Landscape/Plant Science Jobs


Grounds Crew for Brockton Rox
Campanelli Stadium - Brockton

 

Operations manager is seeking 2-3 motivated and hard working students
to join their grounds crew ASAP.  Please contact
Operations Manager - Tom Tracey
ttracey@brocktonrox.com or 508-559-7011
If Tom not available, please ask for Todd Marlin, Team Manager.

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Ed Gardiner Landscaping, Inc.
 Norwood, MA (781) 724-5733 edgardiner@verizon.net

Seeking enthusiastic individuals for full-time or part-time employment. Opportunities are available for all levels of experience. We are a small, full-service landscaping company entering our 20th season. We serve mostly residential clients in Dedham, Westwood and Dover. We offer landscape maintenance (cleanups, mulching, mowing, shrub and tree pruning), landscape installations and renovations (including planting and occasional hardscapes) and snowplowing/shoveling. Pay starts at $17/hr. Will pay more for motivated, reliable, productive individuals and $20/hr + for someone capable of driving my trucks and trailers. Pay for snowplowing depends on experience, but generally is $40+; shoveling is $25/hr

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FORSBERG LANDSCAPING
Walpole


HIRING IMMEDIATELY
Position: Mower
Salary: Starting @ $16-$20 hr
dependent upon experience and ability

Requirements:

-Drivers license with clean record
-Experience driving dump truck with attached trailer
-Operate commercial mower and tools
-Reliable, hard working and in good physical condition to work and lift 40 lbs
-Lead weekly mowing & maintenance route

contact Mark @ 508 400-4221 and email resume to forsberglandscaping@gmail.com

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Needed: Tree Work & Landscaping Help in Avon

Nature of Work:
 Cut trees & branches
 Prune hedges
 Edge around beds
 Mulch
 Repair chain link fence

Plenty of work available for hard-working, responsible talent. Looking to complete work ASAP.
Please respond with
name, phone number, and best time for me to call
to discuss which jobs you are
interested in.
Or, call Sherry at (508) 965-8090.


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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PRIVATE RESIDENCE DOVER/WESTWOOD LINE:
Looking for motivated student to assist local homeowner with DIY yard projects this summer.  Projects to consist of making flower beds and cleaning up existing ones, landscape design and implementing design. Possibility of a small hardscape with patio & deck. Hourly rate TBD based on knowledge. Interested candidates should contact Mr. Aaron Wilkes 413-695-3480 or aarontwilkes@gmail.com


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FLORAL CLERK
BIG-Y in Franklin, MA

Exceed customer's expectations by preparing fresh quality product while providing World Class customer service. Our Floral Clerk is responsible for supporting the produce and floral areas.
For full job description and to apply please visit 
www.bigy.com/careers and choose the Franklin location.

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BRANCHING OUT
Olmstead Center for Landscaping Preservation
Charlestown Navy Yard
Boston

Is excited to announce position openings as Field Members and Field Leaders.  

Our applications are available online via our website at www.npsbranchingout.com/apply   
Apply now through Friday, April 20.
We look forward to working with young people ages 15-24 and providing a unique summer work opportunity! Paying $15/hour!!!


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HARRIS & COMPANY LANDSCAPE
DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION
Bellingham

WE ARE HIRING!

Harris & Company Landscape Design and Construction is seeking highly motivated individuals looking for a fast paced, team environment. Based in Bellingham, Ma, we cover most of eastern Massachusetts. Openings include crew members, foreman, mason. Benefits include 50% paid health insurance , IRA with 3% company match, paid vacations, quarterly profit sharing. All equipment and vehicles are well maintained and newer. Optional winter work available. Be a part of a successful, great team environment and grow with us! 
Visit http://harrislandscapes.com/career/ for more information.

Interested candidates please send your resume to:
josh@harrislandscapes.com

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 Sharon Memorial Park 

Seasonal Landscape job 

7:30-4 rain/shine

-Available overtime

-Must be age 16+

-Competitive Wages

Task Include

- weed wacking

- Leaf pickup 

- tree work

- mulching

- shoveling

 - pruning 

- general labor

Norfolk Aggie alumni working up here for over ten years looking for Aggie students to help take care of grounds 

To apply call: 781-828-7216

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Lyon Landscape Nursery Inc.

