Experienced Part-Time Gardener wanted in Montclair, NJ


Montclair, NJ 07042
United States

Industry
Horticulture
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Pay
From $20
Per Hour
Employment Type
Contractor
Work Schedule
Part-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description

EXPERIENCED GARDENER WANTED  in MONTCLAIR, NEW JERSEY.
 
This is a Part time, free lance, contract position maintaining upscale private residential gardens for noted landscape design firm. Previous gardening experience plus knowledge of common plants and horticultural practices important.
 
Seeking a strong individual not afraid of manual labor and getting dirty! Job responsibilities include :
 
- annual design and container installations,
 
- weeding, pruning, deadheading, staking
 
- trouble-shooting landscape issues
 
- seasonal and holiday decorating
 
Position requires own vehicle, tools, English language fluency and ability to communicate comfortably with upscale clientele and management.
 
Hires must be able to work on their own with agility and speed and in variable weather conditions. A flair for creative container design is a huge plus.
 
Work is seasonal, hours somewhat flexible with fluctuations based on weather. Position is free lance and paid on an hourly basis. Prefer local resident familiar with area and resources.
 
Hourly wage negotiable based on experience.
 
PLEASE CONTACT: Leslie List, Operations Manager, The Landscape Guild.
 
Check out our website and FB page for reference. 973 303 -2079 
Job Requirements
Experience in Perennial Garden maintenance.

Part Time Hours. Need basic tools and own vehicle.

Container design a plus.

**THIS IS A FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY FOR A HORT STUDENT, STAY-AT-HOME MOM, EMPTY NESTER, OR ANYONE SEARCHING FOR A FUN, PART TIME JOB TO PLAY WITH PLANTS ALL DAY WHILE BEING CREATIVE! *** CONTACT LESLIE FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION.
Company
The Landscape Guild
Leslie List
120 Walnut Street
Montclair NJ 07042
United States