1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Catch up on the conversation with Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns in the Franchising forum plus sign up to receive a FREE eBook on how to grow your landscape business.

    Dismiss Notice

Bad Employees

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by GLS, Nov 28, 2001.

  1. GLS

    GLS LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,179

    Has anyone ever hired or worked with an employee that did something bad or funny?

    I remember hearing about this guy that was pissed off at his boss, so he put something in the engine of a mower and it blew up...the boss wouldn't have found out if the client wouldn't have seen him do it out the window!
     
  2. Turfdude

    Turfdude LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,899

    I took a DEP re-cet course and learned the follwing : Never fire an employee who does your pesticide work before the strt of his last day. Basically this employee got so pi$$ed tat he went to a very large corporate HQ's helicopter landing area and used round-up to write FU$$ YOU at the landing site. The guys from DEP got called in and had to fine the applictor business as well as the applicator. Can you imagine the looks on the faces of the HMFIC's of this corporation??
     
  3. G.Williams

    G.Williams LawnSite Member
    Messages: 36

    That does sound like a souh Jersey thing! :D
    :blob1: :blob3:
     

Share This Page