We are a small company that maintains high-end gThey will also be able to take instruction from the Head Gardener and will be open to suggestions for improvement, will be a good listener, a good communicator, and most importantly, willing to get their hands dirty. The ideal candidate will be required perform garden maintenance tasks such as pruning, weeding, pest identification and maintenance, lawn care and mowing, mulch application, small garden installation, small water feature maintenance, irrigation monitoring, and other tasks related to fine residential estates and gardens. Under direct supervision of the Head Gardener, the Gardener will provide care for 30+ gardens which includes understanding the plant palette installed, the microclimates for each garden, and the specific requirements for each client. The job requires direct interface with clients and/or Landscape Architects to assess the clients’ needs and to keep them up to date on any work that is proceeding in their garden. The ideal applicant will have experience installing new gardens, seasonal annuals, and conardens in the Washington DC metropolitan area. The ideal candidate will be flexible, creative, trustworthy and confident in their ability to perform technical gardening tasks. tainer plantings.