Union Laborer - Apprentice
Location:
Fountain Valley , California
Posted:
November 18, 2017
Reference:
0--1969-1-Unieci26-92708-v2
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 are currently looking for landscape laborers.  
Responsibilities:
  • Using hand and/or power tools or equipment to perform a wide range of landscape and irrigation duties
  • Laying sod
  • Planting
  • Watering
  • Fertilizing
  • Digging
  • Raking
  • Installing sprinklers
  • Installing mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units
Additionally, employees are expected to abide by all internal control & compliance practices to:
  • Safeguard assets from theft and misuse
  • Ensure segregation of duties to minimize fraud
  • Comply with business ethics, applicable laws and regulation
  • Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information
  • Periodically reconcile physical assets to accounting records
Skills/Abilities:
  • Use hand equipment with mechanized moving blades such as gas powered shears
  • Use manual hand tools such as shovels
  • Work from elevated heights such as an 8" A-frame ladder
  • Use a hand shovel for extended period
  • Moves soil, equipment, and materials, digs holes, and plant trees, shrubs and flowers.
Eligibility Requirements:
  • 6 months commercial landscape experience preferred but not required
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
  • Work in/or about situations near direct automotive traffic
  • Work near or about natural bodies of water
  • Work 8+ hours per day with applicable breaks x 5 days/week (some overtime/weekend work required)
  • Ability to work in extreme conditions - temperatures may exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Ability to work in direct sunlight for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift and carry 40 lbs. (mulch, fertilizer, etc.)
  • Ability to load/unload burlaps with plant cuttings onto trailer (up to 50 lbs.)
  • Ability to bend, stoop and twist continuously throughout the day
 BrightView Landscapes, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job ID 0--1969-1-Unieci26-92708-v2

Date posted 11/14/2017

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