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We are looking to hire a handful of lawn mowing and landscape crew members to continue provide our customers with their lawn service needs throughout the year. Experience is recommended but not required. Reliable transportation is a must.

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We are always looking for talented individuals to join our Advantage Landscape & Turf Management family. We have a number of open positions available, and are seeking hard-working, creative people who love landscaping as much as we do.

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Fertilizer Technician

Advantage Landscape and it’s staff strive to create, maintain, and cultivate the best possible outcome in all areas of our business from the customer experience to installation to maintenance, we want to create an outdoor experience that exceeds the customer’s expectations.


The fertilizer technician we are looking to hire will be joining a team of motivated individuals who strive to achieve the company’s mission and turn customer’s dreams into outdoor realities through design, installation, and maintenance.


Fertilizer Technician (Full Time)


Hours: 40+ hours/week on average.  The hours do vary by season and during peak season can result in overtime.  Snow removal opportunities are available during the Winter season.


Salary: up to $20.00/hour depending on licensing and experience.


Responsibilities:


  • Communicate with customers, both residential and commercial, to discuss, educate, and problem solve a variety of turf and soil conditions with the goal of reaching a healthy and sustainable lawn.

  • Apply fertilizer and appropriate turf management solutions to both residential and commercial lawns using a motorized ride on fertilizer spreader.

  • Assist in maintaining healthy lawns of new and existing customers using granular and liquid fertilizer and spot treatment chemicals.

  • Identify, assess, and repair turf and plant damages caused by disease, infestation, and/or environmental conditions.


Qualities and Qualifications

  • Dependability -  Our fertilizer technicians must be reliable.  The schedule for fertilizer applications is crucial to achieving our desired results and consistency is key.

  • Detail Oriented -  The mixing and utilization of the proper chemicals is a must to be successful in this role.  Mixing and utilizing the proper chemicals and products will reduce costs and unnecessary accidents.

  • Team Player

  • The ideal candidate will:

    • Have and Maintain the necessary Fertilizer / Pesticide Applicator licensing as required by State of Michigan;

    • Be able to work a full day in a physically demanding environment and in varied weather conditions;

    • Have and maintain a valid driver’s license; and

    • Be team oriented with a customer service focus.