Business / Organization Name: 
Merrifield Garden and Design
Contact Person: 
Katie Merrifield
Phone Number: 
617-913-0628
City: 
Natick
State: 
MA
Zip Code: 
01760
Job Title: 
Plant Health Care Technician - Lead Landscaper
Job Type: 
Plant Care, Landscaping, Gardening, Installation
Job Description: 
Plant Health Care Technician - Lead Landscaper We are a professional garden maintenance and installation company with a growing Plant Health Care division. We're seeking a landscape professional with prior experience in plant health care (or an interest in learning) to add to our team and participate in all areas of our program's growth. -Sales -Estimating -Pest and disease monitoring -Applying treatments -Record keeping -Ordering and managing products, etc. This position also participates on our landscape installation and maintenance jobs - a great balance between solo plant health care work and team oriented landscape work. This truly is a position for someone looking to take on a significant role in a company that offers day to day variety, a positive and forward thinking company culture, and career growth.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Aboriculture
Landscape Contracting
Plant and Soil Sciences
Sustainable Food and Farming
Sustainable Horticulture
Turfgrass Management
Application Deadline: 
Monday, December 31, 2018
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
Please respond with a detailed email regarding your experience (resumes preferred). We are interested in speaking with people of all skill levels.
Minimum Qualifications: 
For our Plant Health Care role the ideal candidate will have prior experience making plant health care and pesticide treatments for an organic based program; plant ID skills; current Pesticide License preferred; basic mechanical skills to operate a plant health care tank; a valid driver's license; ability to work independently and be self motivated. Both the Plant Health Care role and the Landscape position require the candidate to be in proper physical condition to perform often labor intensive outdoor work; strong customer service skills; a positive attitude and professional demeanor; and a passion for working in the green industry.
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
We offer highly competitive wages dependent on experience; partial health; retirement; educational stipend; paid vacation/holiday/training.