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Landscaping Careers

Whether you're looking for an action-packed summer of work outdoors, or a career in landscaping, Old South would like to hear from you. Hiring is generally done once a year (in the springtime), and available positions are limited. New hires are welcomed to the team with structured educational opportunities and a friendly atmosphere to create great landscapes.

Landscape Construction Manager ($28-$33/hour)

Old South is looking for an experienced Landscape Construction Foreman/Manager. This position requires excellent communication skills, a great attitude and the ability to lead a team. Please note that this is not a property maintenance position and extensive plant knowledge is not required.

Responsibilities and key assets for the position include:

  • Minimum 5-10 years landscape construction experience
  • Clean driving record
  • Will be responsible for driving an F450 with a trailer on a daily basis.
  • Able to confidently operate and care for compact excavating equipment, particularly a skid steer.
  • Must be able to construct, from start to finish: driveways, retaining walls, etc.
  • Must be able to manage all construction elements on each project, independently
  • Must able to lead and motivate a team
  • Extensive plant knowledge is not required
  • A particular asset would be to work as late as needed from Monday through Friday during the months of April, May and June, and also, long hours throughout the year, on occasion. We do not work weekends or winters at Old South.
  • Must be polite and presentable, and confident to deal with clients directly

How to Apply

Interested applicants are asked to please send a resume by March 15, 2017 to: info@oldsouthlandscaping.ca.

Construction Landscaper ($20.00 to $25.00 per hour)

Old South is looking to add a Landscape Construction Specialist to its team of professionals. Please note that this is not a property maintenance position, as we do not do property maintenance at Old South. The candidate will be working alongside our Construction Manager on most projects.

Responsibilities and key assets for the position include:

  • Clean driving record
  • Will be responsible for driving an F450 with a trailer on a daily basis.
  • Able to confidently operate compact excavating equipment, particularly a skid steer.
  • Minimum 5 years landscape experience.
  • Must be able to construct from start to finish driveways, retaining walls, etc.
  • A particular asset would be to work as late as needed from Monday through Friday during the months of April, May and June, and also, long hours throughout the year, on occasion. We do not work weekends or winters at Old South.
  • Must be polite, presentable and professional.

How to Apply

Please apply via email to info@oldsouthlandscaping.ca with a full resume outlining skills and experience.

Landscape Labourer ($14/hour)

Old South Landscape Professionals is looking to add a Landscape Labourer to its team. If you are looking for an opportunity to work outside, get some exercise, and be part of a great team... Then this could be an opportunity for you!

Extensive landscape experience is not required. We are, however, looking for someone who:

  • has a great attitude
  • can handle demanding physical work
  • enjoys the outdoors
  • is presentable and polite
  • is able to work long hours in the spring and summer

If you are interested, please send your resume to: info@oldsouthlandscaping.ca

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