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Maddie Montera
Mar 18, 2022
In Job Opportunities
Job location: 13248 Midland Way Buena Vista, CO $18.00 - $20.00 per hour Part-time and Temporary positions available depending on experience General Statement of Duties Supervises and participates in the work of a crew performing weed herbicide applications while maintaining safety for people, animals, and non-targeted plant material. Distinguishing Features of the Class Work includes managing a small crew by organizing routines, assigning work tasks, using equipment, maintaining records, communicating and scheduling with all clients, monitoring work quality and work schedules, ensuring crew safety, and providing performance feedback. The employee leads and participates in performing various landscaping and horticulture functions and equipment operations. The employee is responsible for the procurement of materials, work orders, and record-keeping for the work orders. Work is supervised by the Owners and Qualified Supervisor for adherence to instructions and established standards. Duties and Responsibilities Essential Duties and Tasks Prioritize projects, assign work tasks to crew members, procure required materials, communication and scheduling for clients, file work orders, and maintain written or electronic records of projects. Maintain and grow existing clientele. Daily morning meetings with the Spray team should include: presentation of a safety talk, go over core values, evaluate and explain goals for the day/week, and answer any questions or concerns from the crew. Instruct and train employees in proper work methods and standards; monitor crew work quality; ensure adherence to time schedules and safe work practices, provide performance feedback and input into performance reviews. Perform and lead crews on applying herbicide to commercial and residential properties. Operate all equipment necessary to complete assigned tasks such as hand tools, Mini Excavator, Skid Steer, Toro Dingo, riding mowers, ATV, and spray rig, along with all other mowing equipment. Perform or schedule equipment repair and maintenance duties. Maintain a clean and safe work area at all times. Assist in the plowing and snow removal/salt treatment in the offseason. Assist with administrative tasks, such as: Inform clients of job progress and answer any questions. Organize daily plans for the crew and delegate tasks to specific crew members. Contribute to budget meetings (projections for the following year, tools or equipment needed to achieve goals, ideas for improvement of services). Send and communicate on all project bids and estimates for clients. Additional Job Duties Help with small landscaping projects such as mulching, pruning, consultations, plantings, and prep. Please note: these additional duties will only be required when all spray projects have been completed​​​​​​. Recruitment and Selection Guidelines Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Considerable knowledge of work hazards, chemical hazards, FDA rules and regulations, and applicable safety precautions associated with assigned area of work. Considerable knowledge of equipment maintenance and skill in the operation of various equipment mowers, trimmers, blowers, trailers, trucks, and ATVs. Working knowledge of leadership skills including, but not limited to, communications, motivation, and constructive performance feedback. Working knowledge of horticulture practices that pertain to turfgrass and ornamental plantings. Ability to assign and supervise the work of others, provide instruction, lead a small crew, and inspire confidence. Ability to understand and follow oral instruction. Ability to schedule, manage, and complete work accordingly. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, coworkers, and clients. Implement, maintain, and help lead to improving Lean systems. Education Requirements Certified Operator with Colorado Department of Agriculture or another state with the ability to receive a reciprocal license (required) Qualified Supervisor with Colorado Department of Agriculture (preferred but not required) Physical Requirements Must be able to physically perform the basic life operational functions of climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, and repetitive motions. Must be able to perform medium work exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up-to 20 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Must possess the visual acuity to operate equipment and motor vehicles, perform trades tasks, inspect the work of others, and review work for accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness. For more information, please email info@bearsslandscaping.com To apply, please fill out our online form and we will contact you as soon as we can! We look forward to hearing from you!
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Maddie Montera
Jun 24, 2021
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Job location 13248 Midland Way Buena Vista, CO $20.00 - $30.00 per hour Full-time and Part-time positions available depending on experience Job Description Bearss Landscaping is interviewing for an irrigation technician to join our team. Overview: Team member will oversee irrigation and sprinkler system water resources; plan, design, and maintain sprinkler systems; perform related work. Primary Roles: 1. Design and maintenance. Typical duties: designs, lays out, and installs sprinkler systems by considering water conservation, existing and proposed landscaping capacity, water flow rates, and time sequencing of existing systems; repairs and replaces pumps, main feeder and lateral lines, PVC pipes, sprinkler heads, radio controlled valves and controls, and electronically controlled water sensors; replaces low voltage wiring; develops watering schedule for sprinkler system; oversees sprinkler system preventative maintenance program; monitors grounds during special events to insure protection of system; reports grounds condition and water or plant losses due to system malfunction; operates snow removal equipment. 2. Water resources. Typical duties: controls grounds irrigation water utilization to ensure water conservation; meets with water resource agencies and advises management on development of grounds water conservation policy; develops emergency plan for water and irrigation utilization. Ideal Qualifications: Experience: installing and repairing large (2" to 6") PVC supply lines; diagnosing and repairing multi-zone, multi-program irrigation system malfunctions; designing and installing multi-zone irrigation systems; operating trenchers, tractors, loaders, and skid-steers; keeping records such as cost tracking or work orders. Experience is necessary. For more information, please email info@bearsslandscaping.com To apply, please fill out our online form and we will contact you as soon as we can! We look forward to hearing from you!
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Maddie Montera
Apr 22, 2021
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Job location 13248 Midland Way Buena Vista, CO $14.00 - $17.00 per hour Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary positions available depending on experience Job Description Bearss Landscaping is interviewing for the coming 2022 Spring and Summer season. Our projects range from large outdoor living spaces and new construction landscaping to irrigation and fencing. Ideal candidates will show the ability to learn quickly, function well as a member of a team and work hard to meet budgets and deadlines. Our primary season is from mid-May through late August. Previous landscaping and construction experience is beneficial but not required. For more information, please email info@bearsslandscaping.com To apply, please fill out our online form and we will contact you as soon as we can! We look forward to hearing from you!
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Maddie Montera
Apr 22, 2021
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Job location 13248 Midland Way Buena Vista, CO $13.00 - $17.00 per hour Job Description Bearss Landscaping is interviewing for the coming 2021 Spring and Summer season. Our projects range from commercial and residential mowing, to spring and fall landscape cleanups, to fertilization and weed control. Ideal candidates will show the ability to learn quickly, function well as a member of a team, and work hard to meet budgets and deadlines. Our primary season is from mid-May through late August. Previous landscaping and maintenance experience is beneficial but not required. For more information, email kylehall@bearsslandscaping.com To apply, please fill out our online form and we will contact you as soon as we can! We look forward to hearing from you!
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