Employment Type: Full-Time Seasonal

Our Belief Statement

Groundhog Landscaping Ltd. and Group of Companies – ECO Springs Irrigation & Lighting and Natural Turf is on a path to improve our industry!  Our capability to design, create and maintain flourishing outdoor landscapes using ecological garden designs and irrigation techniques is unparalleled. With our guiding principles – “Details Matter”, Rooted in “People First”  and “Outdoor Custodians”, we creatively approach every landscape with solutions to maximize the effectiveness of our customers investment.

Being collaborative, connected, informative, knowledgeable, conscientious, and caring of customer needs and provide constructive solutions – our creativity must lead to a positive result.  Our company is on an upward trajectory, we will work collaboratively to harness this path.   Simple works “find out what the customer’s needs are and deliver it”, We guarantee it will lead to a harmonious success for all!

Our culture at Groundhog Landscaping Ltd. Eco Springs Irrigation & Lighting and Natural Turf is about working together, we invite you to join our team in working towards our growth plans, we are developing a team for success, an opportunity for personal growth and a sustainable and rewarding career for you and your family!


Why Join Our Team

We are an equal opportunity employer that represents equality and fairness and believes in a positive employee culture for all.

  • Benefits (health spending account)
  • Chance for year-round work
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • We are located near the subway station (Kipling)
  • Company sponsored events


Role Summary

This role presents an exciting opportunity to support the demands of our growing business. Groundhog Landscaping Ltd. and Group of Companies – ECO Springs Irrigation & Lighting and Natural Turf services the Greater Toronto Area. We specialize in designing, creating, installing and maintenance of landscapes, irrigation and lighting systems. We are looking for Turf Care Specialist to join our team for the upcoming season. The candidate must be a team player with a positive attitude who loves to work outdoors and is willing to learn.

Possession of a Land Exterminator License will be considered an asset however, it is not required. Potential to participate in the apprenticeship program if desired.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities

As a Turf Care Technician, you will be responsible to mow, plant, water, fertilize, aerate, weed and more to help lawns flourish in a residential and corporate setting.

  • Complete tasks related to the turf care of our customer properties
  • Consult with customers to resolve turf concerns
  • Assess lawn care needs and apply fertilizer, weed and insect/pest controls
  • Communicate with customers and crew members in a professional manner
  • Travel to multiple customer properties throughout the day
  • Conduct daily inspections of the work vehicle, tools/equipment and perform the required maintenance
  • Ensure work is performed efficiently and safely in accordance with WSIB standards
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations


Essential Skills, and Qualifications
  • Knowledge of turf and landscape management is considered an asset
  • Possession of a Land Exterminator License is considered a valuable asset
  • Capable of operating machinery
  • Have previous customer service experience
  • Fit to work outdoors in all weather conditions for extended periods of time
  • Can perform repetitive duties and physical labour (lift 50lbs)
  • Able to work flexible working hours, including the occasional weekend
  • Have a G Driver’s License and clean driving abstract (abstract available upon request)
  • Capable of effectively communicating in English, both oral and written
  • Possess general computer skills
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • Have a positive attitude and are eager to learn new skills
  • Are detail oriented and able to problem solve


Core Competencies
  • Analytical Thinking and Decision Making
  • Effective Communication
  • Planning and Organizational Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Customer Service Oriented
  • Teamwork

Please fill out the below form to the best of your ability. Once submitted please allow from 3-5 business days for us to receive and review your application. If you have been selected as a candidate you will be contacted via phone or email.

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