UTS- Temporary Landscape Technician at NC State
TemporaryEssential Job Duties:
The primary purpose of the position is to provide landscape services for Landscape Construction Services. The Landscape Technician serves as a member of a landscape crew providing high-level management and aesthetic quality to the landscape on campus within a designated campus zone. This position also assists with the annual and perennial planting activities, mulching, weeding, debris removal, bed preparation, pruning, and sanitation. Additionally, the position may assist with turf-related tasks such as mowing, blowing, edging, trimming.Is Time Limited:
NoJob City & State:
Raleigh, NCClassification Title:
Temporary-Skilled TradesWorking Title:
UTS- Temporary Landscape Technician at NC StateWork Schedule:
7 AM - 3:30 PM, Monday - FridayMinimum Experience/Education:
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.Department Required Skills:
The Landscape Technician has the ability to determine the appropriate equipment needed to perform landscape-related maintenance activities. This may include the operation of mowers, blowers, weed eaters, hedge trimmers, chainsaws, edgers, and utility vehicles. The position drives vehicles and trailers, performs sanitation and debris
removal of all campus areas. The Landscape Technician reports stressed plant material to the supervisor and/or recommends solutions for horticultural problems. Installs annuals, perennials, bulbs, trees, and shrubs as instructed by supervisor. Performs preventive maintenance on equipment and reports problems to the supervisor. Coordinate and collaborate with crew and supervisor to ensure work is completed on time and at the highest standard possible and to ensure customer satisfaction.
-Experience with landscaping and grounds maintenance.
-Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds frequently, with or without reasonable
-Knowledge of plant care and light equipment repair and maintenance
NC Drivers LicensesValid NC Driver's License required?:
YesCommercial Driver's License Required?:
NoAnticipated Hiring Range:
$17.50 per hourJob Open Date:
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