Assistant Gardeners

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Well established New York City garden design/build firm has opportunities for assistant gardeners to join our crew. Based in Brooklyn, we are a multidisciplinary team of architects, designers, engineers, and horticulturalists. We design, install and maintain high-end rooftop, terrace, and townhouse gardens primarily in Manhattan. Part and full time positions available.



  • Agreeable disposition, working well with others, and eager to learn new skills
  • High level of energy in all weather conditions
  • Ability to take direction well and complete multiple tasks with detail and proficiency
  • Presentable appearance and professional demeanor
  • Ability to carry a load of 50 lbs up and down a flight of stairs
  • Ability to communicate in English

Desirable Skills and Interests:

  • Working knowledge of planting, maintenance, and pruning.
  • Interest in the environment, sustainability and the greening of NYC.
  • Valid driver license with excellent driving record

Additional Information

​Please respond with cover letter and resume.

Contact Information

Halsted Welles Associates