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Barnes Inc. is an equal opportunity employer that offers competitive wages, health insurance, flexplan and 401k plan.

Current Openings

Landscape Construction

Duties:  Installation of landscape plantings, retaining walls, and patios, as well as seeding/sodding, installing mulch/stone, finish grading, and site cleanup.

Special Skills:  Ability to provide above average service to customers, follow direction, and pay attention to detail.  Ability to lift 50 lbs. or more is desired.  A valid driver’s license is required and a CDL is a plus.  Punctuality and reliability is a must. 

Salary: Starting pay $ 14.00 per hour or pay rate based on experience.  30-day probationary period with merit increases based on performance.  Barnes, Inc. requires pre-employment drug testing.

Benefits: Health and Dental Insurance, 401 K Retirement Plan, Paid Vacations

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Lawn Maintenance Laborer

Duties: Will include a variety of tasks from spring and fall clean-ups, applying mulch to ornamental areas, commercial and residential mowing, string trimming, and blowing debris off paved surfaces.  Position will also include ornamental weed control and pruning of trees and shrubbery.

Special Skills:  Ability to provide above average service to customers, follow direction, and pay attention to detail.

Salary:  Starting pay $14.00 per hour or pay rate based on experience.  30-day probationary period with merit increases based on performance.  Barnes, Inc. requires pre-employment drug testing.  Barnes, Inc. requires pre-employment drug testing.

Benefits:  Health and Dental Insurance, 401 K Retirement Plan, Paid Vacations

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Herbicide Applicator

Duties:  Apply fertilizer and other chemicals to residential and commercial lawns, trees, shrubs, etc.  May also perform lawn aerations and other various duties. 

Special Skills:  Ability to provide above average service to customers, follow direction, and pay attention to detail.  Ability to accurately apply turf products, able to do math calculations, calibrations, able to diagnose many turf problems and pay attention to detail.  Must be able to measure and mix products accurately.  Ability to lift 50 pounds or more is desired.  A valid driver’s license is required.

Salary: Starting pay $14.00 per hour without certification and license must be certified within 30 days or pay rate based on experience.  Upon certification wage will increase to $ 15.00 per hour with 30-day review.  Employee must become certified within 30 days of hire.  30-day probationary period with merit increases in hourly pay.  Barnes, Inc. requires pre-employment drug testing.

Benefits: Health and Dental Insurance, 401 K Retirement Plan, Paid Vacations

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Mechanic

Duties:  Repair and maintain turf, lawn, snow and landscape equipment, both gas and diesel on a daily basis.

Special skills: Ability to carry out a daily list of jobs and complete in an efficient manner. Employee must know and understand electrical and hydraulic components and be able to think on your feet when doing on road repairs.

Salary: Starting full-time $16.00-$20.00 per hour based on experience. Starting rate for students is $16.00-$18.00 per hour.  30-day probationary period with merit increases based on performance.  Barnes, Inc. requires pre-employment drug testing.

Benefits:  Health and Dental Insurance, 401 K Retirement Plan, Paid Vacations, $100 tool allowance annually benefits are for full time employees

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Forestry Technician

Duties:  Will include a variety of duties from thinning/pruning of large trees to total removal throughout all months of the year.  Ability to understand rope and pulley systems used by climber or ground worker applicable to desired position.  Arborist certification a plus.  Will also include operating brush chippers and stump grinders.

Special Skills:  Ability to provide above average service to customers, follow direction, and pay attention to detail.  General knowledge of ropes and knots a plus and ability to work well at heights.  Chainsaw experience required.  Must be safety conscience.  Must have valid driver’s license.

Salary: Starting pay $ 16.00-18.00 per hour depending on experience.  30-day probationary period with merit increases based on performance.  Barnes, Inc. requires pre-employment drug testing.

Benefits: Health and Dental Insurance, 401 K Retirement Plan, Paid Vacations

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Snow Plower/Shoveler

Duties:  Removal of snow and ice from sidewalks, parking lots, etc.  Could lead to full time work in the spring.

Special Skills:  Ability to provide above average service to customers, follow direction, and pay attention to detail.  Ability to work long shifts during inclement weather in winter months.  Ability to lift 50 lbs. or more is desired.

Salary: Starting pay $ 17.00-$21.00 per hour based on experience.  30-day probationary period with merit increases based on performance.  Barnes, Inc. requires pre-employment drug testing.

Benefits: Health and Dental Insurance, 401 K Retirement Plan, Paid Vacations

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Receptionist/Administrative Assistant –

Barnes, Inc. is looking for a highly resourceful, flexible, and professional individual who possesses a considerable amount of knowledge regarding administrative and office procedures. Main duties will be to handle inbound and outgoing phone calls on a multi-line phone system and able to interact positively with customers and staff. The position requires basic knowledge of office tasks, such as data entry, detailed orientated, filing and paperwork preparation. Good communication skills and the ability to multi-task are a must. Well organized and an excellent team player with a proven ability to work proactively in a busy office environment. If you are a team player with excellent attention to detail, able to multi-task and possess excellent customer service skills.

Requirements include: Able to work Monday – Friday 40 hours per week, exceptional verbal communication, excellent customer service skills, skill with Microsoft Office and intermediate knowledge of Quickbooks would be preferable along with other common software applications, general office experience including filing and typing, etc., self-motivated, energetic and polite. 1+ year of office experience would be preferable. Starting Wage: $14 – $15.50 per hour or based on experience with a 90-day performance review.

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