Business / Organization Name:
111 West 19th Street, 8th fl.
Gardener for private family
Private family seeks a gardener to care for a residential pond front property (9 acres) on Martha’s Vineyard (Massachusetts) full time three seasons per year, and part time in the winter, year round. Looking for an intelligent, motivated individual with a college degree, preferably in botany or horticulture and good working knowledge of local plant material. Person must be efficient and willing to do maintenance work him or herself, with the exception of bringing in subs for larger projects or specialty issues. You will be responsible for helping craft a naturalized vision for the property which includes planting and caring for a small organic vegetable and fruit garden, a meadow, forested and wetland areas and an annual creative project. Compensation starts at 25 dollars per hour and will include a year end bonus, travel stipend and contribution toward health insurance. Candidate must agree to a thorough background check, signing a non-disclosure agreement and a reasonable probationary period. Please provide a cover letter with CV and current references to: MVgardenerposition@gmail.com
Plant and Soil Sciences
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.):
Resume and cover letter please
Horticulture and/or botany background, knowledge of New England plants and trees. Preferably a min of 2 yrs of college. I need a hard working, honest and creative person.
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description:
25/hr to start plus travel stipend, year end bonus, contribution to health insurance, paid personal days and holidays. 40 hrs/wk Mar.- Nov., 20 hrs /wk during the winter (Dec. -Feb.). Looking for someone who wants a long term position if the fit is right.