Columbus-based real estate investment company is seeking a full-time Landscaping Specialist in Delaware to join our growing team. The role is temporary and will extend from early May through September. This is a full-time position through the summer with potential to continue part-time for the remainder of the year.
As a Landscaping Specialist, you will provide landscape maintenance support to a variety of properties. Landscape maintenance support includes the safe operation of commercial grade landscaping equipment and upkeep of plant material and other landscaping elements. A successful candidate must be self-motivated, dependable, organized, flexible, and have a strong eye for detail.
Responsibilities of the Landscape Specialist include:Cut grass using push and/or rider mowers
Trim and edge using a gas powered edger/trimmer
Operate a gas-powered blower
Prune shrubs and low trees as needed to improve the shape or growth habit or to remove damaged branches
Properly and safely operate the edger and line trimmer along sidewalks, flower beds, trees, buildings, fences and other objects
Plant and maintain flower beds
Pick up trash and blow leaves and other debris on to the turf before mowing. Mulch leaves and other debris when mowing
Perform weeding by hand or using a garden hoe or hula hoe
Maintain a polite, friendly, responsive demeanor with residents and guests
Other duties as assigned
Although not required, experience with exterior painting a plus
Candidates must be at least 18 years old, enthusiastic and dependable, and able to safely work with equipment described herein. Must have a valid driver’s license.
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: $11.00 to $14.00 /hour