HEAD GARDENER

Binkley Horticultural Services, Inc. is looking for an individual that is self-motivated, enthusiastic, organized, attentive to details, able to manage time effectively, and perform tasks without close supervision.

Core Capabilities:

  • Customer-focused
  • Detail-oriented
  • Effective communication skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Dependability

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Must be able to perform a wide range of Professional Gardening Techniques and Duties including but not limited to:

  • Planting & transplanting of woody and herbaceous plants
  • Pruning and a willingness to learn proper pruning techniques
  • Hand Edging of Garden Beds
  • Detailed grooming of plants
  • Weeding of gardens beds
  • Mulching of garden beds
  • Maintain and care for tools, equipment, and vehicles
  • Transporting of materials & debris
  • Maintain records of client properties and daily duties performed
  • Supervision of crew (1-3 people)
  • Cooperate with other gardeners
  • Ability to communicate with co-workers and clients
  • Carry and use a Smartphone or data-enabled device for communication and reporting

Qualifications & Skills

  • Practical horticultural experience
  • Knowledge of plant material
  • Ability to safely operate equipment (leaf blower, chainsaw, leaf shredder)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license & a clean driving record
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability and willingness to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability and willingness to work weekends as needed

Work Time:

Full Time, Seasonal/Hourly/ Annually Reoccurring

March 1- December 31

Monday – Friday, Saturdays optional

Pay Rate:

Based on experience

Send Resumes to:

Erica Boston, owner

binkleyhort@hotmail.com