BrightView Landscape Laborer - Houston, TX in Houston, Texas
Brighter futures start here. Welcome to BrightView. We’re a team of talented professionals, driven by results and relationships, and committed to taking care of each other, clients, and communities.
BrightView was recently formed through the combination of landscape industry pioneers and leaders, Brickman and ValleyCrest. This defining event united more than 140 years of experience, an extraordinary portfolio of high-profile projects and clients, and a vast, national network of expertise and innovation. As one and true to our name, we’re reinventing the industry while affording our 22,000+ team members access to the most comprehensive training, resources, benefits, mentorship, and opportunities for career advancement.
A brighter future is in your hands. We're currently seeking 10 Landscape Laborers.
WHERE CAREERS IN NATURE BLOOM.
BrightView, the nation's largest landscape and site construction company, has made the visions of the most prominent developers, landscape architects, general contractors, homeowners and public agencies a reality. We blend art and science with skill and teamwork to create landscapes of lasting beauty and value. Join the team with a storied history of bringing to life extraordinary projects, such as the Wynn Las Vegas, the Getty Center, and Disney"s Animal Kingdom.
This position is located in Houston, TX
Duties include: Using hand and/or power tools or equipment to perform a wide range of landscape and irrigation duties Laying sod Mowing lawns Trimming shrubs Planting Watering Fertilizing Digging Raking Installing sprinklers Installing mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units Additionally, employees are expected to abide by all internal control & compliance practices to: Safeguard assets from theft and misuse Ensure segregation of duties to minimize fraud Comply with business ethics, applicable laws and regulation Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information Periodically reconcile physical assets to accounting records
Use hand equipment with mechanized moving blades such as gas powered shears Use manual hand tools such as pruners Ride cutting/vacuuming equipment such as mowers Use self-propelled lawn maintenance equipment Work from elevated heights such as an 8" A-frame ladder Wear and operate a backpack blower (18 lbs) for extended periods of time Use a hand rake for extended periods of time Drive a motorized vehicle Operate machinery on public roads Eligibility Requirements: 6 months commercial landscape experience preferred but not required
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Work in/or about situations near direct automotive traffic Work near or about natural bodies of water Work 8+ hours per day with applicable breaks x 5 days/week (some overtime/weekend work required) Ability to work in extreme conditions – temperatures may exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit Ability to work in direct sunlight for extended periods of time Ability to lift and carry 40 lbs. (mulch, fertilizer, etc.) Ability to load/unload burlaps with plant cuttings onto trailer (up to 50 lbs.) Ability to bend, stoop and twist continuously throughout the day
BrightView Landscapes, LLC is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.
Job Location US - TX - Houston
Posted Date 10/11/2016