College Class LawnCare.


About Us

College Class Lawn Care was launched by Gord McAllister during Expo 86. Since then, we have been providing comprehensive year round lawn and garden services to residential and commercial customers in:

  • hedgerows
  • annuals
  • perennials
  • trees

Our Team

Gord McAllister

Gord was born and raised in Vancouver. He attended Athone boys school, Queen Mary, and graduated from St. Georges. He later pursued a science degree from UBC and has been building the College Class brand ever since. Gord is an avid beach volleyball and ice hockey player. In his spare time he enjoys camping with his family and spending time at their vacation home in Black Mountain.

Joel Peterson

Joel is our Gardening Manager and is responsible for everything from garden design to hiring our expert garden staff. Joel is a wealth of knowledge when it comes to gardening and he welcomes any questions you have regarding your property.


Thanks for the great job on our lawn. Can you book us in for whatever you think is necessary next year."
- Theresa Louie.

"You both did a very fantastic job of pruning my trees. Can you please help me with my lawn?"
- Sandra Chanon.

"He did an excellent job. I really appreciate it."
- Keith Haith.

"Did a wonderful, wonderful job. Neat & tidy and cleaned up beautifully. Did exactly what we wanted done. It was perfect. Those guys were great!"
- Glen McPherson

Thanks for getting that plum tree done. He did a fabulous job. Nice cleanup & everything."
- Theresa S.

"All the details look really good. Lawn looks really good. Wonderful job."
- Theresa Louie.

"Thanks for doing our yard. It looks great."
- M. Westbury.

"Everything looks real good."
- A. Hanano.

"Your staff did a great job. Particularly picking up all the leaves."
- Peter B.

"My former gardeners couldn't tell the difference between a pitch fork and a shovel. Your boys really know their stuff and my begonias have never looked better."
- B. Brown, Vancouver.

"Sensational trimming of my clamatis. Thirty five years of growth was brought under control with remarkable quickness."
- Mrs. Bingham, Vancouver.


We are always looking for good people so if you don't see a job posted below, feel free to send us your resume and cover letter. We could be hiring at any time.

Current Openings

Months: April - November.

Location: Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, New Westminister, North Shore.

Pay Rate: Percentage incentive pay which ranges from $12 - $23 per hour.