Garden Team Leader
Location: Atlanta , GA
Deadline: August 1, 2014
GARDEN TEAM LEADER
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.
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.
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
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
For more information on this position please contact Renee Logan at firstname.lastname@example.org and visit our website at www.plantersgarden.com.