Landscape Services Technician in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 10/29/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

The Scotts MiracleGro Company is seeking qualified and motivated individuals to join our Corporate Services Landscape Team in maintaining our World Headquarters and R&D grounds in Marysville, OH.

Starting pay $15-$25/hour depending on experience

What you’ll do in this role:

 This is a seasonal position for an associate to support and assist the Landscape Services Crew and share the responsibilities of sustaining high quality maintenance standards and practices for the following areas: 

  • Corporate and R&D lawns, landscapes, plots and beds 

  • Interior plantscapes

  • Aquatic ponds and streams

  • Control product application

  • Equipment care, maintenance and safety 

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Corporate and R&D lawns, landscapes, plots and beds

  • Mowing, edging & trimming

  • Foliage/plant care, planting trees, shrubs, flowers & bulbs

  • Tree & shrub removal

  • Irrigation service, repair and scheduling

  • Interior plantscapes

  • Maintain indoor plants throughout multiple buildings on site

  • Prune, water and change out plants

  • Installation and maintenance of seasonal color displays

  • Aquatic ponds and streams

  • Maintain waterways for general cleanliness, drainage and irrigation usage

  • Control product application

  • Perform periodic applications of control products

  • Practice required safety protocols when handling, applying and storing control products

  • Perform required record keeping of applications

  • Equipment care, maintenance and safety

  • Perform daily maintenance checks and safety verifications on equipment in use

  • Practice company driven safety protocols in all areas 


What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Prioritize collaboration and problem solving. 

  • Manage multiple tasks and be detail-oriented. 

  • Communication - clear, concise, timely and privately

  • Accountability - work at times is performed in a self-managed environment

  • Relationship Building - work with fellow associates across the organization

  • Innovative - bring forth new ideas and improved ways to help improve the way the department functions

  • Passionate - be engaged and work enthusiastically towards yours and company’s goals

Experience

  • Previous experience working in landscape, irrigation, golf course, lawn care, agriculture, forestry or similar

  • Ability to safely operate commercial mowing equipment, including zero turn mowers, greens   mowers, tractors and similar equipment.

  • Ability to lift up to 100 lbs.

  • Ability to operate vehicles with either manual or automatic transmissions.


Education

  • Be enrolled in an accredited college, university or trade school and working towards a Vocational or Degree in Turf/Landscape/Agriculture Technologies or similar

  • Possess a current ODA Pesticide Applicators License

Our commitment to LiveTotal Health puts the wellness and safety of our associates and their families as the top priority.  Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring associate safety has been a primary focus for all of us at Scotts. With the continuing pandemic, we remain committed to doing everything we can to keep our associates healthy and safe.   As such, we are requiring certain associates to get a COVID vaccine*. This safety measure will help protect our associates, our families and our communities.  We recognize a medical or personal circumstance may prevent you from meeting this requirement and we have a process to address those concerns.

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

*Except where prohibited by state or local law