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Join the TheLocalGuysTeam and Enjoy A Great Income and a Great Experience!

Why should you join our team? Why not? Our offices perform most of the paperwork included with this position and all you have to do is work. Why not read the benefits below and see for yourself why joining our team is the right choice.

Some of the added benefits you have by joining our team include:

Ownership in own company
Signage and branding
Advertising
Electronic mobile invoicing system
Database
Office equipment
Full time office support
The full time Customer Service Rep’s are responsible for:

Customer service
Answering calls
Invoicing customers
Collections
Job Scheduling
Customer Renewals
Customer Contracts
Complaints
Estimating
Sales
Additional Benefits of Working for Us Include:

Drawing off of all crews being out there
Production support
Someone to always answer phone calls
Tight routes
Good prices/healthy commissions
Business training
Financial budgeting
Employee training / recruitment
Consulting
Dispute Resolution
No Stress / Very low risk
Email resume and brief covering letter to careers@TheLocalGuys.ca

 

Required Equipment & Estimated Costs

The below information stipulates the estimated cost of acquiring the equipment necessary to service your business. However, the average annual return on investment is $115,872.33 (based on year round lawn/snow, does not include customer retention benefits).

Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Estimated Pricing
2 Mowers Y Y Y $1,100.00
Trimmer Y Y Y $500.00
Blower Y Y Y Y $650.00
Power Rake Y $2,200.00
Hedge Trimmer Y Y Y $450.00
Aerator Y Y $4,500.00
Spreader Y Y Y Y $125.00
Edger Y $650.00
4 Leaf Rakes Y Y $80.00
Push Broom Y Y $30.00
2 Shovels Y $75.00
2 Fuel Cans Y Y Y Y $30.00
4 Tarps Y Y $100.00
Trimmer Line Y Y Y $20.00
Mix Oil Y Y Y Y $40.00
Truck Tarp Y Y Y $160.00
Ride on Mower (Commercial services) Y Y Y $4,500.00
Sweeper (Commercial Services) Y Y $4,000.00
Trailer Y Y Y Y $5,000.00
AVERAGE COST OF START UP – RESIDENTIAL LAWN SERVICES $14,985.00
Business Operations Expenses (Monthly)
Estimated Pricing
Truck MTH $ 400/month
Clothing $200.00/month
Incorporation (one time) $300.00
Bank Acct $100.00/month
Office $50.00/month
Insurance (Liability and Truck) $300.00/month
Cell Phone $35.00/month
WCB $100.00/month
Total: $1,210.00