Welcome To National Capital Irrigation & Hydroseeding Inc. - Applying For The Hydroseeding Crew Foreman Position

About Us:

National Capital Irrigation & Hydroseeding Inc. is a leading landscaping services company specializing in Irrigation & Hydroseeding services for a wide range of residential & commercial projects. We are committed to sustainable practices and creating beautiful, thriving landscapes.

Position Overview:

Celebrating our 20th year in business, we continue to grow and are now hiring staff for a new hydroseeding crew.  As a Hydroseeding Foreman, you will lead a team responsible for hydroseeding operations on projects across Eastern Ontario, working as a standalone crew responsible for seeing projects through to completion.  We service projects of all sizes, from small residential to multi-year infrastructure projects across the region.  This position also involves final grading work on a variety of new landscape projects. You’ll play a crucial role in ensuring successful project execution and client satisfaction.  We operate with new equipment, and you can expect a well organized work structure each day thanks to our stellar office staff. We are seeking a dedicated individual to take on this position who values quality workmanship and leadership.                                                                                                                                                                                                  


  • Supervise Crew: Lead and manage a crew of hydroseeding technicians, ensuring safety protocols are followed and work quality meets company standards.
  • Hydroseeding Operations: Oversee hydroseeding activities, including mixing seed, mulch, and fertilizer, operating hydroseeding equipment, and applying the mixture to prepared soil.
  • Site Preparation: Oversee site preparation tasks such as seed bed preparation and final grading with a tractor & an array of implements.
  • Equipment Maintenance: Maintain hydroseeding equipment, troubleshoot issues, and schedule routine maintenance.
  • Client Communication: Interact with clients, address their concerns, and provide updates on project progress.
  • Record Keeping: Maintain accurate records of materials used, work hours, and project details.


  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years of landscape industry experience.  We are happy to invest in the right candidate with initial and ongoing training opportunities to further your career.
  • Certifications: Valid Ontario G Class driver’s license and must be insurable for this position
  • Leadership Skills: Ability to lead and motivate a team effectively. The hydroseeding crews are typically 2-3 people.
  • Attention to Detail: Ensure precise application of hydroseed mixtures.
  • Physical Stamina: Comfortable working outdoors in various weather conditions.

General Work Requirements:

  • Work is typically Monday to Friday from 7AM until the job is finished.
  • Work is conducted outdoors, rain or shine.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs on a regular basis throughout the day.
  • CSA approved steel-toed boots are required (other safety gear provided as needed).
  • Must have a G level license with a suitable driving record.
  • Own transportation to our shop in Barrhaven is necessary (no bus service within 5 km).

Experience & Skill Set:

  • Experience in operating commercial trucks and construction equipment, including trailers and loading and securing of heavy loads.
  • General knowledge of landscaping procedures and processes.
  • Experience in the operation, maintenance, and servicing of small/medium-sized landscaping equipment and vehicles.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to quickly master new skills.


  • Competitive salary - This position pays $30/ hour +
  • Great Health Benefits packages available
  • Company BBQs every second Friday
  • Paid training and a great work environment.

How to Apply:                                                      

Interested candidates should submit their resume and a brief cover letter to jobs@ncirrigation.com      Please include “Hydroseeding Crew Foreman” in the subject line.

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