Landscape Gardener Team Leader - Catskills
Karin Ursula Landscapes, Inc.
Dreaming of living and working in the Catskills? We are a small ecological landscape design/install/maintenance company in the Catskills looking for a passionate experienced landscape gardener to help us grow our business.
You have 5+ years’ experience with native plants/ornamental plants and all aspects of ecological garden and landscape install and maintenance. You are passionate about caring for the Earth and are kind to all of Her critters. You are punctual and professional with attention to detail, an eye for design and good verbal and digital communication skills. Degree in horticulture or garden design a plus.
Job duties include but are not limited to: directing and working alongside a two-person crew of junior gardeners, managing garden installations and garden maintenance, keeping detailed job notes, soil prep, planting, light pruning, shaping, editing, weeding, watering, organic fertilizing and organic pest/disease management. Must be able to work outdoors in all sorts of weather, be a leader who enjoys working as a team and also independently. This is a very physically demanding job; you need to be physically fit and possess stamina, be able to lift 50+ pounds easily and have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
We are expanding so there is room for growth for the right person. Currently, this is a seasonal F/T position from April 15th to November 15th depending on the weather but scope and hours could expand to be year round as we grow. Hourly pay depends on your experience.
Please send cover letter with resume, 3 references and salary requirements to: Karin@KULandscapes.com