Seasonal Gardener

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Start Date: April 2023  Compensation: 22-25/hr

This gardener will assist in maintaining the grounds of a private estate which is open for public view by appt. tasks include weeding, watering, pruning, vegetable production, planting.


  • Assisting full time staff in identifying weedy areas and restoring them.
  • Pruning, pinching and staking plants under the guidance of full time staff.
  • Ability to identify water needs of container plants and fulfill those needs adequately.
  • Valid Drivers license
  • Commitment to being on time and consistent


  • Some experience in gardening and/or a certificate in Horticulture or related field.
  • Plant identification skills
  • Ability to work outdoors in inclement weather and lift minimum 50 lbs.

Contact Information

Sleepy Cat Farm Foundation
Contact Name: Alan Gorkin
Phone: 203-252-6376