EMPLOYMENT

Zale’s Lawn and Landscaping, LLC is based in Brockport, NY, and serves clients across the Greater Rochester community, including Monroe Orleans and Genesee counties. Since 1986, we have been the landscaping company homeowners and businesses have trusted for reliable services and beautiful results. We are proud to employ a dynamic, dedicated team. If you are looking to enhance your career in landscaping design and lawn maintenance, we want to hear from you! To learn more about available positions, please view the listings below or contact us today at (585) 732-4205. We look forward to hearing from you.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

It is required that you:

-Show up on time, be responsible, respectful and professional
-Are able to work well with others
-Have your own transportation to and from work every day
-Can lift 50 pounds or more
-Want to work and come in with a good attitude ready to work hard without any complications
-Are self motivated- you need to be able to get the jobs done without being watched over all the time
-Will treat Zales Lawn and Landscaping as if it were your own company

Positions Available: See job description below application 

Hardscape/Landscape Installer

  • The Hardscape Technician is responsible for a variety of job tasks (including physical labor) in order to assist with the completion of landscape construction projects. Job responsibilities also include utilizing various hand tools, power tools, and equipment to carry out specified job duties.

Landscape Management Crew leader

  • The Landscape Management Foreman is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to manage the timely completion of landscape management service contracts. The landscape management foreman will be required to supervise a crew of laborers and operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks, as well provide daily progress reporting on job time and cost data.

Landscape Management Crew Member

  • A crew member is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to complete landscape management contracts. The landscape crew member will be required to operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks.

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Hardscape/Landscape Installer

Summary:

The Landscape Technician is responsible for a variety of job tasks (including physical labor) in order to assist with the completion of landscape construction projects. Job responsibilities also include utilizing various hand tools, power tools, and equipment to carry out specified job duties.

Core Capabilities:

 Customer and quality focus

  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Team work
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Responsibility and dependability
  • Ethics and integrity

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for hardscape and softscape landscape construction
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications to assist with landscape constructions
  • Construct rock gardens, decks, fieldstone paths, stone garden walls, fences, ornamental ponds, fountains and waterfalls, retaining walls, and interlocking brick
  • Plant trees, shrubs, flowers, and bulbs
  • Weed, prune, and trim trees and plants
  • Apply fertilizers, cut grass, and water lawns and gardens
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other required materials
  • Lay sod or seed; grading (soil); and tree staking
  • Utilize hand tools, power tools, and other necessary equipment to complete job tasks
  • Perform lawn maintenance using lawn mowers, tractor mowers, trimmers, and weed eaters
  • Build scaffolds
  • Move and transport materials using shovels, wheelbarrows, carts, dollies and manual lifting
  • Perform other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments , shop + equipment
  • Conduct daily safety inspections of tools and equipment
  • Follow directions from foreman
  • Complete daily paperwork tracking job time and material costs
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations
  • Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

Requirements:

  • Completion of college, vocational, or technical training
  • Landscape Technician Certificate
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in the construction of rock gardens, decks, fieldstone paths, stone garden walls, fences, ornamental ponds, fountains and waterfalls, retaining walls, and interlocking brick
  • Ability to survey and assess designated sites
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications
  • Plant knowledge and identification, and experience in plant care
  • Competent in the use of power tools (quick cut saws, chain saws, plate tampers, power wheel barrows, skills saws, sod cutter, sprayer or duster, rototiller, drills, etc.)
  • Physically fit with strong stamina
  • Basic measurement and calculation skills
  • Ability to follow safe working procedures
  • Excellent observation skills and a strong attention to detail
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team
  • Speak, read, and write English
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Work Conditions:

  • Job requires ability to work with hand tools, small engine equipment, and materials
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Requires good manual dexterity
  • Excellent stamina is required
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold

Flexible working hours and occasional weekend work


Landscape Management Crew Leader

Summary:

Zales Lawn and Landscaping is hiring! The Landscape Management Foreman is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to manage the timely completion of landscape management service contracts. The landscape management foreman will be required to supervise a crew of laborers and operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks, as well provide daily progress reporting on job time and cost data.

Core Capabilities:

 Customer and quality focus
 Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
 Team work
 Excellent problem solving abilities
 Responsibility and dependability
 Ethics and integrity

Job Duties:

 Plan and manage the loading/unloading of trucks and trailers in the AM and PM including all daily labor, equipment and materials required to complete daily objectives
 Cut grass, trim edges, clean up refuse, blow trimmings, fertilize and water turf areas and perform other lawn care duties
 Move and install soil, mulch and plant material to assist with the construction of landscape gardens and related areas
 Spray and dust areas to control insects and or weeds
 Operate power equipment including, but not limited to, lawn tractors, lawn mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, sod cutters, chain saws, and snow blowers
 Supervise the work of crew members to ensure proper safety, quality, and productivity
 Inspect all work for quality to eliminate the need for return visits and/or re-work due to quality or customer satisfaction issues
 Train crew members on proper and safe job methods
 Conduct daily inspections and maintenance on vehicles, tools, and equipment
 Assist in other job-related duties including construction projects, shop and yard maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance
 Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including: daily time and service record forms, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, requests for time off, etc.
 Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas
 Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are in compliance with government and company PPE standards
 Comply with all company policies and regulations
 Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations
 Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

Requirements:

 High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
 Minimum 3 years’ experience in the landscape/grounds maintenance industry
 Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
 Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete daily reports to office and/or customers
 Time management skills
 Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices
 Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team
 Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks
 Valid driver’s license and safe driving record

Work Conditions:

 Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials
 Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
 Ability to work in a fast paced environment
 Requires good manual dexterity
 Excellent stamina is required
 Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis
 Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold
 Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work


Landscape Crew Members

Summary:

Zales Lawn and Landscaping is hiring crew members! A crew member is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to complete landscape management contracts. The crew member will be required to operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks.

Core Capabilities:

 Customer and quality focus
 Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
 Team work
 Excellent problem solving abilities
 Responsibility and dependability
 Ethics and integrity

Job Duties:

 Aid in the loading/unloading of trucks and trailers in the AM and PM
 Cut grass, trim edges, clean up refuse, blow trimmings, fertilize and water turf areas and perform other lawn care duties as directed by foreman
 Move and install soil, mulch and plant material to assist with the construction of landscape gardens and related areas
 Spray and dust areas to control insects and or weeds
 Operate power equipment including, but not limited to, lawn tractors, lawn mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, sod cutters, chain saws, and snow blowers
 Conduct daily inspections and maintenance on vehicles, tools, and equipment
 Assist foreman in other work-related duties including construction projects, shop and yard maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance
 Wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times
 Comply with all company policies and regulations
 Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations
 Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

Work Conditions:

 Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials
 Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
 Ability to work in a fast paced environment
 Requires good manual dexterity
 Excellent stamina is required
 Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis
 Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold
 Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work