SUMMER & WINTER Qualifications...
Lawn Care (Grounds Maint.) & Snow Removal: Mowing, Whipping, Blowing, Edging, Pruning, Weed Control, Spring & Fall Clean-ups, Shoveling, Salting, Snowblowing, Plowing, Hauling, Etc.
A) Ability to operate in a safe and efficient manner all walk-behind mowers, push mowers, string line trimmers, power edgers, backpack blowers, sickle mowers, snow blowers, and other assorted grounds care and/or snow & ice equipment as assigned.
B) Ability to do general grounds care manually. This entails physical bending, kneeling &/or squatting to pull weeds in flower beds & shrub beds, pick up trash, & other general grounds care tasks.
C) Ability to lift 40 lbs. /1-person crew, and 80 lbs. /2-person crew for a variety of circumstances such as lifting tarps of leaves/grass clippings into the back of a truck or trailer, lifting small mowing equipment into a truck or trailer, lifting and moving various obstacles in the turf areas, and lifting and carrying weed whips and backpack blowers.
D) The above description is required for this job during an average work week consisting of 8-10 hours a day, 4-6 days a week April thru October and as needed per snowfall October thru March.
Landscape Enhancements: Hard & Softscapes, Urban Landcare, Seasonal Color, Gardening, Etc.
A) Ability to manually plant trees or shrubs, grade, lay sod, construct various types of retaining walls, construct rock/mulch beds and other Landscape tasks. This job entails physical bending, kneeling, squatting and/or lifting 40 lbs/1-person crew, & 80 lbs/2-person crew for a variety of tasks. i.e. digging holes for placement of new plantings, grading ground surfaces for preparation of new landscapes, laying sod from pallets to ground surface, lifting and placement of materials for retaining walls, bed construction via shovels, rakes, ball carts, & other miscellaneous Landscape tools.
B) The above description is required for this job during an average work week consisting of 8-10 hours a day, 5-6 days a week, April thru October.