Pesticide and Fertilizer Applicator
West Michigan Tree Services
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Application Deadline: May 31, 2017
Tree Worker – Pesticide and Fertilization Applicator
-Must possess a valid driver's license.
-Must be able to obtain and maintain first aid certification.
-Must be able to obtain and maintain pesticide applicator certification.
-Must be able to work outdoors under varying and sometimes adverse weather conditions.
-Must be able to perform moderately strenuous tasks while wearing a respirator.
-Must be able to hear verbal instructions from a distance.
-Loads and unloads 5 gallon pesticide cans, 50lb Fertilizer bags, etc...May to drag up to 300ft of spray hose.
-Uses spray gun, fertilization equipment, backpack sprayers, hand sprayers and related equipment.
-Mixes, loads and applies pesticides and fertilizers.
-Keeps work area neat and orderly.
-May have to cover pools and birdbaths, flower beds, sandboxes or other sensitive areas before spraying.
-May have to rinse off cars, houses, plants or other contaminated objects after spraying.
-Carries, lays out and stows other materials, tools and equipment at work site.
-Drives or operates trucks and other equipment as assigned.
-Services trucks and equipment. Keeps trucks and other assigned equipment in a neat and orderly fashion. Reports the need of repairs to truck and equipment to crew leader.
-Safeguards employees and public from hazards in and around the work area.
-Help enforce on-the-job safety practices.
-Performs other related tree work as assigned.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $14.00 /hour
* Grand Rapids, MI
* High school or equivalent
Required license or certification:
* Driver's License
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