Horticulture Technician (Pest Control)

SeaWorld Orlando

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Requirements and Competencies

  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Possession of a valid state driver’s license
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to bend, kneel and climb repetitively
  • Must be able to lift, push and pull 50 pounds
  • Must be comfortable with heights
  • Must be comfortable working around chemicals
  • Must be comfortable working around fumes/dust/odor
  • Must be comfortable with exposure to noise, vibrations and motion
  • Must be able to train on and properly use protective gear
  • Must be able to work indoors/outdoors in all weather conditions and temperature extremes
  • Must be available to work varying shifts/hours based on business need, to include opening, mid-, and closing shifts; nights, weekends, and holidays

Desired Qualifications

  • A current State of Florida Pesticide Applicators License preferred
  • Previous pest control experience
  • Experience in identifying pests and determining control measures as well as mixing applying, clean-up and recording all pest control operations
  • 2 years guest service experience preferred

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform tasks related to the identification and treatment of landscape and other pests and weeds
  • Perform diverse horticultural, grounds keeping and greenhouse tasks including but not limited to watering, weeding, planting, transplanting, pruning, mulching, and mowing
  • Perform construction and installation tasks including but not limited to retention walls, pavement, irrigation, etc.
  • Assist management in training and advising ambassadors on technical aspects of Pest Control duties and grounds keeping operations
  • Assist with keeping records of daily work activities
  • Operate equipment: mowers, augers, trimmers, shears, tillers, utility carts, water tanks, tractors, forklift, etc.
  • Responsible for truck and trailer operation
  • Perform tasks related to cold-weather protection as well as preparation for storms, including repair work for any weather damage or other damage
  • Perform cleaning tasks so as to maintain a safe, clean professional workplace and other miscellaneous duties as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned

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SeaWorld Orlando

Orlando, FL


Full Time Hourly