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PETERBOROUGH JOBS

Title: Gardener
Company: Well Grounded
Location: Peterborough, Ontario

Anticipated Start Date: May 3rd, 2021
Wage: $16 to $18 an hour depending on experience

Well Grounded is a small, eco-friendly gardening company providing garden design, installation and maintenance services to Peterborough and the surrounding area.

Job Description:

As a gardener with Well Grounded, you will work alongside the head gardener to install and maintain gardens. This includes tasks such as Spring and Fall clean ups, regular maintenance like weeding, pruning, watering, mowing, mulching and edging, as well as installing new gardens. The position is anticipated to be 30 to 35 hours per week through May and June and 15 to 25 for the rest of the season, which ends in late October.

Requirements:

  • At least one season of experience in gardening/ landscaping, or a similar field (greenhouse/garden centre work, farming, grounds keeping ect)
  • Ability to work a physically demanding job in a variety of weather conditions
  • Solid plant and weed identification skills
  • An interest in sustainable gardening practices
  • A great work ethic
  • Organized and tidy work habits
  • A reliable way to get to the yard each morning (located within the city of Peterborough)
  • Have your own steel-toe work boots and rain gear

How to Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, and two references to Kollene Drummond at wellgroundedgarden@gmail.com by March 15th, 2021.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Feb 16 2021    ID: 58674