Job Description

Blue Wagon Inc. is looking for laborers to join our team and perform manual work maintaining landscapes, residential properties, and commercial properties in inner-city Calgary. We also have opportunities for crew leads, managers, office workers, and more. If you are the right candidate you will: have a strong work ethic, great problem-solving skills, feel comfortable conversing with customers in a professional manner, and love the outdoors. A driver's license is preferred but not required. Blue Wagon strives to provide a welcoming and enjoyable work environment while also challenging employees to push their boundaries and achieve new goals. Blue Wagon prides itself on paying a living wage starting at $20 an hour for all employees and for following all employment regulations including WCB, CPP, EI, liability insurance, and more.

Potential Job Duties:

  • Cut & trim grass, rake, apply fertilizer, weed garden beds, prune shrubs and trees, and perform other maintenance duties as directed by a supervisor.

  • Operate commercial mowers, trimmers, hedge trimmers, sod cutters, aerators, power rakes as well as other landscape maintenance equipment.

  • Plant trees and shrubs, spread topsoil, lay sod, wheelbarrow, and other duties as directed by a supervisor.

  • Follow company health & safety requirements including completing all necessary paperwork. This will include the usage of proper PPE such as safety glasses, steel toe boots, hearing protection, etc. Employees are expected to follow all current health guidelines and restrictions regarding Covid-19.

  • Snow removal on both residential and commercial properties with blowers, sweepers, plow trucks, and handwork (winter employees only).

  • Perform maintenance and upkeep to minor equipment such as oil changes, blade sharpening, etc.

All employees must be a minimum of 15 years of age in accordance with youth employment laws.