Gardener/Horticulturist- Full Time

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Start Date: August 15 2019  Compensation: $ 25.00 an hour

Job Description

Gardening Team Members Wanted

Groundworks Inc

NYC Area

Brooklyn based Landscape Design/ Build firm looking for Full- time Gardeners / landscape installers who have extensive knowledge of plants and plant care, urban maintenance and loves to work outdoors!

We Design, build and maintain gardens throughout the NYC area and are looking for individuals who love getting their hands dirty and enjoy garden and landscape work.

We are a small boutique firm working primarily in the residential market and require individuals with professionalism, good communication skills, attention to detail, punctuality and to conduct themselves in a professional manner around our clients.

Salary: $25.00 /hour

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $25.00 /hour

Responsibilities/Duties

Work shall include but not limited to: Soil preparation, planting of trees, shrubs and all other plant material, weeding, pruning, cultivating, pest management, fertilizing. Driving and parking a cargo van.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Ideal candidate shall have at least 3 years experience working in gardening / horticulture and landscaping or have degree in horticulture and possess a working knowledge of plants and their care. Plant Identification of commonly used landscape material is a must.
  • Candidate should enjoy working as a gardening team as well as be able to work independently at times. Candidate must also be in good physical condition (lift at least 50 lbs. easily) as this is a very active position requiring stamina.
  • Valid Driver’s license required at time of employment and to be maintained throughout employment.
  • Good understanding of the aesthetics of gardening, and plant placement is a plus

Additional Information

Contact Information

Groundworks inc
Contact Name: Alice Marcus Krieg
Email: info@groundworksgardens.com
Website: Apply Online