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compensation: 13+ / hour + year end bonus
employment type: full-time

Description:

We are Aquatic Services of Indiana located in Greenwood IN and we cover all of central Indiana. We specialize in the treatment of pond weeds, algae, shorelines, and any and all fountain work. Our work season is between the months of March and mid November while work hours are from 8am to 4pm. The job of an applicator covers a wide variety of tasks such as pond inspection, treatment for algae/weeds, operating a boat with outboard motor, applying EPA registered herbicides, speaking properly with and answering clients questions, as well as assisting in fountain troubleshooting and maintenance. Every applicator is trained then supplied with a work truck, trailer, boat, and any other necessary equipment for their daily tasks.

This job requires a good deal of self management as you will be alone throughout a majority of your route. In the spring we spend the first month redeploying and installing fountains that we pulled for the previous winter. Then in the summer our treatment season lasts from April to mid October, which consists of bi-weekly visits/treatments of our customer's ponds. Finally in the fall we begin pulling the fountains back out to store them over the winter and provide any necessary maintenance.

Requirements:
•Must be able to responsibly manage one's time while working individually as well as work well as a team with co-workers when needed.
•Must have reliable transportation and a good driving record with valid Indiana drivers license.
•Must be able to handle physical labor of lifting objects above 75 pounds and working outside for long hours in almost all weather conditions.
•Must be comfortable getting dirty/wet working around ponds and chemicals.
•Comfortable launching and operating a boat while working out on the water.
•Must be able to pass a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen.
•Must have good attitude, excellent customer service skills, and strong work ethic.
•Registered Technician or Category 5 training will be provided, but candidates possessing this certification already will be held with higher regard and are encouraged to apply.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

If interested please reply through email.


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