Our Team

Kane McIntyre

Kane McIntyre

Kane McIntyre

Kane, our co-founder, brings together his deep understanding of botany and soil science with a love of design. He will make sure that your yard is a beautiful and usable space.

Chris Boyd

Kane McIntyre

Kane McIntyre

Chris, our co-founder, is in charge of installation and maintenance. He makes sure that our designs are executed flawlessly and maintained beautifully, protecting your investment.

Zaimon Sansom

Kane McIntyre

Zaimon Sansom

With a history in engineering, Zaimon is our hardscaping expert. He will go over what permits need to be filed and make sure that all your hardscape is installed with your lifestyle in mind. 

Join Us

We Are Always Looking For Great New Team Members

We are a busy Home Services company searching for a talented and dedicated member to join our team. You must be physically fit and clean cut. Our image to the customer is everything for us, so we have a strict uniform policy (uniforms are provided)

You will perform a range of general lawn maintenance duties including applying fertilizers, maintaining the landscape design, removing weeds and dead plants, cutting and edging lawns.

As the Landscaper, you will ensure the growth and vibrancy of our plants, flowers, lawn, and garden structures. The ideal candidate will be creative, with excellent problem-solving and organizational skills.

We also provide Junk Removal, Gutter Cleaning and Pressure Washing services. You must be okay with ladders and heights.

ShackMaster Homes was created in the summer of 2018 to provide Nanaimo and the surrounding areas with a professional approach to the home service industry. We are a customer focused business, which means everything we do is done with the customer in mind.

We offer competitive wages, bonuses, wage increases based on performance, gym memberships, company events, potential for company vehicle as we grow. We are a young, growing company and looking for people to help us grow and become the leading Home Services company on Vancouver Island. There is a lot of room for career growth as we have plans of expansion in the near future.


  • Conduct general maintenance duties such as cleaning walkways, fixing fountains, and other duties.
  • Apply fertilizer to help enhance growth.
  • Take out weeds and dead plants.
  • Trim overgrown limbs, hedges, and leaves.
  • Uphold the landscaping design and ensure plant growth.
  • Plant new decorative bushes, flowers, plants, and shrubs.
  • Supervise maintenance repairs to equipment, landscape structures, outdoor furniture, and walkways.
  • Advise clients on how to look after the landscape.
  • Coordinate with garden designers and landscape architects to ensure the garden meets the client's expectations.
  • Maintain and Clean company equipment
  • Perform junk removal pickups
  • Gutter cleaning and pressure washing


Experience is not a requirement of this position as we will train the right candidate.

  • High school diploma or equivalent qualification.
  • Must be able to operate maintenance equipment including lawnmowers, leaf blowers, hedge trimmers, power washers etc.
  • High attention to detail with excellent organizational skills.
  • Good stamina and physical health.
  • Class 5 License with clean driver's abstract

Please email resumes to jobs@shackmaster.ca


Frequently Asked Questions

Who Will Work On My Projects?

The only people who will work on your landscape are ShackMaster Homes employees. Our team members have experience and horticultural backgrounds, and we will all be familiar with your landscape needs. 

Are You Insured & Licensed?

We have all necessary licenses for our area, and we carry insurance for all of our projects.

We are WCB registered, carry a $5,000,000 3rd party insurance policy, as well as licenses to operate in all areas of Vancouver Island.

Is Your Team Uniformed?

We take great pride in our appearance. We always have clean uniforms, clean trucks and top of the line equipment. 

We want to make sure you feel comfortable letting us on your property and we start building that trust with a friendly, uniformed team!