Small business specializing in maintaining and beautifying landscapes of residential and commercial clients in search of passionate, motivated plant people to join our team. This is a rewarding job where you can enjoy nature, and fresh air every day. We are growing-Come grow with us!!
Must enjoy outdoor physical work-in all kinds of weather April thru October. Reliable vehicle, clean driving record and cell phone required. Ability to lift 30-40 lbs regularly and able to stand or kneel for extended periods of time. General tasks of the Landscape Gardener includes: Hand weeding landscape beds, deadheading annuals and perennials, planting perennials and shrubs, watering, mulching, pruning, digging raking, moving materials with wheelbarrows, and many other tasks involved in maintaining and beautifying client properties.
Some Landscaping or gardening, or agriculture experience is required. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of herbaceous and woody plants including ability to identify perennials vs. weeds, some plant care knowledge, and basic concepts of landscape design. Any experience operating small power equipment such as weed trimmer, blowers, lawn mowers is a plus. All new hires are trained on the job-and work alongside a crew leader/team member until comfortable with tasks and expectations.
Successful Candidates will be: Punctual and reliable, motivated self starters who enjoy working outdoors and have a eye for detail. Good time management skills and ability to follow instructions is key. Work schedule is fast paced and very busy due to the short work season. Our goal is to provide the highest quality work at a productive and efficient pace to provide the most value to our clients. Each employee has an opportunity to take ownership of the tasks they complete-and take pride in a job well done. This can be hard work but also very rewarding work-as the results are immediate and beautiful! Must have a positive attitude, willing to learn, and have good communication skills. We encourage a casual, social team atmosphere where its ok to have fun and laugh at work!
Position is part time April-October. Schedule is flexible. Veterans, Horticulture students, MNLA Members, worker bees, and passionate plant people encouraged to apply. Come "Grow" with us!!
Check out Common Ground Gardens LLC (River Falls WI) on Facebook. There is a link to apply on that FB page-or email me for more information.
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