Landscape/Plant Science Jobs


Landscape/Plant Science

Natural Landscape
Dedham, MA 

Is in need of Part-Time and Weekend help. Involves wearing 25 LB backpack blower for 7+ hrs/day, pulling tarps of leaves, using leaf loader (vacuum). We have all new equipment, experienced Foremen and are fully insured.

* Fall cleanups from Nov. 1 Thru mid December, as work is finished. 

Part time and weekend help doing Spring cleanups and mulching.

ALSO AVAILABLE: Spring 2018 Positions

No experience necessary, but must be able to work at very fast pace, very physical job.
Pay starts at $11-12/HR, more for highly experienced or motivated individuals.

applicants may email 
john@naturallandscapeservice.com 
for more 
details

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Normandy Farms
Foxboro, MA

27-30 hours per week + 1 weekend day after Memorial Day.
Duties include: planting/grooming annuals, perennials, designing, maintenance, mulching, edging, weeding - no lawn mowing.
Go to website for application. Interviews being conducted in March.

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Bittersweet Gardens

Kingston, MA
Co-op Opportunity &
Summer work
Bittersweet Gardens provides "seed to vase" flowers for approximately 30 weddings per year in the Boston/Cape/RI area.  We would do everything from working in the greenhouse, seeding flowers, propagating certain plants, to planting outside, and potentially making floral arrangements based on the schedule.  (Our first wedding is not until May, however.)  

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Landscape Construction Laborer

Landscape Maintenance

Seoane Landscape Design is a leader in landscape design-build construction for 45 years. We’re looking for hard working, passionate and driven people to work with us to construct beautiful landscapes this spring, summer and fall. We have all phases of landscape construction including but not limited to: site work, masonry and planting. This would be a great opportunity to work and learn from the best and most talented tradesmen in the industry.

Applications must be submitted by March 15, 2018

Website:   www.SeoaneLandscape.com

Houzz Page:  https://www.houzz.com/pro/seoanelandscapedesign

Contact:   Brycew White    bryce@seoanelandscape.com

Application Requirements:    Cover Letter & Resume

Qualifications:   1 year landscape experience

Wage:   Competitive wages depending on experience

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Sports Turf Specialties, Inc. located in Wrentham, MA is seeking motivated individuals to join our growing team! Established in 2000, STS has designed, installed, and maintained high quality natural grass athletic fields throughout the Northeast. Current positions available listed below.

Title:

Equipment Mechanic/Operator

Description:

This position will be responsible for the day to day maintenance of the fleet equipment. Preventative maintenance, minor repairs to Class A trucks, forklifts, tractors and turf equipment. This position will keep logs of equipment maintenance and schedule and perform all maintenance on all grounds equipment including daily inspections, greasing, and adjusting. Sports Turf Specialties offers competitive pay, benefits package, 401K, and vacation time. There is a potential of growth in the Company.

Required Experience:

Candidate must have previous mechanic experience on grounds equipment. Candidate must have previous Diesel engine experience. Candidate must be familiar with all types of electrical and hydraulic systems. Candidate must have a strong working knowledge of turf tractors and skid steers. Candidate must obtain a DOT physical prior to the start date. Candidate must be able to lift 50 pounds Candidate must be willing to work as a team and as a solo individual. Candidate must be attentive and reliable, work extended hours, and sometimes weekends. Candidate must be diligent, have a strong work ethic, willing to learn, and polite/effective in communicating. Candidate must be organized, efficient, and detail oriented. Candidate must be able to keep organized records and logs of all work performed. Candidate must have reliable transportation.

Compensation: Dependent on experience. Start Date: TBD

Please send resume.

Job Type: Full-time

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Sports Turf Specialties, Inc. located in Wrentham, MA is seeking motivated individuals to join our growing team! Established in 2000, STS has designed, installed and maintained high quality natural grass athletic fields throughout the Northeast. Current position available listed below:

Title:

Sports Field Construction/Maintenance Laborer/Operator

Description:

This position will work on various athletic fields throughout the Northeast region of the United States, including professional, collegiate, private school, and municipalities. This position consists of physical labor and basic operating skills. This position includes but is not limited to equipment operation, laser grading, amending soils, installation of turfgrass, topdressing, seeding, and minor irrigation repair. Winter work may include snow removal. Sports Turf Specialties offers competitive pay, benefits package, 401K, and vacation time.

Required Experience:

  • Candidate must have previous experience in turf-grass, landscape, or related field and equipment operation experience (1+ years)
  • Candidate must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Candidate must obtain a DOT Medical Card prior to start date.
  • Candidate must obtain a Commercial Drivers License (CDL) Class A with Air Brakes Endorsement within 6 months of start date.
  • Candidate must obtain Hoisting Engineers License Class 1C/2A within 3 months of start date.
  • Candidate must have a good driving record and be able to pass a drug test.
  • Candidate must be able to lift 50 pounds and willing to perform manual labor.
  • Candidate must be willing to work as part of a team and also individually.
  • Candidate must be attentive and reliable, willing to travel throughout New England, work in all weather conditions, work extended hours, and sometimes weekends.
  • Candidate must be diligent, have a strong work ethic, willing to learn, follow instructions, and be polite/effective in communicating with clientele.
  • Candidate must have reliable transportation.

