Lawn Care Applicator


Morano Group
543 HALSTEAD AVENUE
MAMARONECK, NY 10543
United States

Industry
Landscape
Experience Required
Yes
Pay
From $25.00 To $30.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description

Lawn Care Applicator 

Morano Landscape is part of the Morano Group family. We are a full service, development and management company. Since our inception we have worked for some of the most exclusive estates and commercial projects in Westchester, Fairfield, Manhattan and Kings counties. We have now expanded our operation to West Palm Beach County. Our unwavering commitment to our clients and uncompromising attention to detail and safety has made us an industry leader for over 70 years. Please access our website to learn more about us : www.moranogroup.com We currently have an excellent opportunity for a passionate individual to join our team as a Lawn Care Applicator.


As we provide the number of high-end residential clients with stunning landscapes, we are in need of an expert Lawn Care Applicator who is detailed in maintaining a healthy lawn and someone who knows how to evaluate issues and potential issues with weeds, fungus and pests and treat them before they become an issue.

  • Responsibilities:
  • Manage and grow a lawn care & mosquito control route that consists of residential customers
  • Apply fertilizer, weed control and insect control applications for our customers every 6-7 weeks
  • Lawn renovation, aeration and seeding
  • Work with our team by evaluating and communicating potential problems
  • Drive and maintain assigned company vehicle
  • Safely operate and maintain the ride-on machine and other assigned equipment
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Knowledge of plant health and experience in identifying pest or fungal disease is a plus
  • Communication with Account Managers about gardening needs.
  • The ability act as a crew leader and manage a team.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, pregnancy or conditions related to pregnancy, disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

 
Job Requirements
Qualifications, Requirements, Experience and Skills:

*Must have state license for applying fertilizer, weed control and pest control issues by State/DEC
*Ability of proper mixing and applying of products to treat a variety of turf and shrub conditions; ability to correctly identify different types of turf *grasses, weeds, diseases and pests.
*3 Year Minimum Lawn Care Experience
*Ability to meet physical job requirements including but not limited to: independently lift or carry 50 lbs., walk, stand and bend for moderate
periods of time
*Must know proper handling, and storing of fertilizer, weed control and other chemicals used in treating lawns
*Strong attention to detail and able to think critically and troubleshoot issues as they arise
*Ability to apply fertilizer, weed control and insect control applications
*Must have valid drivers’ license with clean driving record.
*Bilingual (Spanish/English) a plus.
*Ability to take direction, prioritize and multi-task
*Exceptional customer service & communication skills
*Be a self-starter who enjoys working outdoors and in a team environment
*Willingness and desire to learn new products and equipment available to our industry for lawn care and mosquito control
*Able to work at a fast pace to meet customers' requests
*Strong communication abilities
*Demonstrates the ability to follow directions and pay close attention to detail Efficient time management skills
*Decisive decision-making abilities
*Bilingual (English / Spanish) is a plus