Pesticide and Fertilizer Applicator

Hiring Organization: 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 

Job Location: 

* Grand Rapids, MI 

Required education: 

* High school or equivalent 

Required license or certification: 

* Driver's License

Apply online or contact:

Matt Casburn
Administrative Manager
Grand Arbor Group, Inc 
616 456 7727

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