CREW SUPERVISOR

We are currently accepting resumes for a Crew Supervisor. If you meet the below requirements, please send your resume and
references to: renee@eclld.com.

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing/supervising/working with a crew of up to six people;
  • General gardening and maintenance – you will be the plant expert on a crew performing regular maintenance visits, as well as more complex install/design jobs;
  • Develop and maintain client relationships through face to face meetings with each customer contact at every visit. You will represent our company at each visit;
  • Maintain a professional respectful attitude at all times;
  • A highly detailed work ethic.

Qualifications:

  • A passion for gardening and a good sense of humor!
  • 3 years+ experience in urban gardening;
  • Horticulture Degree or related field;
  • Extensive perennial gardening experience;
  • Masterful knowledge of NYC plant material, gardening, and plant care (fertilizing, soil preparation, planting, pruning, irrigation/watering, lighting etc);
  • Flexible and able to adjust to the varying daily changes;
  • Design seasonal plantings creative eye a plus;
  • Detail oriented;
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal;
  • Excellent leadership skills – great at motivating and keeping a positive attitude;
  • Excellent service skills – courteous, friendly and approachable;
  • Ability to work independently, as well as, part of a team;
  • Experience purchasing plant material from nurseries a plus;
  • Physically fit: must be able to lift at least 30lbs on regular basis;
  • Drip Irrigation & Outdoor Lighting experience a plus;
  • Licensed Pesticide Certificate holder from NYSDEC a major plus.

Compensation & Benefits: Pay is dependent on experience. Benefits include health care, dental, and retirement plan.