30+ days ago


The Villages, FL


We are looking for someone who truly enjoys the green industry. If you get energized and motivated about maintaining beautiful landscapes and being a part of a collaborative team, this may be the job for you! If you describe yourself as a detail-oriented go-getter with a desire to grow your career, we want to hear from you!

As an Equipment Operator you will help our clients maintain outstanding landscapes.  You will support our Golf division be responsible for operating commercial landscape equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

Here's an overview of what you can expect to do while working here:

  • Mowing fairways and roughs with gang units
  • Operating a variety of commercial landscape equipment that may include turf vacs, skip-loaders, aerifiers and sprayers.
  • Ensuring the proper use, maintenance and safekeeping of all equipment
  • Performing other tasks as assigned


  • Minimum 1 year of experience operating commercial landscape maintenance or development equipment
  • Ability to perform physical work in all weather conditions
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Reliable transportation

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Valid Driver's License and the ability to pass an MVR check
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish


The well-being of our team members is important to us and we want to ensure that you feel supported in your growth.  Our benefits offerings include the following:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and ancillary insurance benefits
  • 401k with employer match
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly pay
  • Ongoing training
  • Career advancement opportunities

About Us

Join the Down to Earth team and work alongside Florida's best landscape and irrigation professionals.  Providing expansive coverage and premium services across the state, we are the perfect place to work and grow.

Down To Earth Landscape & Irrigation approaches each project with the same business strategy and principles that have made us successful for 30 years: surround yourself with team members that care and offer services that exceed client expectation. We strive to build long-term customer relationships by exemplifying value through superior work.

As a leading full-service landscape, irrigation and landscape construction company proudly serving multiple regions across Florida, we specialize in large-scale commercial, residential, and resort services. From design and installation to ongoing maintenance, we can enhance any property.

Experience the Down To Earth difference!  Learn more by visiting our website at

Down To Earth is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.