We are currently hiring for the following positions:

Grounds Maintenance Crew Leader

  • Performs mowing, trimming and edging turf areas using riding mower, push mower, weed whip and edger.
  • Mulches, weeds, removes thatch, aerates, and trims and edges around flower beds, walks, pathways and walls.
  • Prepares planting beds with hand and power tools; integrates soil amendments; plants bulbs, flowers, ground covers, trees and shrubs; applies mulch.
  • Inspects trees and landscape plants for pests and disease.
  • Prunes trees, shrubs, vines and hedges.
  • Applies seed, fertilizer and chemicals.
  • Possess strong knowledge of safe work practices and procedures.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Must possess broad-based experience with all types of equipment used in grounds maintenance operations, including knowledge of proper operating techniques as well as operator maintenance requirements.
  • Be available to work overtime involving both early as well as late hours and weekends.
  • Must be able to respond promptly to emergency call-ins during inclement weather including snow and ice conditions.
  • Bi-lingual a plus.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
  • Crew Leader will run the crew for the day and work closely with Operations Manager to schedule team appropriately.

Email us at employment@avantgardener.net