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Landscape Technician

Job ID 2023-4030
Number of openings: 1
Category: Other
Posted 6 days ago




Salary: $17-20/hr depending on experience

Schedule: Full-time M-F 7am-4pm


Primatara is a private estate and horse farm.  The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of landscape experience, be able to 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 packages in the region including health insurance, 401k w/employer matching, vacation and sick time, and on-site perks.


  • Daily upkeep and maintenance of the grounds
  • Lead and delegate tasks to a small crew
  • Perform landscape maintenance duties including:
    • Lawn care maintenance such as mowing, line trimming, aerating, overseeding, fertilizing, manual and chemical weed control
    • Formal garden maintenance such as hedge trimming, pruning, mulching, bed edging, irrigation, planting and weeding
  • Scout pest and disease issues, irrigation issues and other concerns in the landscape
  • Gas powered equipment use required, backpack blower, line trimmer, mower, tiller, etc



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 as part of a team environment.


Experience, Education, and Training

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); 2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Physical Requirements

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.


Working Environment

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. 


Miscellaneous Requirements

Candidate must be able to pass a job specific post-offer physical prior to beginning employment with Prime, Inc.