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Landscape Maintenance Crewmember- Commercial SE Portland
Dennis’ 7 Dees has been in operation since 1956, providing a wide spectrum of landscaping services including residential, commercial and even four garden centers that sell plants and provide service alternatives for DIYer’s. We pride ourselves not only on the services we offer but also on the people we bring in to join us in delivering those services; the business and culture we built on family tradition, quality plants, exceptional service and commitment to our community will provide you with the career path with which to do it.
This is an entry level position within our residential landscape maintenance department; daily tasks are mowing, trimming, edging and weeding customer’s yards.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
General knowledge of landscape maintenance
Basic knowledge and skills with hand and power equipment used in basic landscape maintenance.
Ability to communicate effectively with supervisors and co-workers
Ability to work effectively with strong, diverse personalities
Strong conflict resolution skills
Operation and Control — Controlling operations of equipment or systems
Education and Experience
Preferred- 1 year of landscape maintenance experience
Maintain customer’s landscapes including lawns and beds per Foreman’s guidance.
Gather and remove litter
Use hand tools, such as shovels, rakes, pruning saws, saws, hedge or brush trimmers, and other landscape maintenance equipment as needed.
Perform work requiring the use of hand tools, power tools, spray packs and mowing equipment to complete assigned tasks.
Ensure company vehicle and equipment are operated and maintained properly, including but not limited to initiating any action needed to remedy malfunctioning or unsafe equipment.
Water lawns, trees, or plants, using portable sprinkler systems, hoses, or watering cans if required.
Prune or trim trees, shrubs or hedges, using shears, pruners or chain saws.
Attend all meetings and work items in a timely manner, as required by the Foreman.
General housekeeping of shop and yard
Adhere to uniform and PPE guidelines
Understand and comply with all company policies
Regular attendance and punctual for scheduled shift