workplace
  • Be an organized and strategic thinker, with the ability to read landscape drawings and implement project workplans and schedules
  • Have leadership skills conductive to a positive work environent with a productive crew that meets or exceeds targets
  • Confident assuming responsibility for the day to day inspection and maintenance of construction equipment, and for fostering a "tool care aware" cuture within the company
  • Must be smart, creative and resourceful, and be motivated to make up for any lack of experience with a strong desire to learn and grow into this position

 

 


Reply by e-mail to:

Human Resources Department
Genus Loci Ecological Landscapes Inc.
1344 Wellington St. W, Unit 2
King City, ON  L7B 1K5

E. info@genus-loci.ca
 

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