Garden Team Leader

Location: Atlanta , GA
Deadline: August 1, 2014

Position Available:


About Planters:

Planters is an end-to-end landscape architecture and garden design firm in Atlanta, GA with a focus on high-end residential properties. In the Garden Division we install and maintain very detailed and horticulturally intense gardens in a variety of styles, themes, palettes and microclimates.

Job Description:

We are seeking a motivated self starter to join our team. As a Garden Team Leader you will be responsible for managing and maintaining high-end residential properties. This includes designing small garden spaces and pots, installing plant material, deadheading and grooming perennials and annuals, hand-pruning specialty shrubs, fertilizing, adjusting irrigation, and identifying and treating pests/diseases. Additionally you will supervise one to two Gardeners who will assist you in completing the above tasks.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in horticulture or related field

  • 2-3 years of experience in the Green Industry

  • Must be organized, a good communicator, and a leader

  • Understanding of proper horticulture methods for planting, pruning, etc.

  • Good time management skills/capable of meeting deadlines

  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic

  • Ability to work on a team and follow direction

  • A clean driving record and reliable transportation to work

    General Information:

  • Planters is a Drug-Free Workplace so job applicant will need to pass a drug-test prior to employment

  • 401K, health/dental insurance, and paid vacation/sick time offered

  • Compensation is an hourly rate based on experience and education

Contact Information

For more information on this position please contact Renee Logan at and visit our website at