Duench Contractors Inc
Since 1975 Duench Contractors has a tradition of excellence in custom wood and landscaping projects. Our online portfolio exemplifies our ability to deliver unique vision, passion and commitment to residential landscapes in Cambridge and surrounding areas. We are a professional member of Landscape Ontario and active volunteers in our community.
Landscape Construction Crew Member
SUMMARY OF FUNCTIONS
Performs general labour duties and assists with the installation of professionally-designed, custom residential projects, including but not limited to flagstone, natural stone walls, interlocking stone, pre-cast retaining walls, grading, sodding & planting.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Move materials using shovels, wheelbarrows, carts and/or mini track loader, and manual lifting and carrying. Assist foreman with job related tasks. Plant trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals as instructed. Use power tools and equipment in the process of completing specified duties, in particular, stone saws, chain saws, plate compactors, jumping jacks, circular saws and drills. Work in a safe and professional manner as described by the guidelines in our Employee Handbook and in adherence to the Occupational Health & Safety Act.
JOB RELATED SKILLS
Ability to follow directions Complete assigned tasks with enthusiasm and a strong customer service orientation.
Requires good physical condition. Strong hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity required to use a variety of both handheld and motorized tools. Activities include extended periods of standing, walking and extensive work with concrete saws, stone tools, wheelbarrows and shovels. Heavy lifting is expected. Hearing and vision within normal ranges to receive instructions and communicate with co-workers.
You are a hardworking person with a passion for landscaping, building and the outdoors with a positive can-do attitude and ability to work well in teams. A valid driver’s license is an asset. Working towards a landscape or construction based degree or certification is preferred..
We offer a competitive wage based on experience, with performance-based raises and bonuses. Hard work is rewarded. Fuel allowance possible. Flexibility to take personal days / vacation during summer season if desired.
“John Duench and his son Zak... do very beautiful landscape installs. They come from a family of fine woodworkers and it shows in their landscape construction and garden work.”
Paul Brydges, Brydges Landscape Architecture
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