Driver/Laborer Job Posting

 

Company Summary

Lyon Contracting, a well established landscape construction business based in Franklin, MA, is seeking a driver/laborer for the 2018 season and beyond. We specialize in landscape design and outdoor living space projects, which often entail excavation, tree work, stone, brick and block masonry, planting designs, and lawn installation. In the past few years, the company has expanding into residential and commercial renovation and construction project such as exterior masonry restoration and total interior renovations.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Drive medium-duty trucks (<26,000 GVW)
  • Keep trucks clean and inform foremen of any repairs/maintenance needed
  • Follow instruction and communicate effectively with foremen
  • Dig pits, trenches and footings in preparation for job site construction
  • Lift heavy loads up to 90 lbs and navigate construction job site terrain
  • Perform setup and cleanup tasks at job site

     

    Qualifications and Skills

  • VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE ( must be presented at interview for candidate to be considered for this position)
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Interest in the landscape/construction industry
  • Willingness to learn a wide variety of vocational skills

 

Hours:   7-5 Monday-Friday (We usually work two 6-7 hour Saturdays a month on service calls or equipment maintenance)

 

Service Area: Worcester east to Boston, Metro West, South Shore, Rhode Island, South Coast, Cape Cod. However, we meet every day in Franklin and take trucks to jobsites. Applicants must have daily transportation to and from Franklin.

Contact: Cam - clyon108@gmail.com 508-533-4085

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Town of Brookline
 Human Resources Office Room 208
 333 Washington Street Brookline, MA 02445
E M P LO Y M E N T O P P O R T U N I T Y

Seasonal Park Steward

Bring your enthusiasm for ecology and join the Town of Brookline for seasonal work assisting with the maintenance, care and stewardship of Brookline’s beautiful Parks and Sanctuaries. Seeking seasonal candidates to perform routine maintenance, landscape services, graffiti removal and care of facilities; grounds, pathways, picnic areas, and pavilions throughout the parks, open spaces, school grounds and horticultural areas of the Town. Will also remove trash, recycling, clean and stock public restrooms; implement invasive management strategies to control non-native plant species; perform routine trail maintenance and improvement projects in parks and nature sanctuaries; manage the resident and migratory Canada goose population; coordinate volunteer park cleanups, habitat restoration projects, or other events to promote park, sanctuary and open space stewardship. Applicants must have a Class D driver’s license, occasional availability on weekends, and the ability to work outside and in adverse weather conditions for extended periods of time. Applicants must be able to communicate effectively with a variety of people in various situations, use MS Office products, measuring instruments, identification keys, and hand tools. Applicants must have the ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks and projects with attention to detail and accuracy. Knowledge of eastern MA ecology and/or parks/landscape management principles strongly preferred. Starting salary $15 per hour. Position open until filled. Resume to: https://brooklinema.clearcompany.com/careers/jobs/e8755797- a321-f19a-6d8c-65e098ad2d3f/apply?source=757126-CS-30182
 
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Private Residence: Norwood

Student needed for 2-3 day project.
Elderly person needs help with cleaning 2 beds
 that are 2x8 feet, digging, planting, and advising.
Paying $11/hour
Contact Cindy 617-417-3793

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Private Residence: Canton

Student needed for 1-2 day project.
Homeowner looking to have lower limbs of pine trees 
limbed. Also needs pine needles around trees
cleaned up. 
Contact Amy
781-799-9443 or tattamy1@aol.com

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 C & P SILVA
 LANDSCAPING AND CONSTRUCTION INC.

 70 ELM STREET NORTON, MA 02766 

  508-285-3628

Hours: Monday thru Friday, some Saturdays - job is full-time.

 

Salary: $14.00 + depends on experience per hour

 

Job Description:

-        LAWN MOWING.

-        LANDSCAPE BY PLANTING, FLOWERS, GRASS AND SHRUBS. 

-        TRIM AND EDGE AROUND WALKS, FLOWER BEDS, AND WALLS.

-        TRIM SHRUBS AND PULL WEEDS.

-        RAKE, MULCH AND PRUNE GROUNDS AS NEEDED.

-        SWEEP AWAY DEBRIS.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INLCUDE CULTIVATION AND CARE OF LANDSCAPING GROUNDS SURROUNDING BUSSINESS AND BUILDINGS.

 

 Specific Qualification (age, driver’s license, experience): Must have a valid driver’s license and

Some experience in landscaping.

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Private Residence - East Walpole

Elderly couple in need of regular su-mer lawn
maintenance. Must bring your own equipment.
Call Tom Jones 508-668-4707

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Job Summary

Windy Knob Farm is a historic 206-acre farm and estate in Millis, MA.  It was formerly the home of Christian Herter, Governor of MA and Secretary of State under Eisenhower and has been continuously used as a farm.  A co-op will work with one of the owners in creating and implementing a sustainable plan for caring for and improving the landscaping and grounds surrounding Windy Knob Farm.                        

