Plant Technician

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Compensation: $20 - $23/hour

Brief: Our Plant Technicians are responsible for understanding plant needs throughout our portfolio of interior offices we maintain in and around the Tri-state area. They know how to care for plants and ensure proper identification and remedies to pest issues.

About the company: Cambridge offers corporate customers high-quality floral, landscape, and holiday d├ęcor that brightens up spaces and elevates tenant experiences. Our team is built on respect, compassion, and collaboration. Employees who work at Cambridge typically build careers at the company and grow into new roles they feel can help the business. Our average tenure in the company is 6 years and growing.

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Identify plant diseases and insects such as spider mites, blight, etc..
  • Maintain proper plant health care plans for plants (water schedule, soil testing, etc)
  • Communicate with customers as well as team members to discuss current plant needs and replacements.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information.
  • Able to list up to 50+ lbs.
  • At least 2 years of plant maintenance and/or a degree in Horticulture, plant science, or environmental sciences.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Ability to work within a team, maintaining focus and attention to detail at all times.

Other notes:

  • This position will work out of our warehouse at 22-12 40th ave Long Island City New York 11101
  • You will be traveling daily to customers' offices and buildings to maintain plants. (we will provide a metro card to do so)
  • COVID-19 considerations: Must be vaccinated

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Experience:

  • Plant maintenance: 1 year (Required)

Additional Information

Benefits: paid vacation, 401K with match, vision and dental insurance, and paid lunch
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $20.00 - $23.00 per hour
Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision insurance

Supplemental Pay: Bonus pay

Contact Information

Cambridge
Email: info@cambridgefloral.com
Website: Apply Online