Lawn Care Technician

Location: Manheim, PA
Deadline: May 31, 2017

Lawn Care Technician 

Position duties include: 

Mowing, grass trimming, planting, mulching, edging, general landscape duties, and snow clearing on commercial and residential properties. Individual must have commercial mowing experience and demonstrate ability to use a zero-turn radius, standing, ride-on mower. Must be able to drive large pick-up trucks as well as tow long, enclosed trailers. Experience operating a snow plow and snow blower a plus, but not required. Must be able to sustain the heat and cold when necessary. 

Mowing and trimming is 85% of the job. (35+ hours a week) Planting and mulching is 10% of the job. 

Snow Removal – 5% of the job. 

(Percentages may change) 

We take great pride in our professionalism and customer accounts and wish to include another employee to help us grow and maintain our professional image. 

Job Requirements 

1. At least one (1) year of lawn care or similar experience. 

2. Some type of formal training or education in the landscape/lawn care industry is not required, but preferred. 

Character Requirements: 

1. Easily teachable with ability to work on their own and do high detail work. 

2. Willingness to learn how to operate vehicles, tow trailers, snow removal equipment such as snow plow, snow blower and skid loader. 

3. Customer service skills, clean appearance, work efficiency and honesty. 

4. Be on time and ready to work each day, with varying hours through the season (Full time hours from March 1-Dec. 15). Part time or possible lay-off in January-February, depending on work flow and weather. 

5. Work well as a team member and be able to take direction from supervisor. 

6. Integrity Land Works, LLC is a tobacco-free work place. 

Other Requirements: 

1. Demonstrate ability to safely operate a zero-turn radius, standing, ride-on mower. 

2. Must be able to mow and trim grass, install plants, or a combination for 8 hours per day or more during the growing season. 

3. Willingness to learn how to operate vehicles, tow trailers, snow removal equipment such as snow plow, snow blower and skid loader. 

4. Customer service skills, clean appearance, work efficiency and honesty. 

5. Be on time and ready to work each day, with varying hours through the season (Full time hours from March 1-Dec. 15). Part time or possible lay-off in January-February, depending on work flow and weather. 

6. Work well as a team member and be able to take direction from supervisor. 

7. Must be able to lift 60 pounds, sometimes repetitively. 

Future Requirements: 

1. Pesticide Applicator License (course certification and license maintenance) paid by company. 

Pay & Benefits 

 Piece Work- We will pay a fixed rate for each Regular Lawn Care Account. 

 $12-17/hr. for other types of work (occasional mulching, hardscaping, etc.). Hourly rate depends on initial skill and experience. 

 Paid Vacation- 1 week (after 1 year) 

 Project bonuses for consistent job well done 

 Compensation for company-related phone usage. 

 Other benefits possible and added in the future, including health benefits. 

 

Gavin A. Witmeyer | Owner 

Integrity Land Works, LLC 

717.286.8238