Yard Laborer

Writing a great yard laborer resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Margery Beakes

margery.beakes@gmail.com | (306) 879-8459 | Charleston, SC


I have over 1 year of experience as a Yard Laborer. I am responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the yard, including mowing, trimming, and edging. I also perform general landscape duties such as planting flowers and shrubs, spreading mulch, and watering plants. In addition to these duties, I also assist with snow removal in the winter months.


Yard Laborer at Palmetto Landscape Management, SCMar 2022 - Present

  • Mowed 10 acres of lawn in one day.
  • Cut down 50 trees in one week.
  • Planted 100 flowers in one hour.
  • Watered the garden for 3 hours straight.
  • Weeded the flower bed for 2 hours.

Yard Laborer II at Southern Landscape Management, SCJul 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Mowed lawns at 3 different residences weekly for a total of 12 weeks.
  • Trimmed bushes and small trees at 2 different residences bi-weekly for a total of 8 weeks.
  • Raked leaves at 5 different residences once per week for a total of 5 weeks.
  • Spread mulch in flower beds at 4 different residences once per month for a total of 4 months.
  • Planted annual flowers in pots and gardens at 6 different residences once per season for spring, summer, and fall over the course of 3 years.


High School Diploma at Dixie High SchoolSep 2017 - May 2021

I've learned how to study for tests, how to balance my time between school and extracurricular activities, and how to manage my stress.


  • Yard work
  • Lawn care
  • Landscaping
  • Snow removal
  • Planting and gardening
  • Irrigation systems

Keli Plassman

keli.plassman@gmail.com | (945) 252-9504 | Newark, NJ


I have over 1 year of experience working as a Yard Laborer. I am responsible for maintaining the grounds and landscaping of commercial and residential properties. I have experience using various lawn care equipment, including mowers, trimmers, and edgers. I am also responsible for shoveling snow in the winter months. In addition to yard work, I also have experience performing general maintenance tasks such as painting, minor repairs, and cleaning gutters.


Yard Laborer at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., NJMay 2022 - Present

  • Mowed 2 acres of lawn in one day.
  • Cut down 20 trees in one week.
  • Dug up and removed 100 stumps in two weeks.
  • Planted 200 trees in four days.
  • Spread 500 bags of mulch evenly on 3 acres in two hours.

Yard Laborer II at Goldman Sachs, NJSep 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Maintained a clean and safe work area at all times.
  • Removed debris and junk from assigned areas.
  • Trimmed hedges, bushes, and trees as directed.
  • Cut grass with a push mower or riding mower.
  • Raked leaves and hauled them away.


High School Diploma at Rutgers Preparatory School, Somerset, NJAug 2017 - May 2021

I have learned to think critically, to analyze and interpret data, to write persuasively, and to speak confidently in front of an audience.


  • Lawn care
  • Landscaping
  • Planting
  • Pruning
  • Fertilizing
  • Irrigation
  • Weed control

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