Installation Manager Position

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Trillium Landscape Design is a boutique rooftop and garden design/ build firm based in New York City. We are currently seeking a professional urban gardener who not only possesses a strong landscape background and comprehensive understanding of plants and plant care but also a strong sense of aesthetics and a passion for urban garden installations and maintenance.


  • Installations are to be executed with a strong knowledge of horticultural practices and an eye for design
  • Excellent communication is to be maintained with the crew, office, third party vendors and clients
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems in the field and to keep accurate record of any issues on site
  • Knowing how to install, repair, and maintain irrigation systems and lighting
  • Ability to lead, manage and teach the crew throughout installations and to be sure standards are met
  • Ability to maintain a professional and positive attitude as the leader of the installation crew and to possess a strong work ethic


  • Education in Horticulture, related field or comparable experience
  • Professional Experience in Urban Gardening and Landscape Installation in NYC
  • A well-developed skill set in horticulture: plant identification, plant health care, planting, transplanting, pruning, maintaining plants and IPM
  • A keen eye for detail, aesthetics and design
  • Experience in project management and leading/training a team
  • Maintain proper inventory of materials, equipment and other supplies to complete day to day operations.
  • To approach each installation in an organized fashion
  • Must be able to carry 50 lb.
  • Must have the ability to work in all types of weather
  • A valid Driver’s License and the ability to drive a box truck throughout NYC and vicinity

Additional Information

We Offer

  • Compensation package commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • Trillium Landscape Design is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive environment.
  • Paid Holidays/Vacation/Sick Days and transportation expense.

Contact Information

Trillium Landscape Design, LLC
Contact Name: Nami Fujita
Phone: 646-828-6030