Experienced Urban Gardener

Our Urban Gardener is responsible for plant health care, installation and maintenance of all assigned gardens throughout NYC. We are looking for a career minded professional who has a strong horticultural background, comprehensive plant identification skills, a sense for aesthetics, strong work ethic, passion, enthusiasm and energy.

Required Qualifications:

  • Professional experience within New York City gardens
  • A keen eye for detail, aesthetics and design
  • Experienced in creating and maintaining high end gardens/properties
  • A well-developed skill set in horticulture: plant identification, plant design, plant installation, transplanting, pruning, shearing, watering and IPM
  • Understanding of irrigation and lighting systems
  • Willing to maintain and install planting designs
  • Excellent communication skills with the crew, management, third party vendors and clients
  • Extremely organized and efficient (Able to organize work and people)
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Punctual
  • A passion for people, horticulture and growing a company
  • Works well in a high-pressure environment
  • Self-motivated and assertive
  • Committed to assisting others
  • Enthusiastic during team projects
  • Highly imaginative and willing to share innovative ideas
  • Able to visualize solutions to bring about changes
  • Able to recognize client, co-worker and garden needs and meet them
  • Able to lift and carry 50lbs and work in inclement weather
  • A valid New York State Driver’s License
  • Ability to navigate the NYC public transportation system and company vehicles.
  • A degree/diploma in Horticulture/Landscaping and 4 years of practical horticultural experience

To join our team, please email a cover letter and resume that outlines your candidacy to info@nyctrillium.com.

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