Landscape Sod Crew Laborer

at Wilson's Turf

Columbus, OH

Posted on Mar. 20, 2017

Full Time

Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401k / Retirement Plan

Get Paid to Work Out All Day Long!

Wilson’s Turf is hiring for a Landscape Sod Laborer. This position is a great opportunity to join our family! The position is located in South Columbus and there is no experience necessary; we will train you. Work history in the agricultural industry, general mechanical and automotive skills are plusses. We welcome those with prior farm or landscape experience.

• You get to work outside and get plenty of exercise!
• Paychecks are issued every Friday.
• Paid holidays – if working the day before & after – are Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, & Thanksgiving Day (we have usually finished operation by November)
• Benefits offered- Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, 401k

Wage Range:
• Starting rate $10.00+ per hour. Overtime after 40 hours per week.
• This position is a seasonal job, lasting from possibly March through November depending on the weather.

Physical requirements:
• Ability to sit for extended periods of time
• Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. repeatedly
• Ability to bend, climb, lift throughout the day
• Be able to work outside in all conditions

Sod Laying: Sod squares are laid by hand on the client's’ property and then watered. These squares range from 5- 40 pounds with an average of 25 pounds depending on water content.

Forklift Operation: Using a forklift to load empty pallets on the sod stacking machine, staging full pallets.

You are encouraged to think and take responsibility, can learn many new skills, and can easily see and appreciate your day’s work.

Safety: Always working with the safety of yourself, your co-workers, and customers as a priority.

Ongoing Training: Actively participating in ongoing training sessions on various aspects of your job duties.

Communication: Balancing listening and talking; keeping others informed.

Teamwork & Coachability: Ability to work as a member of a team; be receptive to feedback; willing to learn new things and share knowledge and skills; embracing continuous improvement.

Wilson’s Turf is Ohio's #1 Choice for Quality & Service.

At Wilson's Turf, we are extremely proud of our industry-wide reputation for unsurpassed product quality and superior customer service. For nearly a half century, our family has been a leading innovative force in the U.S. sod industry through the development of our unique line of Sod Harvesting and Sod Handling Equipment which is now used widely throughout the United States. We are the primary turfgrass supplier for many of Ohio's largest and most prestigious residential and commercial building contractors and land developers.

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Note: If applying in person please do so between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00pm.

Wilson Enterprises, Wilson’s Landscape, Wilson’s Turf and Wil-Sites is an EOE.

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