Primary responsibilities

  • Assess condition of various garden areas of the farm as well as grounds generally with attention to hard to mow and maintain areas.
  • Research methods and means for improving the areas and maintaining them - ideally to make them more low-maintenance and sustainable.
  • Generate care/improvement plan and assist in implementation by:
    • Planting flowers, grass, shrubs, bushes, groundcover.
    • Trimming and pruning trees, shrubs and bushes.
    • Weeding and watering landscaping areas.
    • Raking/mulching.
    • Creating new areas of landscaping.
    • Implementing environmentally safe means of pest (insect and weed) control.
    • Apply environmentally safe fertilizers to ground to enhance growth.
  • Assist with mowing and weedwhacking of some areas until a better management method is implemented, so areas do not become overgrown.
  • Advise on  identifying and controlling invasive species on farm.

Secondary responsibilities

  • May be asked to assist with maintenance of vegetable and fruit growing areas being managed by the farmer leasing some of the grounds, such as by weeding, fertilizing, etc. 
  • May be asked to fulfill some animal care activities such as releasing, cooping up/moving and/or feeding animals being used to assist in landscaping, such as chickens and guinea fowl for tick/dandelion control and goats for weed consumption.
Interested Candidates may contact
Jen @ 617-699-0469


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I have an immediate opening for a Landscape Laborer for my 3 man crew.
  • Digging, planting and mulching for new landscape installations.
  • Small company - 22 years old - very knowledgeable about plants, design, etc.
  • Must have Driver's License and transportation to and from work.
  • Hours: 7 -4:30 M-F, some Saturdays.
  • Pay $14 - $16 per hour, depending on experience.
  • IMMEDIATE OPENING
Please visit my website - www.joblandscape.com for more info on my company.
Sincerely,
Jonathan O'Brien
508-212-2057 

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Private Residence - Norwood

Nassau Apartments. Resident is looking to install a 10x9 paver patio.
Needs estimate of work.  The association has specifications on installation.
Please call Marcia @ 781-801-5189 

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Part-time Farm Work

10 – 15 hours per week

Duties include- Tree pruning, mowing, vegetable and flower gardening, work with animals
(sheep, chickens), fence mending, minor carpentry, planting trees, and other duties as needed.
An appreciation for agriculture, farming and forestry is helpful.

Location: Charlton

Pay: $12 – $13/hour

Start Date: Immediately

Contact: Kristin Casasanto – Kcasasanto@gmail.com

Please include a bit about yourself, what you are studying at Norfolk Aggie, and what your goals
are after high school, as well as why you are interested in this position.

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PRIVATE RESIDENCE - WEST ROXBURY

I am looking for landscaping assistance in the form of approximately bi-weekly lawn cutting,
raking and clean-up (as needed) on a seasonal basis.  I have a relatively small front and back yard,
which will require cutting through a push lawn mower, versus a riding mower;
however the person performing this can determine the best method for themselves.
  I live in West Roxbury and my address is adjacent to major streets.  
Anyone interested in this job can reach me by text at (617) 388-2022  Deborah Doyle

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LUPIEN TREE & LANDSCAPE is accepting resumes/applications for the following positions;

 ENTRY LEVEL/LIMITED EXPERIENCE:

     Plant Health Care Assistant               Tree Climber Trainees                          Field/Ground Crew

 

EXPERIENCED:

     Bucket Truck Operator with CDL       Climbing Arborists/Tree Climbers      Licensed Plant Health Care Technician 

     Licensed Pesticide Applicators         Field/Ground Crew Members               Certified Arborist/Sales Representative    

     

Offering Competitive Wages & Benefits: Vacation time, Holiday pay, Personal time, Health, Dental, Disability Insurance, etc.

Apply by sending your resume or a detailed list of your skills and work history to Info@LupienTree.com
***THERE IS A PACKET TO COMPLETE FOR CONSIDERATION OF EMPLOYMENT***
PLEASE SEE MS.BARTOLUCCI FOR COMPLETE PACKET

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Ramblewood Apartments - Holbrook
In need of a seasonal landscape person(s).
Contact Janet @ 781-767-3100
  

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PRIVATE RESIDENCE - WALPOLE

We are looking for someone to do lawn care for the season (including cutting, trimming, etc.). 
Please contact Carol @ 617-281-7839.

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