Landscape Technician

$14.86 Hourly

DESCRIPTION:

Under immediate supervision, performs technical work in the handling of a variety of assignments in the Recreation Department.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

This position maintains upkeep and beautification of parks, gardens and related areas; assists in the development and designs of landscaped areas for each park; assists in redesigning older sections of City parks and recreation areas; assists in the preparation of public displays regarding landscaping projects; assists in working closely with civic groups and various other organizations to be thoroughly acquainted with the needs in the landscape design area.

TYPICAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to an associate degree in horticulture landscape planning or related field and some experience in landscape maintenance and planning work. Some knowledge of pesticides, fertilizers and techniques of application.
Possession of a valid North Carolina driver’s license