Hiring now for Spring 2016 – Lead Landscape Gardener
Peterson Lawn Services is looking for a Lead Landscape Gardener. This is a management position that will require some physical labor as well as meeting with potential clients, bidding landscape projects and taking those projects from start to finish. We are looking for a highly motivated self-starter with a great attention to detail and a high standard for excellence. This position requires someone who is very personable and confident and can converse easily with clients.
The successful candidate will have experience in providing acurate estimates for regular garden maintenace services as well as for mulch refreshing and other small soft scapes landscape jobs. The Lead Landscape Gardener will be responsible for overseeing the training of new crew members in landscaping practices and set the standard for excellence. Regular tasks for the landscape crew will include but not be limited to: Designing new garden areas, garden updates, annual pot designs and winter container displays. Skills the Lead Landscape Gardener should have are: weeding, trimming, mulching, deadheading, transplanting, planting shrubs/small trees, brush clearing, edging, garden installation and buck thorn removal. A degree in horticulture or related field is preferred, but not required. A love of the outdoors is a must.
Peterson Lawn Services is a full service lawn care company in Hopkins, MN. For more than 15 years, Peterson Lawn has provided weekly service to residential and commercial properties in Minnetonka, Eden Prairie, Edina and the surrounding areas. We offer mowing, fertilization, weed spraying, bush trimming and landscape work.
At Peterson Lawn, we understand the importance of having a yard with lush, green grass that is neatly trimmed. That is why we hire experienced lawn crews who love what they do, and are dedicated to making your yard look the way you want it to.
Submit your application at: https://hiring.accolo.com/jobs/Hopkins/Minnesota/Lead_Landscape_Gardener_-_FT_Seasonal/394081994/job.htm#sthash.NRygGs1I.dpuf