Landscape Laborer

  • BVLS Southlake
  • Southlake, TX, USA
  • Apr 14, 2021
Full time General Labor

Job Description

Looking for an opportunity where success comes naturally? Then you may have found your crew. We’re looking for a Landscape Laborer to join our team.

You’d be responsible for:

  • Using hand and/or power tools or equipment to perform a wide range of landscape and irrigation duties
  • Laying sod
  • Planting
  • Watering
  • Fertilizing
  • Digging
  • Raking
  • Installing sprinklers
  • Installing mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units

Additionally, employees are expected to abide by all internal control & compliance practices to:

  • Safeguard assets from theft and misuse
  • Ensure segregation of duties to minimize fraud
  • Comply with business ethics, applicable laws and regulation
  • Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information
  • Periodically reconcile physical assets to accounting records

 You might be a good fit if you have:

  • 6 months commercial landscape experience preferred but not required

 And while not mandatory, it would be great if you also have:

  • The ability to use hand equipment with mechanized moving blades such as gas powered shears
  • Experience using manual hand tools such as shovels
  • The ability to work from elevated heights such as an 8’ A-frame ladder
  • Ability to use a hand shovel for extended period
  • Ability to move soil, equipment, and materials, digs holes, and plant trees, shrubs and flowers.
  • Able to work in/or about situations near direct automotive traffic
  • Able to work near or about natural bodies of water
  • Able to work 8+ hours per day with applicable breaks x 5 days/week (some overtime/weekend work required)
  • Ability to work in extreme conditions – temperatures may exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Ability to work in direct sunlight for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift and carry 40 lbs. (mulch, fertilizer, etc.)
  • Ability to load/unload burlaps with plant cuttings onto trailer (up to 50 lbs.)
  • Ability to bend, stoop and twist continuously throughout the day