Welcome To Summerland Estate Ltd. - Applying For The Landscape and Horticulture Technician/Specialist (NOC 22114) Position
Perched 400 meters above the serene waters of Okanagan Lake, Summerland Estate Ltd. boasts an awe-inspiring vantage point in British Columbia's wine country. Our resort is a good destination for group events, weddings, and unforgettable getaways. Surrounded by natural beauty, our commitment to excellence extends to meticulously designed landscapes that harmonize with the breathtaking views of Okanagan Lake, offering an enchanting backdrop for every occasion.
We are seeking a Landscape and Horticulture Technician/Specialist to join our team. This full-time role will ensure our landscapes are meticulously designed, maintained, and creatively decorated for various events, particularly weddings and group gatherings, against the stunning backdrop of Okanagan Lake.
- Support landscape architects in evaluating sites, creating drawings, and aiding in designing landscaped areas.
- Create and maintain landscapes for both long term landscaping and short-term events.
- Build various landscape structures such as trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, and patios.
- Check trees and shrubs for issues, diagnose problems, and apply treatments like pruning, spraying, and injections.
- Utilize skills in ornamentation and creative plant decoration to transform landscapes for different events, ensuring a unique and captivating atmosphere.
- Manage and maintain indoor plant cultivation, ensure optimal growth conditions through regulating temperature, light, and humidity, monitor plant health and growth cycles during winter months.
- Conduct research on new plant varieties, cultivation techniques, and sustainable practices.
- Perform equipment maintenance and ensure tools are in prime condition for upcoming tasks.
- Conduct soil testing and prepare garden beds for seasonal changes.
- Coordinate with suppliers to secure necessary materials and plants for future projects.
- Collaborate with specialists to apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, and pesticides.
- College diploma with a strong interest in landscape and horticulture.
- Minimum 3 years of previous experience as a landscaper, horticulture technician,arborist or in a related field.
- Client-focused with a dedication to meeting the unique landscape needs for events and gatherings.
- Creativity in plant decoration and ornamentation for event landscapes.
- Strong interpersonal skills for effective collaboration within a team.
- Flexibility, organizational skills, and reliability in managing changing landscapes.
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