Entry Level Labor Positions - Gardener, Golf Course, Irrigation, Arborist, Turf, Site Construction

Hiring Organization: MSU Landscape Services
Employment type: Temporary
Job Location: East Lansing, MI
Application Deadline: May 6, 2019

Laborer I - (Entry Level)

Areas Hiring In:

Gardener, Golf Course, Turf, Irrigation, Materials & Logistics, Arborist, Site Construction

Job Description:

  • 40 hours/week. 6:00am - 2:30pm, with possible overtime, sick days and holiday pay. Vacation days after six months.
  • $16.82 per hour. $17.70 per hour after six month probation.
  • Assist support staff in work methods and processes related to landscape maintenance and installation of plant material.
  • Required Experience: One year (or approved equivalent) in related field.
  • Desired Experience: Gardening, heavy equipment operation, general landscape knowledge.
  • Possession or attainment of a valid Michigan Commercial Pesticide Applicator, certification in categories: Turf (3A), Ornamental (3B), and Right of Way (6) within six months of hire date.
  • Applicants must have a good driving record and pass a background check.
  • After six months of successful employment and/or 1,040 hours you’ll have an opportunity to bid on a full-time position with benefits.

To Apply:

Email résumé to: IPF.LandscapeServices@msu.edu. For more information, please click here.

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