Compensation: Based on Experience.                                Start Date:  TBD

Job Type: Full-time

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FRESH BOX FARMS

Millis, MA

Co-op Opportunity & 

Summer work
Fresh Box Farms, a local hydroponics grower, is looking for help! They are offering co-op opportunities as well as needing summer help. Those interested should send an email to: lconley@freshboxfarms.com


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Gardening/Landscaping Help Wanted

Rehl Gardens, one of MetroWest Boston’s leading Fine Gardening companies is looking for summer help in managing beautiful gardens.

You will work with supervisors and staff to learn all aspects of commercial gardening.  Training is provided.  The work includes planting, weeding, mulching and pruning.  This is a great opportunity to develop references for college admissions and for your future job search.  You will also learn important life skills including; teamwork, leadership skills and responsibility.

Access to a vehicle is required and you must be willing to drive from your home to client locations in other towns (Wellesley, Weston, Newton and many others) to work. You do not need to travel to our headquarters in Natick or our shop in Holliston every day. Good physical condition and the ability to work in all kinds of weather are also required.  

If you are interested in this opportunity please contact Chris Rehl at jobs@rehlgardens.com

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The Home Depot in Norwood

You must be 18 or soon to be 18 yrs old to apply

Hiring for all departments and shifts!!  Looking to hire 50-70 people.
Apply online at www.homedepot.com and select Norwood Store. Other Home Depot locations are also hiring for the spring/summer season.

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DeZine Land
West Bridgewater

A full service landscape / construction company is seeking a couple of motivated individuals with a solid foundation in basic landscape and willingness to learn to new things including hardscape, construction, design, arbor, gardening, and wetlands. We use a variety of equipment from simple mowers to bobcats, backhoes and large dump trucks. We are looking for individuals that can bring ideas and skills to the table along with the motivation to advance those skills within our company.  We encourage growth and salary  compensation through training and licenses acquired. Candidates need to be punctual, knowledgeable in basic landscape, show initiative, and take pride in their work. Compensation: starting wage based on general knowledge, licences obtained, paid vacation, holidays and uniforms.  Interested candidates can email their resume to Dezineland3@aol.com

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Position: Landscape Construction & Fine Gardener Intern

Estate Gardeners is a small company which specializes in landscape design, installation, and stewardship and caters to the high-end residential market. We are known for our broad expertise, a high quality of service, and the attention to detail that we bring to every project. We work closely with our clients to develop the best landscape solution for each individual property and lifestyle. We have a strong affinity towards a natural planting style in which we incorporate native plants and materials to create sustainable pocket habitats. In our work, we carefully blend aesthetics, sustainability, and functionality of the landscape through our innovative designs and sound horticultural practices.

We rely on our talented, conscientious, and dedicated staff to realize the company goal of providing superior horticultural services. An equal opportunity employer, Estate Gardeners is looking for people who are passionate about horticulture to work in an environment that promotes learning. While we are an enjoyable company to work for and we understand families often take summer vacations, we require employees to commit to being in the field for a significant portion of the summer. Accepting applications now for positions starting in the Spring of 2018.

Responsibilities:

-            Work collaboratively, efficiently, and safely with an experienced supervisor.

-            Participate in all phases of landscape installation, including, but not limited to, plant layout and installation, grading, and drainage.

-            Take part in all phases of hardscape construction such as excavation, base construction, and stone work.

-            Take an active role in landscape maintenance duties (except mowing) such as, but not limited to, small tree and shrub pruning, creating seasonal container displays, and caring for a wide variety of gardens.

Requirements:

-            Excellent communication skills, a strong work ethic, and the ability to self-motivate. 

-            Ability to think on your feet with an interest and desire to continue learning.

-            Be in sufficient physical condition to perform intensive tasks as part of this position.

-            Efficient time management skills.

-            Enjoy working outdoors and creating beautiful environments.

-            Legally authorized to work in the US.

-            Possess a basic knowledge of plant identification and cultural requirements.

-            Be able to interact comfortably with clients in a professional manner.

Compensation: Competitive pay based on industry-wide standards and commensurate with skills and experience.  

To Apply: Email us directly at egardeners@aol.com with your resume and a cover letter telling us how working at Estate Gardeners will fit into your future. 

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YUKON LANDSCAPING, INC.

                  P.O.  BOX  230   RAYNHAM,  MA.  02767

                  (P)  508 824 8916      (F)  508 824 0348

JOB OPPORTUNITIES                                    BENEFITS
  1. Landscape Construction                               1. Top Pay
  2. Landscape Maintenance                               2. Paid Holidays
  3. Fertilizer Applicators                                     3. Simple IRA
  4. Brick and Stone workers                              4. Health Insurance
  5. Irrigation Technicians                                    5. Professional Licenses

Please Call or email us ASAP to set up an interview and join our team

CONTACT INFO        ken@yukonlandscaping.com

(508) 824 8916              tholton@yukonlandscaping.com

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