Welcome To Earthscape - Applying For The Crew Member/Labourer Position

Responsible for ensuring projects are completed on time and on budget whilst maintaining a safe work environment. Main duties are to direct, plan and coordinate daily work activities for workers. In larger operations this is done through crew leaders/forepersons; and in smaller operations personally directs workers who perform tasks in ground maintenance, landscape construction, greenhouse or nursery operations. Often the supervisor, in smaller operations, will work hands-on as well as overseeing the workers. Also in smaller operations, where there is no manager, may be involved in presenting and selling landscape installations, maintenance projects and services, plants, shrubbery, trees, etc. to customers.

Who are we?

Our company, Earthscape is an award-winning design-build firm that specializes in high-end residential landscaping. Our main office and yard are located just outside of Elmira, Ontario; a second office/yard is located in Toronto (Leaside).

We are a group of young, ambitious, creative dreamers and builders who work hard and are exceptionally proud of what we design and create. Our project managers aren't afraid to get their hands dirty and our installation crews know that we trust, and highly-value, their work. It makes for an environment that is extremely positive, productive, fun and rewarding, and with the challenges and opportunities to keep us growing.

Check us out at www.earthscape.ca (http://www.earthscape.ca)

What do we need?

We are looking for several Landscape Construction Labourers to work with our KW landscape construction teams.

Before you apply, you should check out www.earthscape.ca (http://www.earthscape.ca) to see what you would be installing/creating.

Who are we looking for?

As a Landscape Construction Labourer, you will:

  • Align with Earthscapes Core Values of Integrity, Hard Work, Team Work, Love what we do, Pursuit of Excellence;
  • Communicate effectively with supervisors, colleagues and clients;
  • Uphold high standards for safety, construction standards and quality control;
  • Thrive in a busy work environment and demonstrate initiative in meeting project goals;
  • Want to be proud of your employer and work for a highly regarded industry-recognized leader;
  • Assist in the construction of hardscape areas (pavers, flagstone, natural stone, walls, steps, drainage/utilities installation etc.), softscape areas (grading, sod, garden beds, planting, etc.)
  • Demonstrate competency in specific materials, methods, tools, equipment and techniques required to complete tasks in a safe and responsible manner;
  • Have a minimum G class license.

What's in it for you?

This job will offer the opportunity to work on some of Waterloo Region's most beautiful residential landscape projects. The pace, challenges and problem-solving opportunities mean you will never be bored. You will have the opportunity to develop and refine a wide variety of skills in our rapidly growing business. Your colleagues are young, dynamic, highly skilled and dedicated to Earthscape's success. We have up-to-date equipment and an open management style.

Opportunity For Share Ownership

As an Earthscape employee(after a 1 year waiting period), you have the opportunity to purchase shares in our Employee Share Ownership Plan(ESOP).

Compensation

We believe in great compensation for great employees, and we reward our staff with a combination of:

  • profit sharing and performance bonuses
  • overtime pay
  • award-winning projects and designs
  • track record of excellent client relations (happy clients make our jobs more enjoyable too)
  • up to date equipment, including trucks
  • excellent on-the-job training
  • no management hassles, and great colleagues
  • steady hours of 50 to 60 hours/week, with very few rain days off
  • extended working season
  • benefits for full-time and regular seasonal employees

Job Types: Full-time, Seasonal (Apr-Jan)

Salary: $18.00-$22.00 per hour

Earthscape welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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