Work in beautiful Piedmont Park in the heart of Midtown Atlanta. Piedmont Park Conservancy seeks experienced landscaping professional to join its exceptional park maintenance team. Must be able to perform wide range of landscaping tasks including experience using rider and manual lawn mowers, tree and shrub trimming, planting and edging, fertilizing and other landscaping & maintenance tasks. Pesticide license a plus. Must work cooperatively with coworkers as a team member and interact well with the public. Good references and ability to pass background check and drug testing required. Full benefits. 40 hour week; Monday – Friday; with occasional overtime & some weekend hours as needed.
Qualifications Required: -High School Diploma/GED-Two years in grounds maintenance including basic experience in shrub pruning, pesticide application & grounds maintenance & cleaning.-Ability to read, write, and speak English & perform basic mathematics-Experienced in minor equipment operation and maintenance -Able to work outdoors in temperature below 32 degrees and above 90 degrees-Able to lift & carry 25 to 50 lbs. frequently and up to 60 lbs. occasionally -Will be able to pass a background check and drug screening-Two of more good references required
Employment type: Full Time Compensation: Commensurate with experienceBenefits Offered: Paid vacation & holidays, medical & dental insurance, 401K