Careers and Opportunities

“More than a job, build a career with Lyons. Our team of leaders and playmakers create an innovative teamwork environment unlike any other.”

Lyons Landscaping Ltd. is continually looking for motivated individuals to be all-round team players. If you thrive on customer service, working in a friendly team environment, being active, and having a unique blend of tasks, Lyons Garden Centre is the place for you to build a career. We look forward to accepting your application and having you on our team.

Remuneration is dependent on candidate qualifications and experience. Benefits are available upon successful completion of probationary period. Promotions are based on individual goal completions, as well as dedication to the team and company.

Apply via E-mail or in-person with a completed employment application form and resume:

a) Printable: Lyons Employment Application Form 2017
b) E-mail: Careers@Lyonslandscaping.com


Currently accepting applications for:

Landscape Construction Project Manager / Estimator
Manage the execution of construction projects, equipment requirements, planning labour, scheduling, material deliveries and timing to ensure completion of projects within a deadline and budget.

• Landscape Construction experience
• Business Development
• Highly motivated with a strong work ethic
• Initiative and creativity
• Resource management experience (staff, materials, tools, machines, trucks)
• Manage safety, quality and productivity of work sites and/or shop/yard, compliance with government and company PPE standards
• Read and interpret blueprints and specifications
• Operate various tools and equipment, including: heavy equipment, chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, hammers and drills

Requirements:
• Proven Management experience
• Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the landscape construction industry
• Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
• Must possess strong computer skills
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications
• Must possess a valid BC driver’s license or proof of change to BC Drivers licence
• Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift


Landscape Designer / Landscape Architect
Able to solely complete entire commercial and residential projects from sketch script to final construction drawing for city submission (including site plan, plans, elevations, details).

• Business Development and past experience in project management
• Proficient in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Sketch Up, Microsoft Office Suite, Dynascape Landscape Software
• Construction and British Columbia plant knowledge
• Strong computer and hand graphic skills
• Strong English written, verbal
• Highly motivated with a strong work ethic
• 2+ years design experience with the Thompson Region and Okanagan area
• Initiative and creativity
• Portfolio required
• Can prepare proposals and cost estimates
• Be able to prepare Power Point Presentations
• Has designed all levels for landscape for residential and commercial, if not commercial, a willingness to learn

Requirements:
• A University degree in Landscape Architecture or equivalent
• registration or willingness to become registered to become a Landscape Architect


Chain Link Fencing Specialist
Lyons Landscaping is seeking a candidate with a minimum of 5 years experience in chain link fencing.

• Other fencing installation experience is considered an asset
• The candidate must be a self starter or be able to work in a team environment
• Must possess a valid BC driver’s license or proof of change to BC Drivers licence
• Some computer skills, be able to solve problems on the fly and plan ahead showing the best efficiency with compromising quality of workmanship or exceptional customer service
• Ability to operate small equipment and read landscape plans, plan labour and forecast material requirements
• Strong leadership skills


Also accepting applications for: Landscape Crew Supervisor, Landscape Crew Member, Class 1 Truck Driver

General Requirements:
• Must possess a valid BC driver’s license or proof of change to BC Drivers licence (Driver’s abstract required)
• Strong communication, organization skills
• Familiarity with smartphones, tablets and technology
• Adaptability and willingness to learn
• Ability to complete meet goals on time
• Landscaping experience preferred


Last Updated March 22nd, 2017

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