Plant Health Care Technician

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General Information

Job Posting ID 3101041 Creation Date Mar 20, 2019
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date May 19, 2019
Job Site Address HOUSTON, Texas 77018 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 2

Job Description

Will be going out on calls to provide care for trees, planting trees and applying pesticides.

Pay dependent on level of experience and responsibilities. Valid driver license is required--in order to drive Company vehicles. All applicants must have a personal vehicle or reliable method of transportation.
Must have a valid Texas driver license with a good driving record.
Must be able to demonstrate safe driving ability in medium duty non-cdl truck.
Self-motivated with ability to work alone for the majority of the day. Pay bonus for good production.
Must have a personal smart phone to read work orders and directions.
Must be proficient in reading detailed work orders in English and discuss with clients. (After training)
Must be able to read and understand product labels, mix rates, and look up basic information on charts. (After training)
Experience with applying pesticides and fertilizers, a plus!
Opportunity to earn more with valid Texas Commercial Pesticide Applicator license. Training available to work toward license on the job.
Interest in learning about plant health care, basic pest and disease diagnosis and tree/ plant inspection is a plus. Training with a certified arborist is available.

Candidates must pass background check. Due to the nature of the employer's business, company policy requires that candidates having criminal background or convictions will not be considered for employment.
Supervisory Experience Required No
Pay Between $15.00 / HR and $20.00 / HR
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Additional Workweek Details M-F Days
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

- OR -

Occupation Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

Additional Requirements

Driver's License Type Class C - Standard Driver's License

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Job Title Plant Health Care Technician
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Job Closing Date May 19, 2019
Open Until Filled No

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