Lawn/ landscape Maintenance Laborer

Lawn/ landscape Maintenance Laborer

02 Mar 2024
Michigan, Detroit metro, 48201 Detroit metro USA

Lawn/ landscape Maintenance Laborer


The Lawn/ landscape Maintenance Laborer is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to complete grounds maintenance service contracts. The grounds maintenance laborer will be required to operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks.

Core Capabilities:

- Customer and quality focus

- Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

- Team work

- Excellent problem-solving abilities

- Responsibility and dependability

- Ethics and integrity

Job Duties:

- Aid in the loading/unloading of trucks and trailers in the AM and PM

- Cut grass, trim edges, clean up refuse, blow trimmings, fertilize and water turf areas and perform other lawn care duties as directed by foreman

- Move and install soil, mulch and plant material to assist with the construction of landscape gardens and related areas

- Operate power equipment including, but not limited to, lawn tractors, lawn mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, sod cutters, chain saws, and snow blowers

- Conduct daily inspections and maintenance on vehicles, tools, and equipment

- Assist foreman in other work-related duties including construction projects, shop and yard maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance

- Wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times

- Comply with all company policies and regulations

- Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations

- Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

- Reports to: Foreman/ Crew Leader


- High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

- Minimum one year experience in the landscape/construction industry

- Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner

- Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete simple reports, report progress to foreman

- Time management skills

- Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices

- Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team

- Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks

- Preference will be given to candidates with a valid driver’s license and safe driving record

Work Conditions:

- Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials

- Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift

- Ability to work in a fast paced environment

- Requires good manual dexterity

- Excellent stamina is required

- Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis

- Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold

- Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work

We offer:

Paid holidays - get paid on your day off!


Create your own schedule.

Part time or full time available

If interested call or text at 586-944-0020 or download our employment application at

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