Primatara is a large acreage private estate and horse farm with many varied landscapes from the highly manicured gardens and lawns surrounding the main house to event spaces to more naturalized native plantings and bioswales. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of landscape experience, have an eye for detail, be self-motivated to work independently or lead a small crew, have good time management skills, and can communicate effectively. This position reports to the Horticulturist.
Primatara is owned by Prime Inc, which is one of the most sought-after employers in Southwest Missouri. This opportunity comes with one of the best benefits package in the region including health insurance, 401k w/employer matching, vacation and sick time, and on site perks.
Any combination of education, training, and experience providing the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Some landscape maintenance experience required, including working knowledge of gas powered equipment and seasonal landscape schedules.
Must have a strong work history. The work can be repetitive and physically demanding. Must be able to communicate effectively with supervisor and co-workers. Must be able to work independently and also part of a team environment.
Experience, Education, and Training
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or 2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
This position requires constant standing, walking, forward reaching, pedal control and grasping; frequent head turning, bending, kneeling, stooping, squatting, handling, climbing and reaching. Candidate must be able to lift and carry 75lbs and also push and pull a push mower seasonally.
Outdoor work environment with exposure to varying weather conditions, temperatures and chemical odors.
Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and reliable transportation to and from work. Must be willing to obtain pesticide applicators license.
Candidate must be able to pass a job specific post-offer physical prior to beginning employment with Prime, Inc.