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Lawn Care Technician

Lawn Care – Omaha, Nebraska
Department Lawn Care
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation $9-13.50/hr + DOE

Job Title: Lawn Care Technician

  • Purpose: Responsible for executing daily lawn care and maintenance of lawns and other property needs
  • Work as a team with other lawn care technicians and Garden Maintenance Technicians
  • Location: Omaha, Nebraska with daily travel to residences and businesses in the Omaha metro and surrounding areas.
  • Requirements: Previous experience preferred. Valid Nebraska Chemical Applicators License a plus
  • All applicants MUST have a VALID driver’s license. Applicants must be able to work outside in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Working knowledge of the use and upkeep of commercial mowers, trimmers, broadcast spreaders and other various tools used for lawn care and garden maintenance preferred
  • Knowledge of proper mowing techniques and maintenance procedures.
  • Other necessary skills and work styles include but are not limited to the following: active listening, critical thinking, and dependability, attention to detail, cooperation and self-control.
  • All applicants must be available to participate in snow and ice control for residential and/or commercial properties in the winter
  • Tasks:
  • Care for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, grubbing, removing thatch, or trimming or edging around flower beds, walks, or walls.
  • Mow lawns with various types of commercial mowers (i.e., zero-turn, hydrostatic, walk-behind, etc.). Whack weeds, trim bushes, and edge lawns using a variety of machines.
  • Preparation and inspection of truck and equipment used on a daily basis. Daily and weekly maintenance of truck, trailers and all equipment associated with lawn care services.
  • Identify and diagnose lawn fungus, disease, and pest problems.
  • Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders Applicator’s License preferred.

Benefits

  • Paid continuing education courses / seminars / certifications + incentive raises based on results
  • Family discount for services and materials
  • Company outings
  • Family-oriented environment
  • PTO after one year, and increases 3 days each year of tenure
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  • Location
    Omaha, Nebraska
  • Department
    Lawn Care
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
  • Compensation
    $9-13.50/hr + DOE
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