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Maintenance Worker - Horticulture Division - Posted 10/12/17

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Department of Environmental Services

Maintenance Worker - Horticulture Division


FULL-TIME MAINTENANCE WORKER- HORTICULTURE DIVISION.    Experience with horticulture, including mowing, landscape maintenance, backhoe operation, tree pruning, and tree removal and care of plants is preferred.  Position will also work in the snow removal operation.  Essential job duties include ability to work in extreme weather conditions, ability to operate vehicles and ability to occasionally lift and carry heavy objects weighing up to 50 lbs. Successful applicants must have a previous work record with good attendance and a driver’s license in good standing.   A Class B CDL is preferred or ability to obtain within six (6) months of employment.  Beginning rate of pay is $11.08/hr.

Position is open until filled.


The successful applicant will be required to take and pass a pre-employment, post-offer physical exam and drug screening, paid for by the Town and background check conducted by the Virginia State Police.






Front Royal is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.


Department of Environmental Service
Front Royal
Employment type: 
Full time
Required degree level: 
High school/GED
Required Info: 

1.  Do you have a valid driver's license?

2.  Do you like working outside?

3.  Are you familiar with mowing machines and weed trimmers?

4.  Can you work independently or with minimal supervision?

5.  Do you have some knowledge about trees, flowers, and lawn maintenance?