Lawn Care Technician (Fertilization / Pesticide)

DJ's Landscape Management Grand Rapids, MI
Lawn Care Technician (Fertilization / Pesticide)

DJs Landscape Management, Inc. is West Michigans largest Landscape Management Company. Weve been exceeding our clients expectations for nearly 20 years, and this has resulted in strong growth for our company and our careers. We are proud to boast an 85% internal promotion rate for Supervisors, Managers, and Officers. In addition to this internal growth, we are always looking for driven and talented people to join our team and make a positive impact in their own life as well as in the lives of our Customers and fellow Team Members. Come grow with us!

Lawn Care Technician

As a Lawn Care Technician, you are responsible for applying fertilizer, pesticides, and herbicides to our commercial clients' turf areas, as well as other turf-care related tasks. This work involves mixing and managing of pesticides, strict adherence to OSHA safety standards and the general monitoring of lawn care needs. This is a full-time, year-round career opportunity that transitions into snow removal work in the winter.

Team Members Benefits

* Competitive base pay of $16 - $19 per hour

* Outstanding 401(k) plan, with up to 4% company match

* Profit-Sharing plan participation

* Training & Development opportunities

* Medical Benefit Plans through Priority Health

* Team Member assistance program

* Best-in-Class Equipment and facilities

Desired Skills & Qualifications

* Commercial Pesticide License (3A, 3B, 6), or ability to earn within 90 days of employment

* Chauffeur's license or the ability to obtain one within 90 days of employment

* Experience spreading fertilizer using commercial equipment (Z-Spray, Permagreen)

* Knowledge and experience working with and mixing pesticides

* Basic math skills associated with application and mix rates

* Ability to bend, squat, and lift for long periods of time

* Able to work outdoors in a wide variety of conditions for an extended period of time

DJ's Landscape Management is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, new Team Members are required to pass a pre-employment drug test and participate in random drug tests during their active employment.

DJ's Landscape Management is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment decisions are decided on the basis of qualification, merit and business need. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

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