Horticulturist Positions

Location: Fairfield, CT
Deadline: May 31, 2017

Horticulturalist 

Job Description 

➢ We are looking for a self motivated individual who is seeking a profession in Landscape Design or Horticultural 

➢ Selects, propagates, and grows plant materials for ornamental use on and around the golf course, clubhouse, and other buildings 

➢ Designs flower beds and cultivates shrubs and flowers 

➢ Trims and prunes hedges and shrubbery 

➢ Works with groundskeepers in routine maintenance of ornamental plantings 

➢ Manage fertilizer program 

➢ Responsible for the departments operational budgets, budget monitoring, strategic planning, and any horticultural capital projects as needed 

➢ Able to identify plant diseases or agronomic issues affecting ornamentals, trees, perennials and give recommend corrective measures 

➢ Possession of a valid driver’s license 

 

Seasonal Position 

Pay: Compensation depending on experience, housing available 

Education: Horticulture Degree, but not required 

 

Contact: 

Golf Course Superintendent 

Jason Meersman 

Jmeersman@thepattersonclub.com  

Title email: Horticulturalist