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Laborer Job

Job Number: RIH15132

Job Title: Laborer

Department: Laborers - 1014426

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

One to three years of verifiable experience in commercial ground maintenance and construction techniques, operating power equipment and tools and other skills as described above. Finish cement work back ground preferred Candidate must have one of the following qualifications: Commercial Pesticide license, limited backhoe license, Irrigation/sprinkler license, finish cement experience or two to four years of commercial landscape background.
Ability to operate trucks up to 26,000 pounds GVW, loader/backhoe, utility tractor, skid loader, lawn mowing equipment and attachments for same, including snow plows and sanders. Knowledge of safe use maintenance of other hand and power equipment used in grounds maintenance. Knowledge of proper planting techniques, common plant names and general horticultural practices. Ability to work alone or as part of a team to complete work assignments, requires the ability to read, write and complete simple arithmetic calculations.