Project Manager - Experienced Horticulturist
Start Date: July Compensation: $30.00+ based on experience
NYC and Long Island Gardeners! Green Hūs is looking for you! We are a garden design, build and maintenance firm operating both in New York City and The North Fork of Long Island. We provide a white glove service maintaining and installing landscapes throughout the tri-state area. We are looking to fill two full-time positions for a project manager and an experienced horticulturist. There is also opportunity to work in the Winter for the right candidates. The right candidates will be ready to work with a smile on their face whether its rain or shine!
Feel free to include photos of gardens you have worked on, or simply find beautiful! We would love to see your eye for design!
Both positions should have experience in high end urban gardening and/or estate gardening. A driver's license is a must. OSHA 30 and SST 10 are also a must. Candidates should be able to lift 75+ lbs. when necessary. The ability to effectively communicate with management and clientele is essential. Gardeners should be able to execute their work in a precise, orderly and cleanly fashion.
Please let us know about what aspects of horticulture and landscaping you are experienced and confident in. Examples being IPM, pruning, planting, identification, irrigation, lighting, hardscape, woodworking, etc!
Installation: Candidates should feel comfortable with the proper installation methods for drainage, soils and plantings. Knowledge of necessary hand tools and power tools is essential, Comprehension of irrigation and low voltage lighting is required.
Maintenance: Candidates should be able to care for gardens and understand how to leave them looking at their best after each and every visit throughout the year. The ability to operate in private homes in a quiet, polite and cleanly fashion is highly important.
Benefits: Two weeks paid time off per year, medical insurance stipend and 401k are offered.
Citi-Bike/Metrocard Membership provided.