Long Grove, Illinois
BrightView takes pride in providing consistent, high-quality landscape services with a dependable service commitment. As the nation’s leading landscape services company, BrightView provides, through its team of more than 18,000 employees, services ranging from landscape maintenance and enhancements to tree care and landscape development for thousands of customers’ properties, including corporate and commercial properties, HOAs, public parks, hotels and resorts, hospitals and other healthcare facilities, educational institutions, restaurants and retail, and golf courses, among others. BrightView takes care of its employees, customers, and communities while delivering exceptional landscapes that positively impact millions of lives every day.
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.
- 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.
- Paid (holiday) time off.
BrightView is an Equal Employment Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.