A prominent estate on the Gold Coast of Long Island is looking for a passionate horticulturist to assist with the care and development of its unique grounds. The 5-acre organic property includes extensive perennial and shrub borders, woodland garden, knot garden, vegetable and cut flower garden, numerous seasonal container displays, greenhouses, koi ponds and water features. Additionally, the waterfront property is home to many birds including peacocks, chickens, pheasants, and guinea hens.
The ideal candidate will have a genuine interest in gardens and the natural world. The available position is suited for individual with 2-5 years of experience working in gardens, private or public, who is looking for an engaging and unique garden to call home. You will work together with the existing team of groundskeepers to maintain the property and report directly to the Estate Manager and Owners. This is a full-time, year-round position that includes benefits.