The leader is responsible for delegating assignments to the assistant gardeners and working with them. He/she is in charge of completing the work in the time allotted for the property. The leader ensures that each day the team has the necessary equipment and products to take care of the gardens.
This position requires an extensive knowledge of plant care and best gardening practices and shrub pruning.The ability to work long hours in high heat and humidity and to lift at least 50 lbs is essential.
The gardening crew leader reports to the assistant manager and the company designers. The position is a full time, seasonal job that usually runs from mid March to early December. We operate 10 hour days during peak season.