BrightView Landscaping Crew Member (Porter) in Maryland Heights, Missouri
Brighter futures start here. Welcome to BrightView. We’re a team of talented professionals, driven by results and relationships, and committed to taking care of each other, clients, and communities.
BrightView was recently formed through the combination of landscape industry pioneers and leaders, Brickman and ValleyCrest. This defining event united more than 140 years of experience, an extraordinary portfolio of high-profile projects and clients, and a vast, national network of expertise and innovation. As one and true to our name, we’re reinventing the industry while affording our 22,000+ team members access to the most comprehensive training, resources, benefits, mentorship, and opportunities for career advancement.
A brighter future is in your hands. We’re currently seeking a Gardener who Drives. The Crew Member Driver is responsible for safely and efficiently producing quality landscape service that meets or exceeds the standards of clients and management.
What you'll do:
Prepare trucks for day:
Load gas cans, mowers and other equipment onto trucks/trailers
Secure all equipment
Maintain and correctly use issued personal protective equipment.
Perform maintenance on properties:
Safely operate equipment with all necessary personal protective equipment
Mow turf using various mowers
Edge grass at curbs and walkways
Blow leaves and clippings
Prune shrubs and trees as needed and clear debris
Pull weeds as needed
Clean site and watch for trash, limbs, and rocks
Plantings and Flower Installation:
Prep soil uniformly for flower or groundcover installation
Plant material properly considering depth, size, placement, and spacing
Apply mulch appropriately for type of material
Water material correctly
Edge beds or establish new bed edges
Perform maintenance on equipment:
Unload equipment from trucks/trailers
Wash equipment and truck
Change equipment blades and oil
Clean air filters
Snow removal (when applicable):
Must be available nights, weekends and holidays
Driving when necessary
Assisting the crew leader as needed
Skills we're seeking:
Valid Drivers License
Some experience in lawn care helpful
Must be able to operate various lawn care machinery including mowers, edgers, backpack blowers
Must be able to operate various vehicles, with or without trailers
Bilingual English/Spanish highly preferred but not required.
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
Work hours vary and may exceed 12 hours per day
Work in extreme weather conditions (heat, cold, precipitation)
Noise level may be loud at times and use of ear plugs may be required (e.g., outdoor conditions, backpack blowers, running mowers, weedwackers)
Paid time off
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
BrightView Landscapes, LLC is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.