Careers at Spillane's Nursery

Heavy Equipment Operator/Driver

Position Description

Operate heavy landscaping equipment and any other duties assigned.

Knowledge and proficiency in the use of excavators, loaders, tractors and backhoes as well as basic materials and tools used in the landscaping industry.

Maintains safe and healthy work environment by inspecting machines prior to use and adhering to legal regulations.

Preferred experience in the construction / landscape industry

Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for or documenting necessary repairs.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Preferred Skills/Qualifications: People Skills, Truck Driver, Basic Safety, Attention to Detail, Tree and Plant identification/ handling skills, Heavy Equipment Operation, General knowledge of landscape/construction materials

Position Requirements

Hoisting License

Class A Drivers License

2 Years Experience

DOT Medical Card

 

Landscape Construction Foreman

Position Description

Spillane’s Nursery & Landscape, Inc. is seeking experienced Landscape Construction Foremen to plan, direct, and coordinate the day-to-day activities at our job sites. This is a full-time seasonal position with opportunities to participate in providing snow and ice management services during the winter.
Must have the ability to perform, and experience with, the following job functions:

  • Supervise and work with multiple crews daily.
  • Maintain high standard of quality while maintaining safe work habits.
  • Residential and Commercial snow and ice responsibilities
  • Ability to understand blue prints, drawings, building codes, and other various tools and forms of communications used on landscaping job sites.
  • Must have sufficient knowledge or materials, equipment operation, and tools commonly used in landscape daily activities
  • Strong leadership skills as well as being able to communicate effectively with management, customers, employees, and other miscellaneous personalities that may visit the site from time to time.
  • Must be a self-starting, take-charge individual with strong motivation and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to motive, train, and monitor the employees by maintaining company guidelines and insuring that these standards of performance are met at all times.
  • Must be able to supervise, instruct, and objectively evaluate the performance of workers and subcontractors.
Position Requirements

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in landscape construction
Valid CDL drivers’ license and clean driving record

Hoisting License
DOT medical card
Ability to drive truck/trailer unit safely
Ability to work necessary hours to complete assigned work
Dependable, punctual, team oriented
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Background check and pre-employment drug test required

Landscape Maintenance Technician

Position Description

Spillane’s Nursery & Landscape, Inc. is seeking Landscape Maintenance Technicians of different experience levels to assist us in maintaining the landscapes of our clients. This is a full-time seasonal position with opportunities to participate in providing snow and ice management services during the winter.

Must have the ability to perform, and experience with, the following job functions:

  • Work well with multiple crews daily
  • Lead and assist with regular weekly mowing visits, mulching, pruning, and spring/fall cleanups
  • Maintain high standard of quality while maintaining safe work habits
  • Residential and Commercial snow and ice responsibilities
  • Maintenance experience, such as mowing, trimming, tree and shrub care, fertilization and seasonal cleanups
  • String-line trimmers
  • Back pack blowers
  • Zero-turn commercial lawn mowers
  • Ability to stand and/or sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to effectively communicate the project objectives to your production team

Please only apply if you have verifiable experience. It will be checked! Spillane’s Nursery & Landscape is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer Room for Growth, Competitive Pay, Health Insurance, 401K and more!

Job Type: Full-time

Position Requirements
  • Valid drivers’ license and clean driving record
  • DOT medical card
  • Ability to drive truck/trailer unit safely
  • Ability to work necessary hours to complete assigned work
  • Dependable, punctual, team oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Required experience: 1-3 years

Irrigation Technician Foreman

Position Description

Under the direction of the Director of Operations, the Irrigation Technician Foreman plans, directs, and coordinates the day-to-day activities at the assigned job site. S/he is responsible for supervising all laborers onsite and is to ensure that the cost, quality, and scheduled goals are accomplished through the effective use of personnel, materials, and equipment.

We are seeking an experienced irrigation technician who is familiar with installing new irrigation systems, startups, blowouts and can troubleshoot and fix existing systems.

Position Requirements
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience
  • Valid drivers’ license and clean driving record
  • DOT medical card
  • Ability to drive truck/trailer unit safely
  • Ability to work necessary hours to complete assigned work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills