Horticulture Crew Member

Washington County, MN
Part-time

Landscape Renovations is an established, award winning landscape design/build and landscape management company. We are looking for a dependable and energetic full time seasonal crew member for our growing Horticulture Management Department.

Start Date: Paid training begins around April 23, 2018.

End Date: Approximately December 1, 2018. Job availability for winter is optional and can be discussed throughout the year.

Starting Pay: $14.00 – $15.00 /hr DOQ

Responsibilities AND Duties:

  • Cares for ornamental plants by deadheading, weeding, trimming and pruning.
  • Requires working with the Horticulture Management crew as well as helping with small landscape/garden installations
  • Installs floral displays in outdoor settings by following duties as directed by supervisory personnel.
  • Transplants plants from garden beds into other areas of the client’s garden.
  • Maintains and repairs gardening hand tools and equipment.
  • May mow lawns, prune trees, shear evergreens and perform other duties under professional supervision of the Horticulture Management Coordinator.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, with some training in Horticulture either by school or work experience.
  • Ability to lift 40 – 50lbs. and work in all inclement weather conditions.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with a safe driving record.
  • Safely operate landscape equipment such as backpack blowers, hedge trimmers, mowers and other necessary equipment.
  • Be prepared and willing to work in any climate (Rain, heat, cold, snow, you never know – it is Minnesota!)