Maintenance Technician - Hazeltine Nurseries Inc.

Posting ID : A1068534906
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : General Labor

Summary: Maintains grounds of industrial, commercial, or public property by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Cuts lawns.

Trims and edges around walks, flower beds, and walls.

Prunes shrubs and trees to shape and improve growth or remove damaged leaves, branches, or twigs.

Sprays lawn, shrubs, and trees with fertilizer, herbicides, and insecticides.

Rakes and bags or burns leaves.

Cleans grounds and removes litter.

Plants grass, flowers, trees, and shrubs.

Waters lawn and shrubs.

Repairs fences, gates, walls, and walks.

Paints fences and other landscape objects.

Cleans out drainage ditches and culverts.

Sharpens tools such as weed cutters, edging tools, and shears.

Makes minor repairs on equipment such as lawn mower and spreader.

May run wood chippers and chainsaws

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Customer Service - Responds promptly to customer needs; Responds to requests for service and assistance.

Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time; Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; Arrives at meetings and appointments on time.

Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions.

Motivation - Demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles.

Planning/Organizing - Uses time efficiently.

Professionalism - Accepts responsibility for own actions.

Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.

Quantity - Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity; Works quickly.

Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.

No experience needed, we will train.

Work Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outdoor weather conditions. The employee is regularly exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, runs wood chippers and chainsaws and occasionally to fumes or airborne particles.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Physical Demands:
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus.

$9.50-$11.00 per hour

Starting hourly wage will depend on level of experience.

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