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    Summary

    Temporary positions not-to-exceed 1039 regular hours in a service year may be terminated sooner or extended depending on management needs.
    The typical seasonal entry-on-duty period is May through September, but can be variable during these months due to weather conditions, project needs, or funding. Anticipated Entry on Duty: May 12, 2019

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    Responsibilities

    • Selects and sprays area with herbicides, fungicides and insecticides for the control of plant diseases, plant insects, and weeds.
    • Cuts grass and trims hedges using hand and/or power equipment.
    • May operate various types of motor vehicles and farm-type tractors with attached equipment to transport supplies and materials to work sites and in the performance of the incumbent's duties.
    • Prunes and trims trees and shrubs and removes diseased limbs and excess branches.
    • Transplants trees, shrubs, flowers and other plants by digging proper sized holes and preparing the soil to receive the plants.
    • Fertilizes, waters, and seeds turf areas, and removes rocks, leaves, trash and debris from landscaped areas.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    4

  • Job family (Series)

    5003 Gardening

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/519250100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.