Job Postings

Landscape Labourers - 3 Vacancies

*NOC: 8612*

Company: Douglas Majore Landscaping Ltd.
Business Information: Majore Landscaping has been offering affordable and professional landscape services throughout Ottawa and the Ottawa Valley for over 35 years. We are accredited with the Business Bureau. Majore Landscaping works both residential and commercial contracts. Our strength comes from the quality of our work and the conduct and professionalism we provide.
Business Location: 915 Ramsay Concession #1 RR #1 Carleton Place, ON K7C 0C5
Work Location: Various locations across the Ottawa and Lanark Region
Type of Employment: Full time – Seasonal / 6-month Contract
Estimated Start Date: May 1st, 2020

Job Description: 

  • Assist with landscape constructions
    • Pavers, retaining walls, decking
    • Remove litter and garbage
    • Install ponds, gardens and work with natural stone
    • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
    • Carry bricks pushing wheelbarrows
  • Softscape
    • Lay sod or seed
    • Apply fertilizers
    • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens (minimal)
    • Plant shrubs and trees
  • General
    • Repair and maintain equipment
    • Rake and collect refuse
    • Write daily basic progress reports
    • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment
    • Load and unload material on and off trucks

-Education: No education is required; some secondary school education is preferred.
-Experience is an asset

-Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: tight deadlines, manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, combination of sitting, standing, walking, bending, crouching, kneeling, repetitive tasks, attention to detail.

-Work site environment: fast-paced environment, outdoors, noisy, dusty, wet/damp, odours, hot. Ability to be at the work yard outside of Carleton Place by 6:50am

Personal Suitability: team player, client focus, dependability, reliability, flexibility, organized.

Salary: $16.00 to $17.00 hourly, 45 hours per week.

Important Information:

-Work schedule will be a regular 5-day week. From Monday to Friday. Employee’s workday will begin at 7:00am and end at 5:30pm with paid breaks and paid lunch time. **Shifts may vary depending on clients’ needs and weather conditions. **We guarantee a 30-hour week despite the weather conditions**

-Flexibility on schedule and overtime work is required.

Apply by e-mail to:

Apply by mail to: 915 Ramsay Concession #1 RR #1 Carleton Place, ON K7C 0C5