Landscaping Associate - Hartford

Hartford, Connecticut, United States Full-time

POSITION SUMMARY: A general handyman, working under direction of the Regional Site Maintenance Foreman, providing numerous services and in a variety of capacities in a selected region, including plaza lot cleanup, snow shoveling, landscaping, trash and debris management, as well as other duties to include, but not limited to, general maintenance, cleaning, masonry and renovations, painting, etc.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Knowledge of lot clean-up, landscaping, snow management, exterior clean-up
  • Ability to learn and follow instructions
  • Ability to perform minor repairs
  • Excellent troubleshooting, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Capable of multi-tasking and meeting deadlines and creating schedules
  • Work in compliance with standard operating procedures and OSHA requirements
  • Maintain neat, orderly, safe and clean work area
  • Other duties as assigned

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to perform tasks independently and in a crew
  • Strong work ethic
  • Self-motivated and dependable
  • Ability to perform tasks that meet quality standards

LANGUAGE SKILLS:       

  • Interpersonal and communication skills as required for a team environment

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds, repetitively
  • Ability to stand, walk, lift, squat, and bend for extended periods of time
  • Ability to operate a vehicle, machinery, and equipment

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Mostly an outdoors environment, changing with the weather/season and also characterized by temperature extremes, noise, and power equipment, and other conditions related.

Ocean State Job Lot offers a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance - If eligible
  • Profit Participation  
  • Service Awards
  • 401K plan - When eligible
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Personal, and Sick)
  • Store 20% discount

This job description does not list all the duties of the job.  You may be asked by supervisors or managers to perform other job duties and tasks, some of which may be essential to the position.  Management has the right to revise this job description at any time.  The job description is not a contract, either express or implied.  You are an at-will employee, meaning either you or the Company may terminate your employment at any time, with or without notice.