Gardener/Horticulturist for Landscape Company


Roots Landscape, Inc.
914 Baltimore Pike
Glen Milla, PA 19342
United States

Industry
Landscape
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Pay
From $18.00 To $25.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description

ROOTS FINE GARDENING

Gardener

Reports to Fine Gardening Manager

The Roots Fine Gardening Gardener is responsible for the professional care and management of residential and commercial gardens. Understands seasonal changes in the garden and cultural requirements of the plants. The position offered is seasonal full-time, Monday –Friday along with competitive wages and benefits.

PEOPLE

· Strong oral and written communication skills and a professional demeanor and attitude with the client

· Team work with an assistant and other horticulturists and managers to foster a positive work environment

PROCESS

· Plan ahead for the daily and weekly schedule

· Good follow through and completion of all tasks in a timely and detailed manner

· Creative design aesthetic for seasonal container plantings

· Perform all garden maintenance tasks including weeding, deadheading, appropriate planting, transplanting and pruning techniques; able to identify disease and monitor plant health. Critical eye for detail.

· Keeps timely and accurate records including work performed and inventory.

PRODUCT

· Provide an excellent standard of service to our clients

· Always leave a clean, well maintained client-ready outdoor space

REQUIREMENTS

· A valid driver's licenses with a clean driving record a plus, with reliable transportation to work.

· Ability to stand, walk, kneel, bend, and lift at least 50 pounds.

· Willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions.

· Excellent understanding of plant care and plant identification

· A minimum of four years’ experience in the green industry is preferred, not necessary.
 
Position available immediately 

Health/Dental/Vision and Simple IRA Retirement plan options included.

 
 
 
 
 

 

Job Requirements
The Roots Fine Gardening Horticulturist is responsible for the professional care and management of residential and commercial gardens. Understands seasonal changes in the garden and cultural requirements of the plants. The position offered is seasonal full-time, Monday –Friday along with competitive wages and benefits.