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Groundskeeper Needed in Canada by Cabot Links 

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Groundskeeper Needed in Canada by Cabot Links 

As a Groundskeeper, you will be responsible for maintaining the landscape and grounds of our facilities to ensure a safe, attractive, and well-maintained environment. Your work will contribute to the overall aesthetics and functionality of the property, enhancing the experience for residents, visitors, and employees.

Job details

  • Location: Inverness, NS
  • Salary: 17.50 hourly / 40 hours per week
  • Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 4





  • No degree, certificate or diploma


Experience an asset

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Landscape Maintenance: Perform routine landscaping tasks such as mowing lawns, trimming shrubs and trees, planting flowers and shrubs, and applying fertilizers and pesticides as needed.
  2. Grounds Maintenance: Maintain cleanliness and upkeep of grounds, including parking lots, sidewalks, paths, and outdoor common areas. Remove litter, debris, and fallen branches.
  3. Irrigation System Maintenance: Monitor and operate irrigation systems to ensure proper watering of plants and lawns. Make adjustments and repairs as necessary to maintain efficiency.
  4. Seasonal Care: Perform seasonal tasks such as snow removal, leaf raking, and de-icing walkways during winter months. Prepare grounds for seasonal changes and weather conditions.
  5. Equipment Operation: Operate and maintain groundskeeping equipment and tools, including lawn mowers, trimmers, blowers, and small hand tools. Ensure equipment is cleaned, serviced, and stored properly.
  6. Safety and Compliance: Follow safety protocols and guidelines for handling equipment, chemicals, and hazardous materials. Maintain compliance with environmental and health regulations.
  7. Reporting and Documentation: Keep accurate records of maintenance activities, work orders, and inventory of supplies. Report any maintenance issues or safety hazards to supervisors promptly.


  • Weed, prune and trim trees and plants
  • Cut grass
  • Rake and collect refuse
  • Remove litter and garbage
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other materials
  • Lay sod or seed
  • Plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Apply fertilizers
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment


  • Previous experience in groundskeeping or landscaping preferred.
  • Knowledge of plants, trees, and landscaping techniques.
  • Ability to operate groundskeeping equipment and tools safely and effectively.
  • Physical stamina and ability to perform outdoor work in various weather conditions.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to maintaining high standards of cleanliness and aesthetics.

Working Conditions:

  • Work primarily outdoors in varying weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, etc.).
  • Physical stamina and ability to lift heavy objects and perform manual labor.
  • Flexible hours may be required, including weekends and holidays, especially during peak seasons.


  • Competitive hourly wage or salary based on experience.
  • Health insurance and retirement benefits.
  • Paid vacation and sick leave.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement within groundskeeping or landscaping.

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent or a temporary resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email

By mail

18 Cabot LaneInverness, NSB0E 1N0

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