LANDSCAPE LABOR

JOB DESCRIPTION: • Using hand and/or power tools or equipment to perform a wide range of landscape and irrigation duties • Laying sod • Planting • Watering • Fertilizing • Digging • Raking • Installing sprinklers • Installing mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units 


EXPERIENCE: • 2  years  landscape experience preferred but not required And while not mandatory, it would be great if you also have: • The ability to use hand equipment with mechanized moving blades such as gas powered shears • Experience using manual hand tools such as shovels • The ability to work from elevated heights such as an 8’ A-frame ladder • Ability to use a hand shovel for extended period • Ability to move soil, equipment, and materials, digs holes, and plant trees, shrubs and flowers. • Able to work in/or about situations near direct automotive traffic • Able to work near or about natural bodies of water • Able to work 8+ hours per day with applicable breaks x 5 days/week (some overtime/weekend work required) • Ability to work in extreme conditions – temperatures may exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit • Ability to work in direct sunlight for extended periods of time • Ability to lift and carry 40 lbs. (mulch, fertilizer, etc.) • Ability to load/unload burlaps with plant cuttings onto trailer (up to 50 lbs.) • Ability to bend, stoop and twist continuously throughout the day