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Fine Gardening Team Leader

Kingston, Full-Time

Fine Gardening Team Leader

Wentworth Landscapes serves its clients and community through designing, building and maintaining exceptional landscapes that lead them to live healthier lives outside. We’ve built an amazing team with a shared vision and purpose, and are looking for others to join our team. If you feel energized by a career that serves others through this meaningful work, we’d love to discuss the prospects of doing so with our team. We’re based in Eastern Ontario, serving the Cobourg/Port Hope, Prince Edward County, Belleville, and Kingston communities.

Full-time seasonal position $30,000.00 to $40,000.00 per Season Apr-Dec (depending upon experience)

The Fine Gardening Team Leader is responsible for ensuring the horticultural health of all gardens on the property, that maintenance visits are performed in the required hours and all gardens are growing in health, not just maintaining the current state. Fine gardening Team Leaders are also required to manage and coach their crews, coordinating all aspects of the property management and developing their team skills.

Fine Gardening Team Leader

  • Min. 2 years experience in horticulture techniques or as a professional gardener.
  • A valid G drivers license is mandatory
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Work with minimal supervision and possesses the ability to motivate others
  • Attention to detail, great record keeping, excellent time management skills
  • Manage multiple projects and effectively meet deadlines
  • Ability to review and coordinate upcoming properties to be maintained and developing the most efficient schedule to complete services.
  • Instruct and supervise the maintenance of projects.
  • Thorough knowledge of plant health and care of shrubs, grasses, perennials, trees and other plant materials. Experience in fine gardening and horticulture.
  • Ability to lift heavy loads and work in difficult weather conditions

We offer excellent wages and benefits, an amazing training program, challenging and unique projects, an exceptional team environment, and work/life balance. If you would like to discuss your qualifications and alignment with our team and mission, please contact:

Andrew Wentworth, Landscape Management Department Head andrew@wentworthlandscapes.com

Posted on: 2020-03-05

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How to apply for this position

If you think you would be a good fit for this position, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resumé and cover letter to: careers@wentworthlandscapes.com

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