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 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.