EXPERIENCE NURSERY AND LANDSCAPING WORKER | 09/2020 to 12/2020
Silva and sons landscaping Michigan Center, MI Read and followed landscaping plans to install plants and fixtures for residences and businesses.
Adhered to watering schedule to keep greenhouse plants healthy and well-maintained.
Checked machinery and performed routine maintenance to prevent malfunction.
Planted bulbs, bushes, trees and flowers to enhance environment.
Utilized proven methods for watering and fertilization to minimize plant losses while maintaining plant health.
Met delivery trucks and quickly unloaded materials, supplies and other items for prompt logging system.
Meticulously oversaw various cultivation stages for different trees, shrubs and plants to maximize growth.
Prepared soil and gardens to plant with mulch and sod.
Applied pesticides to prevent insect infestation.
Fertilized, cultivated and weeded soil to deliver steady supply of nutrients to plants. Maintained organized and clean classroom and work areas.
Swapped out plant containers and flowerbeds each spring, summer and fall.
Assessed needs of seasonal, annual and perineal plants and identified pests and other issues that could hinder growth.
• FARM FOREMAN •
| 05/2018 to 03/2020 Delta bridge plantation - Saint Joseph, LA
Operated dozer and heavy equipment safely and appropriately.
Repaired buildings, fences and other pertinent structures using different types of tools to keep animals properly contained.
Checked fields for rocks or other obstacles to prepare land for tilling and physical preparation for spring planting.
Drove tractor-trailers and haul trucks transporting construction materials and other freight.
Inspected vehicles before and after trips, logging and reporting mechanical problems. Troubleshot mechanical issues and completed basic repairs to keep equipment working at peak levels.
Operated and maintained basic landscaping equipment and vehicles.
Operated landscaping equipment to maintain grounds and remove trees.
Installed irrigation systems, rock gardens and ponds to simplify watering needs.
Performed planting, watering, mulching, edging and other landscaping duties in different types of places, shopping centers, houses, among others
Oversaw planning and management of equipment maintenance.
•LANDSCAPE Artistic landscape & tree creations• -| 03/2015 to 12/2017 Pittsburgh, PA Operated landscaping equipment to maintain grounds and remove trees.
Applied weed and pest control chemicals to protect customer lawns.
Pruned trees and bushes to improve visibility and shapes.
Mowed and edged lawns and flowerbeds Cleared pathways of overgrowth, debris and snow to reduce hazards.
Performed planting, watering, mulching, edging and other landscaping duties