Groundskeeper

THE POSITION

The Groundskeeper will perform year-round landscape maintenance weeding, raking, pruning, deadheading, etc. We practice ecological methods without the use of toxic chemicals.

PERSONAL QUALITIES

  • Love working outdoors with plants
  • Proactive, can-do attitude
  • Cooperative, flexible and patient

REQUIRED ABILITIES & EXPERIENCE:

  • 1 year garden maintenance experience
  • Punctual & reliable with good time management skills
  • Detail-oriented, and able to follow directions
  • Able to lift 50 pounds
  • Be able/willing to work in a variety of extreme weather conditions
  • High school diploma
  • Must be able to receive and send texts and occasional emails
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Must pass a background check

DESIRED ABILITIES & EXPERIENCE:

  • 1 year horticulture, gardening, landscaping or nursery experience
  • Horticultural education or landscaping certification
  • Irrigation experience

DAYS/ HOURS: 2 mornings per week, 8:00am-Noon. 

COMPENSATION: $20-25 / hour to start, depending upon experience.

BENEFITS

• Paid holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years, Labor Day, July 4th and Memorial Day, when they fall on work days

• 2 days paid sick leave per year

To apply, email: farmwildculture@gmail.com with the subject line: GROUNDSKEEPER explaining why you are a good fit for the position, and include a resume detailing your relevant experience, plus three work references. Include your cell phone number and personal email address.