Family Seeks Gardener - Martha's Vineyard


Baobob Assoc.
Edgartown , MA 02539
United States

Industry
Horticulture
Application Closing Date
7/31/2020
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Pay
From $25 To $45.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

 

Private family seeks a gardener to care for a residential pond front property (9 acres) on Martha’s Vineyard (Massachusetts) full time three seasons per year, and part time in the winter, year round. Looking for an intelligent, motivated individual with a college degree, preferably in botany or horticulture and good working knowledge of local plant material. Person must be efficient and willing to do maintenance work him or herself, with the exception of bringing in subs for larger projects or specialty issues. You will be responsible for helping craft a naturalized vision for the property which includes planting and caring for a small organic vegetable and fruit garden, a meadow, forested and wetland areas and an annual creative project. Compensation starts at 25 dollars per hour and will include a year end bonus, travel stipend and contribution toward health insurance and meals. Candidate must agree to a thorough background check, signing a non-disclosure agreement and a reasonable probationary period. Please provide a cover letter with CV and current references to: MVgardenerposition@gmail.com

Job Requirements
See above