Landscape Crew Member

Landscape Crew Member

At Rockaway, Inc. we pride ourselves on being a great place to work! We are not your typical landscape installation and maintenance company. We are a full-service landscaping business, garden center, wholesale plant and tree grower committed to providing Sustainable Landscape Solutions for our team, clients, community and environment.

The landscape crew member’s responsibility is to perform tasks for the landscape service, both installations and maintenance accounts. They are responsible for completing landscape installation jobs with highest level of quality and efficiency.

Job Responsibilities

  • Care for established lawns by mulching, weeding, trimming and edging around flower beds, walks, and walls.
  • Plant foliage, flowering plants, grass, ground covers, trees, and shrubs, and apply mulch for protection, using gardening tools.
  • Trimming and pruning of shrubs, perennials and small trees.
  • Follow planned landscaping designs to determine where to lay sod, create beds, or plant flowers and foliage.
  • Remove old landscaping to include removal of sod, shrubs, trees and weeds
  • Loading and unloading of plants, mulch, dirt, sod etc as job requires.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Experience in the landscape industry a plus.
  • Timeliness and dependability critical.
  • Work as part of a team and take direction.
  • Proper use of all tools, equipment and machinery.
  • Need to be able to follow directions closely.
  • Ability to work in accordance with safety and company standards.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with supervisors, other crew members and customers.
  • Residential installation experience a plus.
  • Hardscape installation experience a plus.
  • Valid FL Driver’s license a plus, but not required.
  • Must be able to pass a background check and a drug screen.

This position requires one to be able to perform physical work and heavy lifting. This position requires the ability to load and unload trucks, and moving plants and material. Ability to lift 50 lbs on occasion and 25 lbs regularly.

Compensation is based on experience and will be extremely competitive. We look forward to hearing from you!

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