Large estate on Maryland’s Eastern Shore is seeking a highly skilled horticulturist for a full time, year round permanent position.
An active hands-on position on a large staff, this person will have lead role in general maintenance, procuring, planting, pruning and design. Qualities of excellent follow-through and attention to detail, this person follows seasonal routines through garden and grounds to ensure health and beauty of the environment, while prioritizing timing of care, repair, replacement needs. Regular meetings with employer.
Must be able to lift 75lbs, work in all weather conditions; work alone and in teams. Having a willingness to cover plant needs during drought, excessive heat/cold, and flexibility to prepare and present during estate events.
Chemical Spray Certification-beneficial
Minimum of a BS degree in plant science, horticulture, or environmental sciences is required.
Job Type: Full-time