Plant Health Care Technician


Ayer, MA 01432
United States

Industry
Horticulture
Application Closing Date
9/30/2022
Experience Required
Yes
Pay
To $21.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

We do not spray noxious chemicals! We follow the NOFA Standards for Organic Land Care! 

Plant Health Care Technician works closely with Plant Health Care Manager on daily routine, routes, special assignments for spot spraying, soil tests and soil amending.

Applicant has the skills and experience to work quickly and neatly, paying attention to details.

Scouts for problems in client landscapes and assists Manager with development of treatment plans.

Has comfort level with operation and maintenance of equipment including power sprayers, backpack sprayers and compost tea brewer.

Applicant expresses familiarity with woody plants in zones 5-6 and commonly occurring pests and dis-eases, and maintains accurate records by keeping daily tasks and notes in LMN electronic timesheets.

 

Employment at Pumpkin Brook Organic Gardening, Inc.

Pumpkin Brook is an established company offering skilled garden maintenance, plant health care, construction and design services offering:

  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Optional Saturday and overtime work
  • Long season of employment
  • Advancement possibilities
  • Quality reputation with solid client base
  • Educational opportunities in field of organic land care
  • State-of-the-art organic practices
  • Friendly, committed community of co-workers
  • Simple IRA Retirement Plan participation after one year, if qualified
  • Paid holidays after one year of service
 
Job Requirements
Job Qualifications, Certifications and continuing Education

Can obtain and maintain valid MA Pesticide License and clean commercial Driver’s License
Becomes NOFA Organic Land Care Accredited and upholds all yearly credits
Participates in all workshops and continued education as needed
Company
Pumpkin Brook Organic Gardening
Nancy Altman
1 Sculley Road, Bldg. B P.O. Box 369
Ayer MA 01432
United States
Pumpkin Brook Organic Gardening Nancy Altman
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