Diverse Solutions Group Inc Ground Landscaping Technician Alexandria, VA · Full time

We are seeking a Grounds Landscaping technician to work at a single site. This includes, but not limited to: Perform Grounds Maintenance on approximately: 111 acres of improved grounds, flower beds, and associated roads, parking lots, sidewalks, Tree trimming and vegetation control of 200 yards of fence line.

Description

Grounds Maintenance Responsibilities:


The responsibility of work includes but is not limited to: 

  • Grass cutting
  • Edging
  • Leaf removal
  • Soil aeration
  • Maintain mulched areas
  • Turf repair
  • Pest control reporting
  • Police grounds for Debris (such as any paper, paper by-product, plastic, Styrofoam, cans, containers, fallen branches, etc)
  • Weed and vegetation control
  • Fertilized and add soil amendments
  • Special events and emergencies
  • Maintain improved grounds
  • Trimming and pruning tree/shrubs/hedges (no vegetation shall extend over any sidewalk or curb)
  • Maintaining bedding and planted areas
  • Maintain semi-improved grounds (including unimproved grounds)
  • Areas without irrigation systems that require manual watering
  • Ditch maintenance, removal of accumulated materials, vegetation removal and re-grading
  • Snow/Ice Removal
  • Other duties as assigned


Education


- High School Diploma or GED preferred:



Qualifications


- 2+ years of construction or groundskeeper experience required.


- Must demonstrate ability to follow directions, produce quality work and maintain safe working conditions.


- Must be dependable and have reliable transportation.


- Must be able to lift 50lbs without assistance.


- Requires extensive and heavy physical activity and dexterity.


- Ability and willingness to work in all weather conditions




Diverse Solutions Group is a Federal Contractor. Therefore, any employee working onsite in federal buildings and facilities must still follow Federal agency workplace safety protocols when working on site including but not limited to COVID-19 Workplace Safety Protocols.


All applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Salary

$16 - $18 per hour