We’re hiring! Do you have a passion for above average customer service and the ability to work as part of a team? We offer a challenging and fun work environment with plenty of opportunity to grow. We are looking for the following individuals for our Spring and Summer season in 2014.
To apply please provide a resume and cover letter stating the position you are seeking by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We thank all applicants, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Landscape Maintenance: Lead Gardener
This is a full-time seasonal position with employment from mid-April to November. Reporting directly to the Owner and working in collaboration with the Landscape Designer and Garden Center Managers, you will lead a small team of landscape gardeners who love to make our clients yards look spectacular! Typical duties include: installation of new gardens, weeding, mulching, edging, and the planting of trees, shrubs and perennials. As a team lead you will be responsible for planning your teams work and ensuring that all required tools and materials are ready each day. Onsite you will work alongside and guide the activities of the maintenance crew to ensure that all activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner. Your excellent interpersonal skills will enable you to easily deal with client inquiries and issues.
You have at least five years of progressively senior experience in the horticultural industry, and excellent plant knowledge. A certificate from a horticultural program is preferred. A drivers license and experience handling a truck and trailer combination is required (D license with clean abstract preferred).