Title Landscaping Crew Member
Location Springfield, IL
Job Information

 

Position Summary:

Responsible for efficiently producing quality landscaping service that meets or exceeds the expectations of clients and management. Reports to the Landscaping Crew Leader.

Requirements:

  • Valid Illinois drivers’ license
  • Clean driving record
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screening

Must Have The Ability To:

  • Follow company rules and embrace the company’s mission
  • Follow directions and work within a team
  • Work long hours in all types of weather conditions
  • Learn safe operation procedures for lawn and landscape equipment

Preference Given To Those Who:

  • Are seeking a long-term professional career with the opportunity for growth
  • Hold a current chemical application license from the Illinois Department of Agriculture

Probationary Period:

  • 30 days
  • Must meet or exceed all expectations and receive a satisfactory performance evaluation

Benefits:

  • Workers’ compensation coverage
  • Unemployment benefits during lay-off periods
  • Paid holiday, vacation and sick leave
  • Regular employee appreciation events
  • Continued education courses
  • Extensive skills-management training
  • Company-paid event attendance (ex.: The Green Industry + Equipment Expo)

Performance Skills:

Must Be Able To:

  • Push/pull various equipment and carry a backpack blower on back
  • Walk an average of 2-10 miles per day
  • Utilize various mowers and equipment
  • Lift branches and limbs
  • Lift/carry an average of 50 pounds

Environmental Conditions Include:

  • Exposure to outside weather conditions
  • Exposure to moving mechanical parts
  • Occasional exposure to chemicals, extreme cold or wind, extreme heat, etc.
  • Exposure to moderate to loud noise levels

Core Job Duties:

  • Own your project
  • Prepare trucks for the day
  • Perform lawn maintenance on residential and commercial properties
  • Perform landscape maintenance
  • Perform equipment maintenance
  • Support company projects
  • Attend all company meetings and events
  • Participate in company seasonal change projects
  • Perform other services as needed
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