Asplundh Tree Expert Co Mower Operator Non-Union in Houston, Missouri

We are currently seeking a Mower Operator to join our team. Essential Functions

Drives mowing tractor with hand and foot controls and use weed whacker on brush cutter. Uses gas powered push mower. Rakes debris and trash. Loads and unloads equipment onto truck and trailer. Services equipment to keep in clean, neat and specified mechanical condition. Works around hazardous equipment. Works around excessive noise from machines, mower, and weed whacker with hearing protection. Works in all temperatures and weather condition and will be exposed to nature, i.e., irritating plants, biting or stinging insects, dust, etc. Works on unlevel ground.

Minimum Requirements

Due to the inherently dangerous nature of the industry and requirements to work with or around hazardous equipment, employees must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time. Must be able to wear necessary PPE as necessary. Must be able to safely drive an approved company vehicle. Must be able to enter and exit a vehicle numerous times a day. Must be able to withstand exposure to all kinds of weather while completing work assignments, i.e., rain, heat, sun, cold. Must be able to traverse various terrains. Must be able to read and comprehend written and verbal job instructions/information. Must be able to effectively communicate with others. Must be able to lift, move and maneuver 10 pounds on a frequent basis. Must have endurance necessary to perform these duties throughout a standard eight to ten hour day. Must have sufficient eye sight to judge distances and coordination to get and use the appropriate equipment and tools. Must be able to operate and service all required tools and equipment. Must have transportation to and from the show up location. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen. Must pass a background / MVR check.

​Physical Requirements:

Activity: R O F C Activity: R O F C

Standing

X Seeing

X

Walking

X

Reading

X

Sitting X

Reaching

X

Stooping

X

Range of Motion

X

Kneeling X

Hearing - Speech Range

X

Squatting

X

Depth Perception

X

Body Twisting

X

Color Vision X

Crawling X

Lifting

X

Sense of Touch

X Carrying

X

Manual Dexterity

X

Pushing

X

Speaking Clearly

X

Pulling

X

Seeing Distant

X Climbing Ladders

X

Climbing On/Off Truck

X

Climbing Stairs X

Climbing

X Balancing

X

Gripping

X Lifting up to 10 lbs

X

Lifting over 10 lbs to 50 lbs

X Lifting up to 50 lbs

X

Rarely = less than 10%

Occasionally =up to 33%

Frequently = up to 66%

Continously = 67% to 100%

Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation. Individuals with a disability who desire a reasonable accommodation should contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext 1339. An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.