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In business since 1985, Basnight Land & Lawn, Inc. is an Award Winning, Full-Service Outdoor Contractor serving both Residential and Commercial clients alike. Basnight, a Class “A” Contractor, has completed work from Richmond, Virginia to Greensboro, North Carolina. With over 200 Professional Employees on staff, no job is too large. We have established relationships with many of the regions leaders in business, real estate & commercial development, and property management.
Job Title: Crew Member, Landscape
Reports to: Crew Leader
Primary Accountabilities and/or Functions:
Perform landscape installation duties in an efficient and professional manner as directed by the crew leader and/or crew assistant.
Follow directions given by crew leader and crew assistant. Perform landscape installation or renovation functions such as those listed below. This is not meant to be a comprehensive list.
Basic landscape installation functions:
· plant trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses, flowers, etc.
· establish bed edges using a shovel or trencher
· till soil in bed areas (adding amendments as directed)
· stake trees
· water newly installed plant material
· clean equipment & vehicle as directed
· dig holes or trenches as needed
· spread mulch
· prune plant material
· clean up job area
· load & unload truck
This is a full-time position involving work outdoors nearly 100% of the time. A great deal of standing, lifting, and bending can be expected. The crewmember comes into contact with the crew leader and crew assistant.
Knowledge & Skill Requirements:
A high school diploma or GED is preferred. Six months or more of hands-on landscape installation experience is preferred. Plant knowledge is beneficial. Working knowledge of basic landscaping tools and power equipment is necessary. Must be able to learn new tasks and follow directions.
The crewmember does not supervise any other employee. He/she reports to the crew leader.Company Description
We offer an excellent package of compensation, benefits, and a remarkable working environment. Basnight Land & Lawn, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, values the diversity of our work force and the knowledge of our staff. We offer both seasonal employment as well as full-time positions, part-time positions and sales positions. Each person on our team is an important part of our business and we would be thrilled to consider you for employment.
Currently, we have a lot of experience on our team. There are new and innovative methods in the landscaping industry erupting every year. Are you someone who works hard? Do you have a skill or trade that would benefit both you and Basnight Land & Lawn? Apply for a position! We welcome those who are ready to work.
Our Company adheres to the spirit and intent of EEO. We promote a safe and drug-free workplace. If you are looking to join an ever-growing team of professionals, apply at Basnight Land & Lawn- the #1 provider of commercial landscape in Southeast Virginia and Northeast North Carolina.