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Gardening Crew Lead

Organization: Plant People Northwest LLC
City: Seattle
Job Category: Landscape Crew Lead
Job Type: Full-Time
Experience Requirement: 1-2 years

Job Description

GARDENING CREW LEAD- $24-26 DOE

 

Plant People Northwest is a small,
s
ustainable
landscaping
business
providing design,
installation
and
maintenance
in North
Seattle,
Shoreline
, and Lake Forest Park.
We value a very high quality of work and excellent client
communication. We also value the
job
satisfaction and happiness of the crew! We
do not mow lawns, except as a special favor to a client on occasion.
Find out more about us at
www.plantpeoplenw.com.

 

We
seek an experienced crew lead to join our team. You must have
experience in all aspects of garden maintenance: correct pruning,
mulching, weed and plant identification, and more. We are looking for someone
with a depth of horticultural knowledge that surpasses the typical
“mow and blow” landscaping operation. This is a full-time,
year-round position. We will work with the right candidate to train
them in our specific standards & systems before placing them in
leadership.

 

Job description:

 


M
anage
the workflow and quality of work on job sites

 


E
nsure that safety standards are
being followed
at all times

 


T
rain
and mentor crew
members for skill development and future leadership roles

 


C
ommunicate daily with clients, managers,
and employees

 

Qualifications:


– 2 years in professional landscaping in Western Washington, with a horticulture-focused company

OR

1 year in professional landscaping + a horticulture degree or certification

 


Excellent plant
ID
and pruning skills



Strong communication,
teamwork
,
recordkeeping, and
organizational skills



Be able to lift
50+ lbs
and enjoy
work
ing outdoors
in all weather


Have
a valid WA driver license and a clean driving record

 


Have a
reliable
vehicle for transportation to
jobsites


 

Benefits
after 90 days include:

 

– Sick time/ PTO

 

– 6 paid holidays

 


50% of premium for health, dental, vision and life insurance after 90 days

 


Yearly uniform stipend

 


Support for continuing education

 

 

We look forward to hearing from you!

How to Apply

Please email your resume and cover letter to info@plantpeoplenw.com.