Maintenance Workers

We currently have full-time positions for a Maintenance Workers. Specific duties include:


Maintain grounds of industrial, commercial or public property by performing the following duties:
Cutting lawns using various sized power mowers
Trimming and edging using a gas powered edger/trimmer
Operating a gas powered backpack blower
Trimming shrubs and low trees to shape and improve growth or to remove damaged leaves, branches or twigs using shears, pruners or gas powered hedge trimmers
Planting seasonal color
Applying chemicals or fertilizers
Performing light irrigation repair
Picking up leaves, trash and cut grass and placing onto burlap and loading onto a truck or trailer
Performing weeding by hand or using a garden hoe or hula hoe

Additionally, employees are expected to abide by all internal control & compliance practices to:

Safeguard assets from theft and misuse
Ensure segregation of duties to minimize fraud
Comply with business ethics, applicable laws and regulation
Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information
Periodically reconcile physical assets to accounting records

Basic Qualifications:

Use hand equipment with mechanized moving blades such as gas powered shears
Use manual hand tools such as pruners
Ride cutting/vacuuming equipment such as mowers
Use self-propelled lawn maintenance equipment
Work from elevated heights such as an 8' A-frame ladder
Wear and operate a backpack blower (18 lbs) for extended periods of time
Use a hand rake for extended periods of time
Drive a motorized vehicle
Operate machinery on public roads

Eligibility Requirements:

6 months commercial landscape experience preferred but not required
Driver's License is preferred but not required
Must be allowed to work in the U.S.

Work Environment/Physical Requirements:

Work in/or about situations near direct automotive traffic
Work near or about natural bodies of water
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


Turfgrass, like that found in our lawns, is much cooler than asphalt or cement. It acts as a natural "air conditioner" for the surrounding areas. Lawns can be as much as 22 degrees cooler than urban asphalt "heat islands".