Lead Gardener:

April 1st-November 15th

Earth Kind Gardens is looking for a motivated individual to help lead our maintenance and landscaping crews.  This is a fulltime field position, with the opportunity for advancement.


The position requires at least one year of relevant leadership experience, and 2-3 years of field experience.  The ability to follow instructions and manage a team to complete the specified tasks in the time allotted.  MNLA certification is a plus. Possess or is willing to obtain a Minnesota Pesticide Applicators License. The skill and ability to work in inclement weather conditions is a must as well as having a clean driving record.

General Description

General maintenance tasks include; pruning, weeding, caring for seasonal containers, dead-heading, planting annual flowers, perennials, small trees and shrubs, mulching, watering, and completing other miscellaneous landscape tasks. 

Preference will be given to individuals that have garden and container design experience, and working knowledge of herbaceous and small woody plants.

Successful candidates will have these skills and/or the willingness and eagerness to learn them. The individual should have a positive attitude, be a self-starter, and be comfortable driving trucks and operating small power equipment.

Wage: $13-18.00/hour on a 40 hour work week; DOQ. Advancement opportunities available.

Apply For Position

Personal Information
First Name
Last Name
Home Address
Home Phone
Cell Phone
Email Address
Are you 18 years or older? Yes
Do you have a valid drivers license? Yes
Are you prevented lawfully from becoming employed in this country because of a Visa or immigration status? Yes

Employment Desired
Desired Salary
Date you can start
End date
Are you employed now?Yes
If Yes by whom, in what position, and why are you interested in leaving?
Are you currently in school? Yes
School Major
Grad. Date
Why are you interested in working for Earth Kind Garden Design?
Why should we be interested in working with you?
Are you able to work regular hours typically starting at 8:00 am finishing at 5:30 pm? Yes
(Summer hours may be changed to start at 7:30 am because of earlier sunrise, longer daylight)
Are you willing and able to work overtime if necessary to complete a job (with overtime pay - 1 1/2 regular rate) starting after 45 hours in a week? Yes
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