LEHIGH LAWNS & LANDSCAPING, INC.
Lawn Care Technician
(Applicator, Sprayer, Fertilizer)(Wappingers Falls)
We are seeking a seasoned Lawn Care Applicator to help us provide the following services to our customers:
- Fertilizing and Seeding
- Aerating and Winter Lawn Prep
- Weed, Tick Control
- Seeding for New Lawn Services
- Soil Analysis and Testing
- Insect Control and Grub Management
- Custom blending fertilization and lime application
- Lawn disease treatment
- Ability to work in a team environment
- Ability to work in a results-oriented environment
- Willing to become certified to apply pesticides
- Ability to lift or carry up to 50 pounds (8-10) hours per day
- Able and willing to work in various weather conditions (8-10) hours per day
What we offer:
- Competitive Salary and Referral Bonus Program
- Industry and Company Training
- Advancement Opportunities
Typical Work Requirements:
- Mix pesticides, herbicides, or fungicides for application to trees, shrubs, lawns, or botanical crops. Prepare chemicals for work application.
- Fill sprayer tanks with water and chemicals, according to formulas.
- Lift, push, and swing nozzles, hoses, and tubes to direct spray over designated areas.
- Treat greenery or surfaces with protective substances.
- Identify lawn or plant diseases to determine the appropriate course of treatment.
- Inspect landscaping to determine treatment needs.
- Start motors and engage machinery, such as sprayer agitators or pumps, or portable spray equipment. Operate grounds maintenance equipment.
- Connect hoses and nozzles selected according to terrain, distribution pattern requirements, types of infestations, and velocities.
- Maintain equipment or systems to ensure proper functioning.
- Valid Driver's License
- Able to Pass Drug Test
- Reliable Transportation to and from Work
- Professional Appearance
- Smart Phone with Available Data
- Must be able to Work Independently
- High school or equivalent
- NYS drivers license
- Pesticide applicator license or willingness to shortly obtain a license
$19 - $20 hourly
About LEHIGH LAWNS & LANDSCAPING, INC.
Lehigh Lawns & Landscaping, Inc. is a full-service landscaping company providing residential lawn maintenance, fertilization, hardscaping, drainage solutions, specialized plantings, and commercial snow and lawn maintenance services. Lehigh Lawns & Landscaping, Inc has been in business for 35 years and is locally owned and operated. Our mission is to exceed our customer's expectations.