Landscape Crew Member

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • New York, NY
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: USD$ 50000

Website Town & Gardens, Ltd.

Town & Gardens is a dynamic high-end landscape design/build firm in NYC. Our national award-winning firm is looking for an experienced, motivated, and responsible landscape crew member/gardener. The ideal candidate would be able to use their knowledge to assess conditions and execute needed tasks on a diverse range of residential and commercial sites in the city.Responsibilities:Work on site to install and maintain plantings, including annuals, perennials, woody ornamentals, trees & shrubsDocument site visits with reports and photographs as neededServe as quality control to troubleshoot, diagnose, and solve field issuesRead, interpret, and execute plans and design drawings as connection between client and PMs/DesignersComplete all job-related paperwork, including keeping accurate notes regarding labor hours and materials.Keep and maintain all tools and material needed to complete daily tasksOther related duties as requiredQualifications:Relevant experience in plant management, garden maintenance & installation.In-depth knowledge of plant science, identification, and management; local plants, interpreting plans, landscape maintenance and installation techniquesPractical knowledge of specific techniques: transplanting, deadheading, shearing, pruning, etc.Knowledge of low-voltage lighting and drip irrigation preferredDegree or certificate in Horticulture or related field preferredMust be able to lift 50lbs and work outdoors in all weather conditions.Valid driver’s license preferredWe offer a competitive salary, benefits, and paid vacation.Town and Gardens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplaceJob Type: Full-timePay: $35,000.00 – $50,000.00 per yearBenefits:401(k)401(k) matchingDental insuranceDisability insuranceEmployee discountHealth insuranceLife insurancePaid time offParental leaveTuition reimbursementVision insuranceSchedule:8 hour shiftMonday to FridayOvertimeExperience:Horticulture: 1 year (Preferred)Gardening: 1 year (Preferred)License/Certification:Driver’s License (Preferred)Work Location:Multiple locationsThis Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:Dependable — more reliable than spontaneousPeople-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projectsAdaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in directionDetail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger pictureAchievement-oriented — enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might failAutonomous/Independent — enjoys working with little directionInnovative — prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativityHigh stress tolerance — thrives in a high-pressure environmentCompany’s website:www.townandgardens.comBenefit Conditions:Waiting period may applyOnly full-time employees eligibleWork Remotely:NoCOVID-19 Precaution(s):Remote interview processPersonal protective equipment provided or requiredTemperature screeningsSocial distancing guidelines in placeVirtual meetingsSanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in placeShow more