Fertilizer & Pesticide Applicator

Qualifications:

  • A degree in the turf & ornamental field and / or experience in the turf and ornamental field.
  • Ability to acquire applicators license.
  • Ability to manage and train team members.
  • Enthusiasm to work hard, promptness to arrive at work on time, and ambition to take pride in a completed job.
  • Clean and professional appearance with proper etiquette and respect when conversing with customers.
  • Drivers license required, no major traffic violations on record.

Duties:

  • Perform fertilizer / pesticide applications and manage an application route.
  • Diagnose turf diseases, weed infestations, nutrient deficiencies, and drought.
  • Assume product knowledge and recommend appropriate treatments.
  • Operate a commercial truck and trailer combination and ability to navigate throughout the city using mapping software.
  • Provide customer service to existing customers and assist in problem solving.
  • Assist with selling, and surveying potential contracts.
  • Properly maintain equipment and troubleshoot equipment breakdowns.
  • Ability to assist with other services when needed such as mowing, aeration, dethatching, seeding, sodding, and landscape installation.
  • Operate snow removal, sanding and deicing equipment in winter months if
    desired

Compensation:

  • Starting wages from $13.00-15.00/hour. ($35,000-$40,000/Year)
  • 1.5 time for overtime hours worked
  • Bonus plan
  • Seasonal or full-time year-round positions
  • Benefits
  • 401K Plan with company match after 2 years

 

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