Looking for some part-time work to be outdoors? Love plants & flowers? Great new opportunity in the Milwaukee Metro Area!
$14-18/hr DOE Part-time (5–20 hrs/wk) Plant Technician/Horticulturist in the metro Milwaukee area.
We are looking for someone with a keen eye for detailing of plant materials and the ability to think and work quickly and comprehensively when the need arises.
Work to include but not limited to:
Extensive knowledge of tree/plant species
Maintenance of assigned areas through pruning, mulching, weed control, fertilizing and pest/disease management
Assisting in design and installation of seasonal flower displays throughout properties as well as permanent plantings in assigned areas
Safe operation of powered equipment such as leaf blowers, augers, rototillers, chainsaws, etc.
Exceptional plant identification skills in the field and an in-depth knowledge of landscape plants used throughout the property
Familiarity with pest & disease control and nutrient solutions
Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
Excellent communication and customer service skills are a must
– You will be meeting/speaking with clients in the field
-Must have a reliable car, valid driver’s license and clean criminal background
– You will be driving around town Your own equipment
-Certified applicators license a plus Specific task training will be provided