Full time Horticulturist

(Paid Opportunities) Return to Paid Opportunities

Start Date: March 2023  Compensation: 55, 000-65,000

  • Horticulturist/Gardener to assist with maintenance of 13.5 acre estate. to include: (Under supervision of head Gardener)
  • Weeding, Pruning, Watering, Planting, Staking, Ferrtilization, pest identification and control
  • Greenhouse care

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Mon through Friday 8-4 or 7-3.
  • Valid Drivers license.
  • Consistency in work and attendance.
  • Experience in Horticulture or Gardening (2 years preferred) and a certificate in Horticulture or working toward a degree.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with team members
  • Ability or experience in supervising seasonal help
  • Ability and desire to communicate with the public  as we are open for tours by appointment.
  • Ability to work in inclement weather conditions and lift 50 lbs.

Contact Information

Sleepy Cat Farm Foundation
Email: alan@sleepycatfarm.com
Phone: 203 252 6376