Wesscapes Hardscape/ Landscape Crew Member Glenville, NY · Full time

Wesscapes is a full-service outdoor contracting company specializing in landscape and hardscape design, installation and maintenance. We are a forward thinking company that values its employees, customers, and community at large. We are looking for experienced or “willing-to-learn” landscape and hardscape technicians who are motivated, hardworking individuals with a passion to succeed, an eye for detail, and a desire to grow within our company. Experience is preferred but not mandatory. We will train within.

Description

Applicants Must Meet the Following Requirements:

  • A four-year high school diploma or equivalent GED
  • Valid Drivers’ License that must be maintained for duration of employment. Abstract will be required upon hire.
  • This is necessary to become a company driver. If you don’t have a license, you can still apply but your position will be tailored to this. 
  • Ability to work in most weather conditions, including light rain, heat, cold, wind, snow, etc.
  • Ability to perform heavy, physical labor on a daily basis. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to effectively operate basic landscaping equipment such as chainsaws, string trimmers, hedge pruners, etc. 
  • Pruning and trimming experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of plants/ landscaping/ hardscaping a plus
  • Familiar with mobile app based work orders and record keeping a plus. MUST HAVE A SMARTPHONE.


Job Details (Including but not limited to):

  • Mowing and String trimming
  • Prune/Trim shrubs
  • Shrub/ Tree planting
  • Edging of landscaping beds (either by hand or with a machine)
  • Weeding of landscape beds
  • Bark mulch installation
  • Hardscape construction (paver patios, retaining walls, walkways, etc.)
  • Digging and Raking
  • Must be able to work outside in all temperatures, reasonable weather conditions, standing and walking for long periods of time.
  • Using a wheelbarrow to transport moderate to heavy debris from point A to point B
  • Monday-Friday 7:30 AM to 4-5:30 PM, Sat. work required when necessary due to inclement weather or heavy work schedule.
  • 40-60 Hours Weekly, varies based on time of year and company schedule
  • Must be able to Lift/Carry/Push 50 lbs. when Necessary
  • Random upon suspicion, and Post-accident, Employer-Paid Drug testing required.
  • Own Transportation to shop is required, Transportation to and from work sites from shop location will be provided using company vehicles.



YOUR ATTITUDE DETERMINES YOUR ALTITUDE

Position Start Date: Late March/ Early April, weather permitting

Position End Date: Late November/ December, weather permitting. We offer year round work in snow management and other services to some of our team members.



Salary

$17 - $23 per hour