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Employee in this position receives direct supervision from the Foreman. Employees in this job will perform rose installation and maintenance, grounds maintenance and landscaping within the City of Thomasville.

Performs work with City of Thomasville team members, seasonal employees, and/or prison details.

Follows the instruction from the foreman to insure proper methods are being cared out involving rose installation and maintenance, turf maintenance, landscaping and all aspects of grounds maintenance (pruning, litter control, weed control, pine straw installation, insect control, etc.)

Cleans, repairs, and services all equipment used in all aspects of the job.

Installs new landscaping, repairs damaged ground areas, installs and maintains roses, grounds maintenance as assigned, pine straw installation and turf maintenance

Applies herbicide (pre & post), fungicides, pesticides and fertilizers as required to maintain health vigorous plant, good quality turf and insure the safety of the citizens visiting the City of Thomasville.

Notifies supervisor of the need to order supplies for all aspects of grounds keeping; e.g., equipment parts, herbicides, pesticides, flowers, etc.

Installs and repair of irrigations systems.

Assists in the set up for City of Thomasville events.

Position Requirements

Minimum of 2 years experience working with plants and/or grounds maintenance

Knowledge of methods of landscaping.

Knowledge of use and care of motorized equipment and hand/power tools used in grounds maintenance work.

Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions applicable to grounds keeping and maintenance work.

Knowledge of employee policies and procedures.

Considerable knowledge of the proper use of chemicals, fertilizers, and pesticides.

Ability to use a computer.

Ability to follow oral instructions and read written instructions.

Ability to use hand tools and operate motorized equipment and vehicles such as trucks or vans.

Ability to communicate effectively.

Ability to maintain records.

Physical/Environmental Requirements Job requires the ability to work outside in all weather conditions, with excessive dust or dirt. Ability to lift heavy items.
Location City of Thomasville  
About the Organization Our Vision

A progressive and unified community providing an inviting place to live, work, play and prosper.

Our Mission

In partnership with our community, Team Thomasville will deliver excellent and dependable public services while building trusting relationships through openness, inclusion and innovation.

Our Values

Trustworthy & Dependable
We are dedicated to provide reliable services to our citizens and community.

Equal & Inclusive
We will empower a diverse and progressive culture to strengthen community partnerships.

Accountability & Transparent
We will maintain business practices that build community trust with openness, integrity and accountability.

Modern & Innovative
We will execute creative plans and innovative strategies to bring sustainable growth to our entire community.  

This position is currently accepting applications.

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