Performs advanced landscaping/ground maintenance tasks (i.e. using all types of pesticides; pruning a variety of plants; planting/ transplanting plant material; turf seeding / sodding; fertilizing; irrigating; miscellaneous seasonal grounds keeping chores.) In the course of these duties may operate mechanical/electrical equipment, e.g. lawn mowers, weed-eaters, etc. Must be able to report to work immediately; work locations may be anywhere in Augusta, Georgia, not always on the bus line.
Must be able to stand for the entire length of the shift and position includes walking, bending, pushing, pulling, and lifting up to 50 lbs.
Education and/ or Experience
High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required
1-2 year related experience preferred
The individual must demonstrate the following:
Strong work ethic and professional demeanor
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions
Ability to perform multiple tasks efficiently and accurately
Must be detailed oriented and highly motivated
Must be able to work independently
Be a team player; meet intense deadlines, goals, and objectives
Must strive continuously to build knowledge and skills
Pass all pre-employment screenings
Salary Range: $8.00 - $9.50 to start
Interested candidates may apply in person Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:30 am - 4:00 pm