Lawn Care Technician Job Description

Lawn Care Technician

Location: Lake Stevens WA

Industry: Landscaping
Occupational Category: 37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
Hours: Seasonal, 24+ hours per week
Salary: USD 24,000

Description: Washington Lawns seeks a seasonal entry level Lawn Care Technician to perform land care maintenance services on client properties.

Responsibilities:

  • Third to Report to Shop to review the day's work with direct Foreman
  • Review schedules of clients & labor force
  • Prep Trucks & equipment
  • Follow Inventory Procedures
  • Openly receive training for field needs, safety, equipment, technique, etc.
  • Operations, quality control, punctuality, and safety
  • Performing landscape and maintenance tasks on client properties
  • Perform work contracted to be implemented efficiently and according to the contracted specifications
  • Perform maintenance of lawns & gardens, and cleanups
  • Perform all tasks of operations including but not limited to mowing, line trimming, blowing, leaf and debris removal, weeding, edging, hedging, raking and mulch installation
  • Proper use of safety equipment and Personal Protective Equipment and ergonomic practices
  • Address questions or concerns with the clients by forwarding them onto the Foreman. Communicate customer opportunities immediately with the client's Account Representative
  • Fill out electronic time card.
  • Complete all job site reports and report all sales opportunities
  • Prepare for the next day’s jobs every evening
  • Unloading/loading equipment and materials
  • Wash dirty equipment {including all mower decks} and return to approved storage location. Report damaged or broken equipment to management immediately.
  • Fill trucks, mowers, equipment, and cans with fuel additive & fuel in preparation for the next day (or as necessary)
  • Strict adherence to the company's employee manual & procedures as required from all employees

Educational requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED is beneficial
  • Hardscape experience is beneficial
  • Applicator’s license is very beneficial

Experience requirements:

  • Must be 18+ years old
  • Valid drivers license
  • Good driving record
  • Reliable transportation and current proof of insurance
  • Ability to read & write English, including maps & diagrams.

Desired Skills:

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Complete appropriate paperwork and reports
  • High quality customer service
  • Follow directions and process/procedures
  • High level communication skills
  • Bi-lingual is very beneficial

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work in a team environment with members of varying skill levels
  • Highly motivated quick learner
  • Drug free work environment, a random drug test policy is in force
  • Ability to lift 60+ lbs consistently throughout the day.
  • High attention to detail…the customer doesn’t see what we do, they see what we don’t do that they paid for.
  • High ability to deal with ambiguity in a high stress environment while keeping your composure on and off the job.
  • Available to work a varied schedule (including Saturdays) in any and all adverse weather conditions.
  • Stoop, stand and bend for 10+ hours a day.
  • Strong Knowledge of land care maintenance required
  • Study daily if not experienced in all areas of landscaping

Benefits:

  • Washington Lawns provides top-tier compensation and an industry leading high tech, team-oriented work environment

Incentives:

  • Performance-based compensation plan; sales bonus program

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Date Posted: 1/8/2018