Landscaping Laborer

Boulder, CO
Full-time
Salary: $14.00 to $16.00 /hour


Job Description:

Four Star is growing and we are in need of excellent people to join our staff. We are currently looking for a Landscaping Lead to join our Boulder team. We are diligently working to foster an environment of trust and self-reliance that is promoted through autonomy and support systems. We are looking for individuals that enjoy working as a team to make sure our resident’s properties are excellently maintained. This position must be able to work effectively in a team environment and is responsible for producing quality landscape services that meet or exceed the expectations of the residents.

We need individuals with strong organizational skills, flexibility to work at different buildings on a daily basis, and who can manage multiple tasks at once and juggle competing priorities.
Guaranteed 40 hours per week with over time available. Benefits include competitive compensation packages, health benefits, 401k matching and paid leave.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must have a hands-on working knowledge of the type of work assigned to do
  • Ability to run mowers, string trimmers, hedge trimmers, leaf blowers, snow removal equipment
  • Understand how to apply chemical applications to small areas
  • Plants grass, flowers, trees, and shrubs.
  • Trims and removes trees from properties
  • Mulching, Edging, Ornamental Pruning (by-hand and with tools), Planting, Transplanting, Root Pruning, Spring and Fall Clean-ups, Weeding, Fine Gardening and Perennial Care
  • Knowledge of insect plant disease and the ability to identify plant species.
  • Managing one or more junior staff member
  • Other functions as assigned

Requirements:

Must be punctual, responsible and have a positive attitude

  • Must be self-driven and reliable
  • Must be able to interact with customers in a professional manner
  • Must be able to read and understand safety rules, operating equipment
  • Experience in residential landscaping or landscaping maintenance
  • Responsible for maintaining and the upkeep of company equipment
  • Available for hours depending on weather
  • Seasonal or year round position

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

This is an outdoor job with exposure to adverse weather conditions

Appropriate winter attire is required

This job, at a minimum, requires stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, control of hand tools and small to medium sized machinery. Lifting in excessive 50 lbs.

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