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Maintenance Worker/Delivery Driver

Job Description

Van Klavereren’s Nursery is a local family owned Wholesale Nursery that has been serving the horticulture industry in the Pacific Northwest since 1979. Our solid growth is creating opportunities for us to expand our team and we are offering a key full time Maintenance Worker /(Back up) Delivery Driver position.

We are looking for a positive, dependable individual who can provide excellent customer service to all customers, vendors and crew. We have a casual and friendly work environment where we excel in professional service while maintaining a family centered atmosphere

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting routine inspections of premises and equipment.
  • Performing preventative maintenance.
  • Handling basic repairs and maintenance.
  • Repairing machines, equipment, or structures as necessary.
  • Applying and removing seasonal greenhouse protection
  • Irrigation maintenance
  • Electric golf cart maintenance
  • Follow routes and time schedule
  • Load, unload, prepare, inspect and operate a delivery vehicle
  • Collect payments
  • Complete driving logs and reports
  • Follow DOT regulations and safety standards

Other Responsibilities

  • Preparing soil mixture (with tractor)
  • Mowing fields (tractor mower)
  • Weed whacking
  • Spray weed control

Skills:

  • Proven maintenance experience.
  • Skilled in the use of hand and power tools.
  • Ability to use common tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches.
  • Ability to take apart machines, equipment, or devices to remove and replace defective parts.
  • Experience performing routine maintenance.
  • Strong organizational and follow up skills.
  • Eye for detail.
  • Professional presentation and attitude.
  • Ability to maintain focus while working individually.
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Good driving record with no traffic violations in the last 4 years(Driving record required)
  • Ability to operate tractors in a variety of weather conditions
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Benefits:

  • Compensation is $18 – $21 / hr depending on experience.
  • Medical insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Sick pay
  • Retirement package

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $18.00 – $21.00 per hour

How to Apply

Interested applicants should inquire to Van Klaveren’s Nursery at trudy@vknursery.com or (360) 659-5560.