Installation TechnicianReceive, unload, and unpack plants and other freightSelect, clean, and prepare plants for installation routesMake deliveries of new installation work orders and or replacement work ordersMaintain installation and color kitsLoad and unload delivery VehiclesVehicle washing and maintenanceGeneral property/facility maintenanceOn a seasonal basis assist with delivery of holiday foliage and décor
Houston, TX - Dallas, TX - Austin, TX - San Antonio, TX
Type of Employment
The Horticultural Installation Technician is responsible for the preparation and delivery of all horticultural products and seasonal décor to our clients. On a structured schedule with an allotted time, the Installation Technician makes deliveries throughout our service region.
General Administrative ResponsibilitiesTimely arrival each day to the facility, ready to report to workAttendance at regular training sessionsProper documentation of work orders, and time sheet.Timely requests for supplies, tools and full knowledge of equipmentTimely communicationto supervisor regarding account problems or concernsFriendly, professional communication with client contact.Proper maintenance and safe use of company tools, equipment and vehicles.
Skills RequiredMust be able to lift 10 lb. water buckets and/or load and unload 50-75 lb. plants and containers throughout the dayMust be able to climb ladders and have good dexterous use of both handsMust be able to use scissors, pruners, hand saws, hoses, and other small tools.Must be able to apply leaf cleaners and insecticides using hand-held pump sprayersMust have a satisfactory safe driving recordMust be able to professionally communicate with clients and have a neat and clean appearance.
Education/Training/CertificationsHigh School Diploma or GED
Additional RequirementsThis is strenuous work requiring good vision, hearing, climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, lifting, and the ability to work a 10-hour day in varying greenhouse and/or office conditionsMon-Fri 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Pay Rate/SalaryStarting at $16.00/hr. and more depending on experience