Juniper Landscaping of Florida LLC

Spray Tech/Landscape IPM - Fort Myers

Fort Myers, FL
Juniper Landscaping is Southwest Florida's Premier Landscaping Company. Juniper Landscaping services

Job Description

Spray Tech/Landscape IPM

Posted: Friday, 9/1/2023

Juniper is growing! Juniper Landscaping is seeking an experienced and motivated Spray Tech/Landscape IPM Tech to join our team. This position will be responsible for IPM spraying, fertilization, and pest control on our landscape properties. This is a great career opportunity with a growing company in the landscape industry. We offer excellent benefits and a great team environment.
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Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identifying, diagnosing, and treating turf and ornamental issues as they arise
  • Applying fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides and insecticides as needed to lawns, shrubs and plant material in accordance with accepted industry practices, safety procedures, label instructions, and rules and requirements of various Federal, State, and local regulatory agencies
  • Preparing and mixing products according to label instructions and product specifications, and using in accordance with prescribed safety precautions and directions
  • Ensuring the safe and proper operation of tools, vehicles, and equipment; adhering to safety standards and regulatory requirements
  • Maintaining cleanliness of vehicle and equipment
  • Maintaining accurate records of products used
  • Completing all required correspondence regarding work orders
  • Retention of customers through rapport, communication, and met expectations
  • Using hand tools, power tools and/or equipment to perform IPM duties
  • Performing miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
  • Certified Pesticide applicator
  • BMP Best Management Practices Certificate preferred
  • Excellent communication skills and customer relations
  • Knowledge of pesticide, fertilizer, and herbicide products and calibration
  • Knowledge of turf and ornamental issues
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with management
  • Ability to work cooperatively with employees and the general public, as well as working independently
  • Horticulture, L&O and agricultural experience in related fields is preferred
  • Experience with operating a Z sprayer
  • Must be able and willing to work for long periods of time outside (in extreme temperatures and direct sunlight)
  • Must be able and willing to bend, stoop, and twist repeatedly throughout the day
  • Must be able to use hand tools and power equipment
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

Juniper Landscaping of Florida LLC At A Glance

Juniper Landscaping is Southwest Florida's Premier Landscaping Company. Juniper Landscaping services all of SW Florida by offering the highest quality, award winning product, with reliable service & expert advice. We provide services including but not limited to Commercial Landscaping & Irrigation, Commercial & Community Maintenance, Landscape & Irrigation Design/Build, and Custom Home Packages which include Landscape Lighting, Water Features, Hardscapes, ETC. Along with this array of services, Juniper Landscaping is also a full-scale grower of its own horticultural products, with approximately 100 acres of Tree Farms & Nurseries located in Lee County. Juniper Landscaping takes pride in setting high expectations and exceeding them consistently. This has led to great relationships in the construction industry. Juniper Landscaping does a better job of bringing your projects to completion on time and within budget! Michael P. Duke, principle owner of Juniper Landscaping, Inc. has earned a reputation in South Florida for superior quality and professionalism since he started in 1981. Michael has since surrounded himself with a highly qualified and competent staff to accomplish the highest standards of excellence. "We are dedicated to serving our customers and going the extra mile to make your project successful. Put us to the test."
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