Overview

Counties: Frederick

Type of Apprenticeship: Youth (High School)

Occupation: Landscape Assistant

Industry: Agriculture, Forestry

Sponsor: Frederick County Public Schools

Sponsor Address: c/o FCPS 191 South East Street, Frederick, MD 21701

Job Description: Students will learn all aspects of the lawn & landscape industry including: installation of pavers and retaining walls, estimating of various materials, grading, different types of pavers/ block, identification of plants, shrubbery trimming, cleaning -up existing landscapes, and perform some mowing.

Program Length: 450 Hours

Total Weekly Hours: Minimum 10

Starting Wage: $10.10

Minimum Age: 16

Minimum Education: Must be enrolled in the Frederick County Public School System

Other: More information can be found on https://www.fcps.org/academics/apprentice-program

About South Mountain Lawn & Landscape, Inc.

South Mountain Lawn & Landscape, Inc. is a licensed (MHIC #123162), professional landscaping company that has been serving Frederick County and surrounding areas since 1999.