Job Landscaping

Fertilization Technician

posted February 20, 2018
apply by March 31, 2018


For over 40 years, Mountain View Landscapes has offered exceptional landscape maintenance and construction services throughout Massachusetts and Connecticut. Read about us, our history and our culture at

Fertilization Technician Summary
Mountain View Landscapes is looking for an experienced Fertilization Technician to join our team in Chicopee, MA. As a Fertilization Technician, you will be a part of a larger team with the highest priority of making our community’s landscapes their healthiest and most beautiful. The successful candidate will

• Maintain healthy landscapes and minimize disease activity in the turf and landscape by proper application.
• Interact with clients and address any questions or concerns.
• Coordinate with Managers to provide estimates to clients requesting additional services.

Fertilization Technician Responsibilities
• Keep track of records for all fert/spray accounts.
• Able to properly mix chemicals to correct ratios.
• Keep all application equipment clean, maintained and organized.
• Keep all customer records in an organized and orderly fashion.
• Stay up on the current inventory of material and be able to project when additional material will be needed.
• Report to supervisor the overall appearance of customer's property
• Winter work which may include but is not limited to snowplowing, salting, shoveling and working in the shop.

Minimum Qualifications

Fertilization Technician Requirements
• 1-3 years of commercial lawn care experience.
• Valid, Unexpired MA Pesticide Applicator’s License. CT Pesticide License also preferred.
• Knowledge of insecticides, fertilizers, fungicides and the ability to apply them at the properly calibrated rate.
• Ability to diagnose insect and disease in turf and landscape.
• General Plant ID.
• The physical ability to lift up to 100 pounds frequently and work outdoors in various climate elements.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and organizational skills.
• Ability to work independently, and within a team environment, accept new challenges, multi-task and prioritize.
• Valid Driver’s License, clean driving record, at least 3 years with Driver’s License, and reliable transportation.
• Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and obtain DOT Medical Certification.

Wages, Salary and Benefits

Fertilization Technician Benefits & Perks
• Steady Full Time Work during the Landscape Season
• Competitive Pay, approximate starting rate is$15-16/hour, depends on experience, licensing, etc.
• Medical Insurance
• 401 k Savings Plan
• Paid Vacation, Paid Sick, and Paid Holiday time
• Company Reimbursement for job related Licensing and Training
• Challenging work that offers employees a true chance to grow in their professional life

Application Requirements

Please apply by email, or by filling out an application in person at 67 Old James Street, Chicopee, MA 01020.

Mountain View Landscapes is proud to be a Drug Free Workplace and
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


Kristen Pospolita, KRISTENP@MOUNTAINVIEWINC.COM or 4133776197