Grounds Person

Location: East Lansing, MI
Deadline: June 1, 2016

CONTRACTED SEASONAL JOB FOR 2016
DESCRIPTION:
Landscape Maintenance Assistant
Looking for someone to handle flowerbed and minor grounds area maintenance and upkeep from April thru September at a small apartment community near MSU campus.
SCHEDULE:
Beginning on or around April 15th, minimum of 16 hours per week, Monday thru Friday (hours may vary but would like a fairly consistent schedule)
REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants should have a working knowledge of plant life (particularly flowing plants, bushes, annuals and perennials), be willing to work outdoors despite weather conditions, be considerate and pleasant with all apartment residents and staff, be consistent in attendance and attention to detail, able to stoop and/or bend for working at ground level, able to lift 30 pounds or more, carry liability insurance in no specific amount
DUTIES:
Assigned duties such as:
A) planting, weeding, watering, dead-heading, pruning existing bushes and plants, general policing of grounds and parking areas, removing debris to specified on-site location;
B) fertilizing, spreading mulch, hedge and bush trimming, removing debris to specified on-site location; Other tasks as needed.
WAGES:
Based upon job assignment, applicant may want to look around the complex and offer what they believe to be an adequate amount for each of the two categories shown above. Other tasks may be bid by the chosen applicant as they arise during the summer months.
Please apply on or before April 13th. Interviews by appointment only. No Walk-In’s will be considered!
CONTACT:
Debi Robinson, Property Manager
Arbor Forest Apartments
1185 Palmer Lane
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 337-0634
manager@arborforestapts.com