Assistant Gardener/Helper

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Start Date: ASAP  Compensation: $22-25/hr

Holly, Wood & Vine, Ltd. is a well-established, full service landscape design/build firm, specializing in the design and construction of New York City brownstone backyard and terrace gardens. We are currently seeking fulltime Garden Helpers/Assistants. A background in horticulture is welcome, but not necessary. Skill sets and traits we are looking for in employees are as follows: Prompt (early mornings), reliable, responsible, communicative, and takes pride in their work. 


  • Excellent knowledge of plant names and culture (fertilizing, soil preparation, planting, pruning, weeding, etc.).
  • Ability to professionally and courteously communicate directly with clientele
  • Highly detailed work ethic.
  • Keen aesthetic for combining and positioning plants in containers and planting beds.
  • Possess a good and positive attitude, in all weather conditions.
  • Valid NY driver’s license, with a clean driving record
  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • Possess a working knowledge of drip irrigation and landscape lighting systems.
  • Work constructively and collaboratively with a small, tight-knit group of gardening professionals.



Please send resume and cover letter to the Operations Manager, at

Contact Information

Holly, Wood and Vine
Phone: 2125297365