Grounds Management Technician

The GM Technician will report to the GM Foreman.

Job Overview

If you’re experienced in Grounds Management and love to be outdoors, come join us! Smith Landscaping Inc. is seeking an experienced full time Grounds Management Technician to service our residential and commercial properties.  Smith Landscaping remains a proud family owned company in business for more than 45 years.  We’re a team of professionals, driven by results and relationships.  We are strongly committed to taking care of each other, clients, and communities. Must have a clean driving record and be able to pass drug test.

Smith Landscaping offers competitive pay, company uniforms w/cleaning services, paid sick/vacation days + birthday off paid, paid cert training, and continued growth opportunities.

Qualifications:

  • Team oriented
  • Leadership ability
  • Communication (listening) skills
  • Time management skills
  • Plant knowledge
  • Knowledge of maintenance practices (proper pruning, integrated pest management, cultural practices
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of field experience or applicable education
  • Interest in future advancement
  • Interest in continual education and certifications

Job Description:

  • Be a safe and efficient team member
  • Understand and interpret directions
  • Know clients’ needs, wants, desires and their schedule of monthly services (turf treatments, upcoming bed maintenance and mowing) and maintain good communications with them
  • Exceed clients’ expectations
  • Provide the highest level of quality and professionalism
  • Go above the call of duty
  • Understand time management practices and how to apply them
  • Understand the maintenance process (how and why)
  • Operate and maintain equipment
  • Be able to run a maintenance crew when needed
  • Strive to be a foreman