Job: Landscape and Maintenance Technician

Title Landscape and Maintenance Technician
Categories Location: Florida, Location: South Florida, Role: Maintenance and Custodial, Role: Other
Location Wellington, FL
Job Information

CCMC currently has a full-time Landscape and Maintenance Technician position at Arden in Wellington, FL!

The Landscape and Maintenance Technician is responsible for overseeing the landscape maintenance of the association’s common property, including, but not limited to: common areas, easements, streets, signage, monuments, structures, fences, walls, and common lighting. Additional duties or job functions may be required as deemed necessary.

This position will inspect facility and properties routinely; provide regular reports documenting inspection results; establish and implement a preventative maintenance schedule and maintain records of planned services; direct the work of contractors in maintaining the property; and coordinate with Community Manager on bid specifications and make recommendations for the award of contracts.  They will also evaluate the work of contractors; oversee the function and preventative maintenance of common area irrigation and pumps; complete repair work orders in a timely manner; orders equipment, parts and supplies; maintains adequate stock of frequently-used items and maintains facility records.

In addition, this position is responsible for providing janitorial support for events; assisting the  Maintenance Manager with duties as needed; assisting the Community Manager with the annual department budget and monitoring departmental performance against adopted budget; reviewing and authorizing departmental expenses; assisting with Annual Meeting, and other Board functions; responding to after hours emergencies; inspecting and maintaining all common area lighting, fences, gates, playgrounds, sport courts, and pathways for safety; performing light maintenance work to include light checks and bulb replacements; managing the work order system and being observant, detecting and addressing maintenance needs throughout the property.

The ideal candidate must have a minimum of at least two years experience in landscape and grounds maintenance; computer skills with Windows; the ability to work evenings and weekends; must possess a valid driver’s license; the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; the ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with Board, staff, residents, volunteers, and contractors; experience and knowledge in pump station operation; extensive knowledge and training in landscape, irrigation, electrical and grounds maintenance; and strong supervisory skills to manage the work of contractors, as well as vendors. Experience working for a community association or country club in a similar position.

It is preferred that applicants also possess skills in carpentry, HVAC, electric, plumbing, pools or other building trades, extensive knowledge with work order software; 5+ years’ experience in related field; Certified Irrigation Technician (CIT); bi-lingual in English and Spanish; experience managing IMMS Central Control Software and/or experience working for a community association or country club in a similar position.

Please review the following and ensure that you are able to meet the following physical and environmental criteria:

Work is conducted both indoors and outdoors; must be able to work outdoors in various weather conditions, particularly high heat and to walk long distances to perform physical inspections; must be able to repetitively lift and carry up to 50 lbs and to perform other physical labor; and evening and weekend work may be required.

Located in Palm Beach County, Arden will feature a 10,000 square-foot clubhouse, two pools, 19 miles of trails, plus a five-acre farm and community garden all situated around a mile-long central lake.  These amenities combine to offer residents a rich and earthy experience.  Nearly every home will back up to a park, greenway or nature trail.  Here, neighbors can enjoy the simple pleasures of country living, along with the connectivity and conveniences of city life.  The community is planned for 2,000+ homes.

If you are interested, please email Toni Kanfer at