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Landscape Forepersons and Laborer

Location: Fort Worth, TX
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Position Summary

The primary responsibility is to safely and efficiently complete landscape maintenance projects on assigned properties.  

Essential Functions and Responsibilities: 

  • Perform assigned work on a daily basis inclusive of: mowing, edging, trimming, fertilizing, detailing ornamental plant material, weed-eating, spraying or pulling weeds, blowing off of hard surfaces
  • Work to assure quality and timely completion of all tasks assigned.
  • Operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner at all times.
  • Identify and report crew damages, issues, failing turf, etc. to your Landscape Foreperson
  • Participate in the Safety Program and adhere to company safety guidelines
  • Refer any homeowners that want to speak with you to your Foreperson
  • Report all equipment/mowers/trucks that are not in good working order to your Foreperson immediately before leaving our facility and upon return to our facility
  • Use your safety equipment daily - uniforms, safety glasses, boots, cones, ear plugs, etc.
  • Contact your Foreperson immediately for any accidents, incidents, etc. that has direct interaction with you
  • Performs other duties as required. 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • 1-2 years of experience in mowing or pruning
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record a plus
  • Must be able to communicate with Foreperson and Manager
  • Must be able to work with fertilizer, pesticide, herbicide, and other horticultural products
  • Must have a positive attitude
  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish is a plus
  • Must be able to wear PPE as necessary.
  • Must be able to enter and exit a vehicle numerous times a day.
  • Must be able to withstand exposure to all kinds of weather while completing work assignments, i.e., rain, heat, sun, cold.
  • Must be able to traverse various terrains.
  • Must be able to write, read and comprehend written and verbal job instructions/information.
  • Must be able to communicate with others.
  • Must be able to maintain attention during dangerous tasks.
  • Must be able to lift, move and maneuver up to 50 pounds on an infrequent basis, and up to 10 pounds on a frequent basis.
  • Must have endurance necessary to perform these duties throughout a standard eight or ten hour day.  Must be able to work long hours and overtime during emergencies (including holidays, weekends, etc.  Subject to call out work).
  • Must have knowledge of heavy equipment.
  • Must have sufficient eyesight to judge distances and coordination to get and use the appropriate equipment and tools.
  • Must be able to operate and service all required tools and equipment.
  • Must have transportation to and from the show up location.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.

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Physical Requirements:                                                                                                                    

Key:

Rarely = less than 10%

Occasionally = up to 33%

Frequently = up to 66%

Continuously = 67% to 100%

 

Activity:

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O

F

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Activity:

R

O

F

C

Standing

 

 

 

X

Seeing

 

 

 

X

Walking

 

 

X

 

Reading

 

 

X

 

Sitting

 

 

X

 

Reaching

 

 

 

X

Stooping

 

 

 

X

Range of Motion

 

 

X

 

Kneeling

 

 

 

X

Hearing – Speech Range

 

 

X

 

Squatting

 

 

 

X

Depth Perception

 

 

X

 

Body Twisting

 

 

 

X

Color Vision

 

 

 

X

Crawling

X

 

 

 

Lifting

 

 

 

X

Sense of Touch

 

 

X

 

Carrying

 

 

 

X

Manual Dexterity

 

 

X

 

Pushing

 

 

X

 

Speaking Clearly

 

 

X

 

Pulling

 

 

X

 

Seeing Distant

 

X

 

 

Climbing Ladders

 

X

 

 

Climbing On/Off Truck

 

 

X

 

Climbing Stairs

 

X

 

 

Climbing Poles

 

 

 

 

Balancing

 

 

X

 

Gripping

 

 

 

X

Lifting Up to 10 lbs.

 

 

 

X

Lifting Over 10 lbs. to 50 lbs.

 

x

 

 

Lifting Up to 50 lbs.

 

 

X

 

 

Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation.  Individuals with a disability who desire a reasonable accommodation should contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext. 1339.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.

Employer Info


Fort Worth, Texas 76114

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