Assistant Gardener/Maintainer/Florist

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Start Date: Immediate Start  Compensation: $20.-$30./hour

  • Maintain and install various large and small, sometimes delicate interior and exterior plantings
  • Maintain the work studio
  • Inventory plant supplies and keep track of installations
  • Report to office regularly via phone
  • Some early morning
  • Monday - Friday / in Manhattan
  • Part time may lead to full time
  • Work all year



  • Some experience helpful but can train
  • Capable of carefully watering and caring for delicate small plants on sensitive surfaces - must be clean and careful w
  • Some outdoor large scale plantings and watering
  • Able to lift 50 pounds
  • Comfortable on a ladder
  • Must be on time
  • Some early morning schedules
  • Able to work alone
  • Have a working mobile phone and camera in phone
  • Drivers license with experience driving in Manhattan a plus
  • Must know how to travel in Manhattan
  • Must have excellent knowledge and communication in English - written, reading and speaking
  • Keep written records of work and schedule



  • Watering, pruning, cleaning installations on a daily basis
  • Caring for plantings according to supervisor instructions every day, Monday through Friday
  • Both written and verbal instruction and communication
  • Work all year


Additional Information

  • Attach Your Resume - We Cannot Open Any Downloads - Resume Should Be Part of Your Email
  • Include References From Supervisors or Managers From Previous Work (Can Be Unrelated Work to Horticulture).  References Must Be From Work in the United States
  • You Must Be a Us Citizen or Have Working Papers to Legal Work in the Us
  • Proof of Vaccination and Booster for Covid
  • Non Smokers


Contact Information

Design Horticulture Corporation
Contact Name: John Chandler