Do you love getting your hands dirty in the gardens? If so, we’ve got the perfect part-time job opportunity for you. We’re looking for one new Garden Specialist to join our team for 2013. Read below for the job description and how to apply.
As a garden specialist, you will assist in the setup and/or maintenance of edible gardens including container gardens, in-ground gardens and raised beds. Tasks may include double digging, moving soil into garden beds, direct seeding, transplanting, watering, weeding, pruning, thinning, and more. Previous gardening experience strongly preferred. Successful candidates must be comfortable working outdoors in various weather conditions, lifting and moving heavy objects, and other gardening-related tasks.
Garden setup work will begin in April. Hours will vary, with the majority of work concentrated in May and June.
Contact us before applying if you have any questions. Applications must include a cover letter and resume and will be accepted by email only to firstname.lastname@example.org, Attention: Chris. Applications will be accepted until midnight March 1st, 2013.
- previous gardening and landscaping work strongly preferred
- ability to work in a team and individual environment
- strong attention to detail
- goal-oriented attitude
- Training will be provided
- Job sites will be across Toronto
- Compensation $12-15/hour depending on qualifications
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