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Flexer Enterprises, Inc. Landscape Technician (Seasonal) in Rochester, New York

Order#: NY1306579


Landscaper Duties and Responsibilities:
Operate push or riding lawnmowers; may operate heavier tractor equipment if needed
Water all plants and lawn, and ensure all plants are evenly covered
Spread fertilizer, plant food, mulch, and other materials around plants
Remove weeds and dead plants; prune overgrown limbs and leaves
Operate string trimmer and edger to remove overgrowth and keep outdoor area tidy
Use leaf blower to clear walkways and pedestrian areas after lawn maintenance
Maintain the existing landscaping design and ensure plant survival
Plant new flowers, bushes, plants, and decorative shrubs
Rake fallen leaves and remove debris

Snow Removal Responsibilities:
Keep pedestrian areas removed of snow and ice
Operate heavier snow blowers or other equipment as needed
Remove tree limbs, overgrowth, and other hazards
Ensure outdoor furniture, decor, and lighting is maintained and good working order
Properly store and handle all equipment, tools, sprinklers, etc.
Oversee maintenance repairs to equipment, landscape structures, and hardscape walkways

Landscaper Requirements and Qualifications:
High school degree or equivalent educational experience
Previous experience in landscaping or groundskeeping a plus
Must pass background check
Must be 18 years of age
Able to work independently
Must be able to operate lawn maintenance equipment such as lawnmowers, string trimmers, leaf
blowers, hedge trimmers, etc.
Able to physically stand, bend, squat, and lift up to 40 pounds. Must have dependable transportation, able to
work well in a team setting, be dependable and on time.