Landscape Maintenance Tech

Job Title: Landscape Maintenance Tech
Division: Maintenance
Hours: 6:00-4:00 M-F
Wage: Base: $14.00/hour – Negotiable with experience

Skills and abilities expected:

  • valid driver license
  • clean driving record for the last three years
  • proof of commercial insurability
  • knowledge of common plant material is a plus
  • possess a general understanding of plant health care
  • ability to read, understand and follow safety rules and instructions, specific oral and English written communications
  • knowledge and experience in the operation of power equipment specifically: hedge trimmers handheld and backpack blowers, hedge shears, pruners, shred’n vacs, rakes, shovels, pitch forks and/or chain saws
  • ability to apply safety and ethical practice principals and act appropriately at all times
  • strong customer service focus with desire to serve and please our clients
  • possess own transportation to and from work
  • be able to pass a drug test
  • must be organized, efficient and dedicated to a systematic and documented work environment to ensure total client satisfaction

Nature of work:

  • landscape maintenance tech is responsible for assisting the landscape maintenance account manager
  • perform skilled labor tasks which include, but are not limited to: trimming of plant material, proper pruning of plant material, hand pulling weeds, removing debris/clippings/leaves from landscape beds and lawns
  • assumes responsibility for the maintenance of equipment such as truck, trailer, all associated handheld power equipment, rakes, tools, trash cans, shovels, saws and pruners
  • keep and maintain all associated records and paperwork as directed by account manager
  • ensure high quality presentation of the customer’s landscape
  • operate equipment with due regard to personal safety, co-worker safety and all others
  • perform other related field work as required
  • assist other divisions of the company during non-maintenance times