Landscape Technician

Lanier Management, Inc. - Savannah, GA

Full-time | Contract$10 - $16 an hour
EducationSkills

Landscaping Technician

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

A Landscape Technician provides basic landscaping upkeep for apartment communities, rental homes, and mobile home parks. Must have a valid GA driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Maintenance Duties- these duties include but are not limited to:

Mowing: Mow lawns using power mowers.

Edging and blowing: Edge driveways, flower beds, sidewalks, and any overgrowth on building exteriors. Blow debris, including leaves, straw, grass, and trash from paved areas.

Trimming and pruning: Trim bushes, trees, flowers, and hedges using hand trimmers, power trimmers, and chainsaws.

Planting: Plant flowers, trees, shrubs, and lay sod. Finishing beds with straw, mulch, rocks, or other forms of decorative filler.

Jobs requiring other duties may be presented. As a 1099 contractor all work is voluntary and performed at the discretion of the contractor

Qualifications:

Basic landscaping knowledge: Mowing, weed eating, edging, blowing, trimming, and pine straw/mulch dispersal. Planting flowers, trees, shrubs, and laying sod. Prior landscaping/grounds keeping experience is preferred. Must have basic knowledge of both manual and power lawn care tools including mowers, edgers, blowers, weed eaters, chain saws, trimmers, shovels, shears, rakes, and axes. Must have a valid GA driver’s license and reliable transportation.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT

  • High School Education or Equivalent preferred but not required

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be able to move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 50 pounds without assistance.
  • Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling and stooping. Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time.
  • Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time.
  • Climb stairs, climb ladder.

Compensation Package:

The Landscape Technician position is a 1099 independent contractor. All work is voluntary and performed at the discretion of the individual contractor. Compensation is hourly and commensurate with experience. Available work may vary based on seasonal workload and experience level.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $10.00 to $16.00 /hour

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • landscaping: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Savannah, GA (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations
  • On the road

Pay Frequency:

  • Weekly

This Job Is:

  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks - learn more at https://start.indeed.com/fair-chance)
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends required