Landscaping Laborer

Full time, competitive hourly position at Stroudsmoor Country Inn, Stroudsburg, PA.

This is a chance to contribute to a dynamic team environment and utilize your skills in landscaping, property maintenance, and snow removal. Starting pay will depend on level of landscaping experience.

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Wed-Sunday 7am-3:30pm. Off Mondays and Tuesdays.

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan

Pay: $16.00 – $18.00 per hour

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required

Job Duties

  • The cultivation and seasonal care of all landscaping and grounds.
  • Gather and remove litter.
  • Routinely cut and edge lawn using hand, power, or riding mower.
  • Pull weeds and apply pesticide to rid grounds of pests such as grubs, wasps, bees, ticks, etc.
  • Cut & trim tree limbs.
  • Rake and leaf blow to clear leaves and debris from garden beds and walkways.
  • Mulch, prune, plant, aerate, water and fertilize garden beds and trees as needed.
  • Drive a plow and use heavy machinery to clear snow from parking lots.
  • Shovel snow from walkways and sprinkle salt to prevent slips & falls.
  • Knowledge to perform minor repairs and/or preventative maintenance to equipment is a plus.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in landscaping
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Must be a reliable worker who is able to perform routine tasks without supervision.
  • Able to work well independently and with a team.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Must be a self-starter able to prioritize work tasks for maximum efficiency as well.
  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Physical Requirements:

  • Carry heavy weight (over 50lbs)
  • Bend or stoop repeatedly
  • Manipulate tools in tight spaces
  • Lift heavy weight over shoulder
  • Able to work for extended time outside and exposed to weather elements.

Skill Requirements:

  • Ability to operate lawn equipment.
  • Ability to operate heavy machinery for snow removal.
  • Ability to communicate well both written and orally.