Landscape Laborer

Long Grove, Illinois

BrightView Landscape Development

A brighter future is in your hands.  We’re currently seeking a Landscape Laborer.

What you will do:

  • Use a variety of equipment such as mowers, blowers, clippers, and edgers.
  • Be responsible for set up and clean up at Jobs.
  • Maintain trucks and equipment.

Skills we are seeking:

  •  Applicants must be able to work outdoors, in all weather conditions, doing very physical work, able to lift/carry up to 35-80 pounds often.
  • You must be at least 18 years old, enthusiastic and dependable, and able to safely work with equipment like power saws and cutters.
  • Previous experience is helpful, but you must have an understanding of landscape basics.

Physical Demands:

  •  Safely perform heavy lifting/pushing/pulling of various landscaping equipment and materials, including, but not limited to backpack blowers, large containers of mulch/plant material, various sizes of lawnmowers, etc.
  • Safely operate hand and power equipment, including but not limited to manual and powered sawing and cutting equipment.
  • Leverage 80 lbs. of a walk behind mower over curbs.
  • Lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Lift branches and limbs.
  • Push, pull, grip and squeeze various tools, products and/or items (e.g., pruning).
  • Walk up to 10 miles a day, sometimes uphill and on uneven terrain, often while carrying, pushing, or pulling equipment, materials, or debris.
  • Bend and kneel up to 9 hours or more a day.
  • Use hand saw. 


  • Competitive salary. Per Hour: $14-$18, based upon experience ($14 minimum).                                                                                  
  • Paid (holiday) time off.

BrightView is an Equal Employment Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.

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Seasonal Full-Time
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