South West Grounds Maintenance

South West offers both residential and commercial
services for winter & summer property maintenance.

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Company Overview

For 20 years, with hard work and a commitment to superior quality, South West Fence & Decks has grown into a leader of innovative, custom hand-crafted ‘outdoor living’ projects, including decks & porches, pools, covered patios, cabanas, outdoor kitchens, sheds, 3-season rooms, pergolas, gazebos, fences and more.

If you are hard-working, reliable with a good work ethic, appreciate working outdoors and have experience building ‘outdoor living’ projects, then we may have the job for you.

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resumes@southwestfenceanddecks.com

Fax: 519.337.0333

Mail: 1808 London Line, Sarnia, ON N7W 1A1

Landscape Designer

 

Position Overview

We are looking for a qualified Landscape Designer to assist in the design process regarding hardscape and softscape outdoor living projects.  The ideal candidate will have exceptional knowledge of landscape materials, stonework, and horticulture as well as having experience with SketchUp and Dynascape CAD based software.

 

Qualifications & Skills

•  Assist in the design process of outdoor living projects

•  Make jobsite visits, take measurements and site photos

•  Draw projects with Dynascape CAD based software

•  Create 3D profiles and renderings use SketchUp

•  Label and specify plantings (landscaping knowledge required)

•  Create job take-offs, material lists and pricing

•  Produce landscape drawings, scale and scope including grades/elevations

•  Knowledge of landscaping materials, horticulture, water-features, and lighting

•  Knowledge in softscaping including: grading, laying sod, preparing garden beds, planting, landscape stone, etc.

•  Knowledge in hardscaping including paving stone/flagstone steps, retaining walls, stone coping, etc.

•  Ability to complete assigned work on time with a high attention to detail

•  Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

•  Ability to work outdoors in various conditions

•  Capable of understanding and carrying out verbal and written instructions

•  Comply with all company policies and regulations

•  Able to take direction well, maintain good rapport with clients and coworkers

•  Good communication and time management skills

•  Good work ethic and must be punctual

 

Education & Skills

•  Landscape Design diploma

•  High school diploma/GED

•  Valid 'G' Class driver’s license with a clean driving record

 

Job Type

•  Full-time (50-60 hours per week)

 

Compensation

•  Benefits package & wages will be negotiated based on relevant experience & qualifications

 

Job Location

•  Sarnia, ON

 

Required Language

•  English