Project Plant, a Brooklyn-based design/build/maintenance landscape firm seeks qualified candidate to lead our installations and maintenance programs. Experience as an urban gardener is an absolute must. Candidate must be able and willing to work independently in all weather, be capable of doing physically demanding labor as well as work delicately and quietly at an efficient pace. Candidate must be proficient in organic gardening practices, proper soil management, pest control, pruning and deadheading. Must have a valid driver’s license and be comfortable driving a small cargo van. Experience with urban farming is a plus as well as experience with irrigation, lighting, masonry, carpentry and floral arranging; although not necessary. This position is full-time Mid-March through December 21 and requires candidate to be adaptive to working flexible hours based on weather, seasonal pushes, and client requests to a reasonable degree.
Please send resume and hourly/salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.