Freelance Gardeners

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Start Date: April/Flexible  Compensation: $20-$25 per hour, Salary based on experience

We are looking for freelance gardeners for the busy months of spring and fall to assist with our various garden installation and maintenance projects. This position would be suitable for free-lancers, gig workers and students with flexible hours who are interested in picking up a few shifts and learn about gardening. Candidates must have flexible hours and enjoy working outside. Opportunities for growth based on performance. 

Please apply with resume and tell us a little something about yourself and why you're interested int this position. 


  • Assist in the planting of trees, shrubs, perennials, and groundcovers under supervision
  • Prepare garden beds for planting with digging, soil amendment and transplanting
  • Laying down simple pavers, edging and light hardscaping work
  • Perform maintenance tasks such as weeding, pruning, fertilizing, mulching, and sweeping
  • Accompany on nursery runs and help with loading, unloading, and driving vans as needed
  • Keep records of visits and alert supervisor of issues with plants and garden


  • Flexible schedules and ability to commit for spring and fall
  • Some gardening experience with ability to identify plants and diseases preferred
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Comfortable with using garden hand tools and some basic power tools
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and perform physical labor
  • Valid driver’s license preferred
  • Interest in learning about gardening and landscaping industry

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Maple Landscape and Design