Certified Applicator, 3A (3B and 6A preferred)

Location: Belleville, MI
Deadline: May 30, 2017

Position Description

Title: Certified Applicator, 3A (3B and 6A preferred)

Company Information

We are a small, local lawn and tree care company looking for a full or part-time certified applicator. At Turf Pro Inc. we’re dedicated to using the best products out there and providing the highest level of customer service possible!  Turf Pro Inc. was established in 1987 and today services both commercial and residential customers with excellent customer service at a very reasonable price. What makes us stand out from the competition?  First, we only use quality products for our applications. Our products contain both readily available fertilizer as well as slow-release fertilizer, allowing for consistent color and growth rate.  Second, we firmly believe that every customer should be educated on the services provided. It is our goal to make customers aware of what we are applying, what the purpose of the application is, and what they must do to achieve the best results for that application.

Visit our website at www.no-weeds.com for more information.

Essential Functions and Basic Duties

Aeration and Lawn Fertilization

  • Perform aerations on residential customer lawns using an aerator
  • Apply fertilization and pesticide applications to customer lawns according to state regulations
  • Evaluate lawns on each visit to the site and note any issues or concerns; diagnose disease, insect problems, or other issues
  • Communicate with office about any issues in the field
  • Keep detailed notes about every visit

Customer Service/Sales

  • Educate customers on best practices, products used, and results
  • Keep customers informed and up-to-date on what’s going on with their property

Additional Training:  The right candidate will also be trained in tree and shrub spraying, insect control, and irrigation maintenance and repair

Qualifications

Education/Certification:  Must have or be willing to obtain a Commercial Pesticide Applicator’s License 3A (3B and 6A helpful but not necessary)
For more information, visit https://www.michigan.gov/mdard/0,4610,7-125-1569_16988_35289—-,00.html

Desired Experience: Industry experience desired but not necessary. Certified in 3A, 3B, and 6A

Skills/Abilities: Problem solving, attention to detail, self-motivated, team player

Requirements of This Position

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License and a GOOD driving background
  • Must obtain a DOT medical card
  • Must be 3A certified or willing to become certified

Job Details

Job Location: 10417 Morton Taylor Rd. Belleville, MI 48111

Starting Wage: Based on experience PLUS generous production bonuses

Hours/Week: Varies throughout season, typically 30-40

Position Start Date: Flexible start date, around April 15th, 2017

Position Type: Seasonal, with the opportunity to become full-time, year-round for the right candidate

Contact: Email resume to info@no-weeds.com