Description: Landscape laborers work outdoors to improve the functional or aesthetic value of a property. They may create or improve lawns, gardens, decks, patios and other landscape features. Landscape laborers make use of many hand tools and products as well as motorized tools and sometimes construction vehicles. Landscape labor salaries depend on the nature of the company as well as the type of work required.
Landscape laborers are responsible for modifying the terrain of a property in a number of ways. Depending on the job, they may trim trees and bushes, mulch gardens, spread fertilizer or dig holes. They also install patios, decks and walkways as well as sprinkler and lighting systems. Landscape laborers may water plants, mow lawns and perform other maintenance tasks.