June Employer Spotlight - Green Flag Lawn
How long have you been in business?
Green Flag Golf-Grade Lawn Care has been in business for 7 years
How many locations do you have in Calgary and nationally or internationally? What locations are hiring locally in Calgary and area?
We have one location in Calgary
How many people does your organization employ? How many locally?
In Calgary, we have 5 - 50 people working with us, depending on the season
What type of positions do you offer? (ex. Full time, part time, seasonal, contract etc.)
Green Flag is currently hiring for seasonal opportunities. Full-time opportunities available including Field Technicians, Software Development, Office Administration, and Sales Associates
What are the benefits of working for your company? Staff discounts, incentive programs, scholarships etc.
After 30 days of work, we provide full program to home lawn for free
Describe opportunities for advancement.
Through our stages training program those seeking opportunities to learn more can do so
List any corporate responsibility initiatives that your organization is currently involved in.
We donate to Calgary North Stars Hockey and CADS Calgary
What are some entry level career opportunities that your organization offers? How would someone find out about opportunities at your company? How can a candidate apply?
Jobs are posted at https://greenflaglawn.com/careers/. Otherwise, resumes can be emailed directly to William@greenflaglawn.com
Describe your hiring and interview process?
This depends on the position. Generally interview, followed by demonstrating experience in the field and other
What do you look for in an employee?
Green Flag Lawn looks for a staff to be a team player, individualistic, funny and smart
What type of education/training/equipment do you require?
This is position specific.
Field Technicians (Grass Caddy’s) – Must have a Driver’s License, be 16+, enjoy fast outdoor work with some physically intensive periods
Flag Bearers – This position involves more marketing and sales, must be open to learn and team orientated.
What is the minimum age required to work for your company? Are there different age requirements for different positions?
Different rates for different positions. Field technicians must be 16+
Provide a wage range for entry level positions.
Field Technicians can earn anywhere from $15.50 - $24/00 per hour on average
What are the hours of the business and general shift times? Are there a minimum number of hours someone needs to work per week? Is there flexibility regarding school schedules?
We operate from 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Is a uniform provided or do employees have to pay for it?
Our uniforms have been held up at the border because of the COVID-19 outbreak
For more information about Green Flag Lawn, visit https://greenflaglawn.com/