Spray Technician – Wildhorse Resort & Casino

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Job Details

Wage Range: $20.00-$26.00

Looking for a great place to work and Play? Want to work with a group of professionals who care about you? Great Benefits! Never get stuck in traffic to and from work again!

Benefits: Medical Coverage: Group medical coverage is provided for employees, with any dependent coverage being at the employee’s cost (several cost efficient options). WRC has a 60-day wait period, with coverage beginning on the first of the next month.

Outline of Other Benefits consistent with WRC policy:

  • Paid holidays (10)
  • Paid leave – vacation, sick, funeral, cultural, civic, birthday, wellness
  • 401(k) – eligible after 90 days of employment. WRC will match after 1 year of employment up to 7%
  • Educational assistance of up to $1,500 annually
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life/ADD – $50K, paid by WRC, additional coverage available at EE cost
  • Gaming license – paid by the employee up front – per payroll deduct and reimbursed by WRC after completion of 90 days and all renewal fees paid by WRC.
  • Various voluntary products – FSA (flexible spending account), AFLAC products
  • Free lunch
  • Numerous EE recognition and appreciation activities

    Job Description

  1. Ensure customer satisfaction through prompt, efficient, and friendly service.
  2. Shall maintain landscaping of all WRC properties, and medians with irrigation, weeding, and mowing if applicable.
  3. Occasional job sharing with Golf Grounds Maintenance.
  4. Work duties are performed outdoors, often under adverse weather conditions such as hot sun, wind, rain, cold, etc.
  5. Must be physically able to operate maintenance equipment, Sprayers, mowers, hand tools, and other Landscape equipment.
  6. Must be able to work independently, and assist Landscape Manager and Golf Course Superintendent as needed.
  7. Prepares chemical mixtures and applies appropriately to control weeds, and disease and fertilizes golf courses and resort landscaping.
  8. Ensure chemicals are appropriately stored and handled.
  9. Will operate and transport equipment including pulling a trailer with a pick-up truck, utility vehicle, or golf cart between golf courses.
  10. Provide routine maintenance of equipment and tools reporting any safety issues or repair needs to supervisor.
  11. Maintains comprehensive records and files necessary for all pest control supplies.
  12. Participate in Workshops and Seminars applicable to the position.
  13. Is required to operate a motor vehicle, will provide a valid driver’s license, be insurable, and consent to driving background history.
  14. While operating equipment consider guests’ comfort and safety at all times.
  15. Comply with regulatory laws, employee handbook, department policy and procedures, safety codes, etc.
  16. Promotes a clean, safe, and healthy work environment for employees and guests. Promptly reports all concerns to the Supervisor.
  17. Ensure that the operation of equipment, tools, and materials are handled safely.
  18. Promote internal guest service standards through courteous and respectful behavior.
  19. Be actively involved with all aspects of the Grounds Maintenance Department including mowing, irrigation repair and operation, landscape projects, snow removal, special event setup, and daily maintenance.
  20. Other duties as assigned or directed.


SAFETY: Ensuring a safe experience by protecting the welfare of all.

INTEGRITY: Expecting personal accountability at every level.

COURTESY: Creating an exceptional customer service experience for everyone.

TEAM: Functioning together to create a cooperative and positive experience.

SHOW: Providing flawless experience –a clean and cared-for resort.


  1. Will supervise Landscape and Golf groundskeepers while performing pest control and/or fertility applications, and at other times when assigned by the Landscape Manager.


  1. None.


  1. Keys to the grounds maintenance facility and pest control storage


  1. Two (2) years experience in agricultural, horticultural, or turf and landscape maintenance.
  2. Possess or obtain a Pesticide applicator license within 90 days of hire.
  3. High School Diploma or GED.
  4. Physically fit: able to lift and maneuver up to 50 lbs., extensive use of back, arms, hands, and extended time kneeling.
  5. Ability to operate light utility vehicles, backhoes, ditch trenchers, and golf carts.
  6. Valid State Driver’s License and be able to meet WRC insurance requirements.
  7. Requires a criminal history background check.
  8. Must be at least 18 years of age.


  1. Certificate of completion or AA degree in Turfgrass Management or Ornamental Horticulture from an accredited college or university.

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