Landscape Supervisors

(NOC 8256)
+23.84%
 

Career Description

Supervisors in this unit group supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers in the following unit groups: Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Labourers (NOC 8612) and Nursery and Greenhouse Workers (NOC 8432).

Duties May Include

Supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers who perform the following duties: maintain lawns, gardens, athletic fields, golf courses, cemeteries, parks, interior plantscapes and other landscaped areas; spread topsoil and lay sod; spray, prune, cut and remove trees and shrubs; construct landscape and landscape structures; and plant, cultivate and harvest trees, shrubs, flowers and plants

Establish work schedules and procedures and co-ordinate activities with other work units

Resolve work-related problems and prepare and submit progress and other reports

Train workers in job duties and company policies

Requisition supplies and materials

May perform the same duties as workers supervised.

Where They Work

landscaping companies, cemeteries, lawn care and tree service companies, nurseries and greenhouses, and by landscaping departments of government and private establishments

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Modified on May 17, 2012