Aeration Lawn Field Professional
EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION, and SKILLS REQUIRED $15-$17/Hour
High school diploma or equivalent. Previous experience preferred. Excellent verbal communication skills, friendliness, and ability to build rapport required. Must possess the ability to learn and communicate technical, industry-related data pertaining to the services to be sold. Must have a clean-cut, professional image, sense of pride, integrity, courage, self-motivation, attention-to-detail, perseverance, follow-up skills, and dependability. Must display a positive demeanor, professionalism, and desire to please potential and existing customers. Must enjoy working independently. Must meet company drug screen requirements. Must speak English. Drug and background check must be clear.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS and DUTIES
• Cultivates lawns, using power aerator and chemicals according to specifications:
• Pierces soil to make holes for fertilizer and water, using aerator.
• Presses aerator fork into soil and pulls rake through grass to cultivate areas not accessible to machines.
• Distributes granulated fertilizers, pesticides, and fungicides on the lawn, using a spreader.
• May care for athletic field turf and be designated Athletic Turf Worker.
• Must be able to attend regular meetings with a consistent presence at the office, on the job sites, and all pertinent meetings.
• Meet weekly deadlines or based on Supervisor’s request
• Continually build relationships and promote excellent customer service, integrity, and professionalism
• Perform all other duties assigned
Must possess the ability to use telephone, computer, and other required technology.
TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS / SCHEDULE
Extensive walking, bending and lifting. This position requires the ability to work 4-Days per week approximately 8 hours per day. This position reports to the Lawn Care Supervisor.
REQUIRED PHYSICAL and MENTAL DEMANDS
Requires mental alertness and hearing. Requires constant use of telephone and other technology associated with Lawn Care/ Aeration position. Must possess physical ability and stamina to work outdoors.