Farm / Compost Laborer

This is an
exciting time to be joining Marders.  Our
commitments, which include safety, integrity, client first and diversity &
inclusion are the root of our culture and help drive the success of our
business.

Responsible to provide white-glove customer
service to clients, provide clients with excellent farm care and properly
represent Marders in everything he/she does.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE
BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:

 

Client Services:

• Report any concerns (even those not related
to maintenance/farm care) to Crew Leader/Foreman. Examples include pruning,
irrigation, trees, weeds, flower gardens, broken window.

 

 

Operations:

• Maintain assigned properties (includes but
is not limited to tree and shrub pruning, lawn care, irrigation, tree care,
mulching, weeding as well as other related farm care tasks as needed)

• Compliance with appropriate use of vehicles,
equipment and tools

 

Human Resources:

• Cross-training of competencies with other
employees as needed

• Participate in various company training
programs as required

• Compliance with all Marders policies and
procedures

• Responsible for attending all company and
department meetings

• Responsible to adhere to all company and department
Best Practices and proper farm etiquette.

• Responsible to follow all department
administrative protocols and procedures

• Assist Crew Leader/Foreman in training other
employees

• Expected to always represent and look out
for Marders by communicating any issues (farm related, employee related etc.)
to Crew Leader/Foreman.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

H.S. Degree and/or 2-3 years of relevant
experience.

 

 

PREFERRED SKILLS 

Basic spoken and written English ability

Basic knowledge and experience in all aspects
of farm maintenance (tree and shrub care and pruning, weeding, mowing,
planting, irrigation maintenance, lawn care etc.)

Basic ability in operating required equipment
(mower, aerator, overseeder, spray truck, hedge trimmer etc.)

Strong work ethic and desire to improve

Physically fit with ability to lift 50lbs

Ability to work long hours

Ability to work outdoors in inclement weather

Ability to work outdoors in extreme temperatures

Reliable and punctual

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