Experienced Landscaper
Townside Gardens
Roanoke, VA US
Posted ago
Townside Gardens

Now hiring full-time experienced landscapers to provide high-quality landscaping services to our customers. This is a great opportunity to get in with a small new landscaping company that has big plans for the future. We're looking for team members who are interested in a career with the right company. Our managers have years of experience working with and for area landscaping companies, garden centers and greenhouses. We understand the industry and what a good work environment in it should look like. If you're looking for the chance to make a move to a company that wants to take you to the top with them, you've found it. We are only interested in hiring employees who want to invest in their future with the business. Paid educational courses, certifications, and licenses, are all possibilities for the near future. We are in the process of determining the areas of the business we want to invest our time and resources in. It's the perfect chance to stake out a great career for yourself.

Under the supervision of the crew leader, you’ll be responsible for planting, mulching, edging, raking, pruning, and other installation and maintenance duties. Seasonally, you may work in the retail store as needed, especially over the Christmas season. Weekends required occasionally. Every day is different! If you love working with your hands and delivering quality workmanship, send us your resume. Many opportunities for growth within the company. Let's see how you would fit into our team!

Essential functions of the job:

  • Experience in landscaping
  • A reliable mode of transportation
  • Must have a valid Driver's License
  • Flexible availability
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds repeatedly over the course of a day
  • Must be able to stand, walk, kneel, etc. as required by job
  • Must be willing and able to work various weather conditions (rain, heat, etc. as long as safe)
  • Must be a team player/work well with others

Benefits:

  • Twice yearly bonuses (Spring/Post-Christmas)
  • 50% employee discount on all merchandise in-store
  • Flexible scheduling - need the week off? You got it. Just give us notice.
  • Simple IRA plan - Company matches up to 3%
  • Free continuing education opportunities

Responsibilities

  • Assist the crew with landscape installation and maintenance
  • Assist in our retail shop. This includes arranging plant material, unloading shipments, running deliveries, ringing up customers, shop maintenance, etc.
  • Cleaning/maintaining landscape shop, tools and vehicles
  • Complete detailed daily reports

Qualifications
  • Experience with a variety of hand tools and maintenance equipment including clippers, chain saws, lawnmowers, blowers, edgers, rakes, and hedge trimmers
  • Must be a hard-worker with high attention to detail and have a strong work ethic
  • Driver’s license or reliable transportation to and from the work site is required
  • Candidates must have completed high school or received similar certification

Excellent attitude is essential. Must take direction well and follow all safety guidelines. Job duties vary widely day to day. Ability to drive manual transmission vehicles is preferred

Compensation
$16 - $20 hourly DOE
About Townside Gardens

Townside Gardens has been serving the Roanoke area for over 35 years. Our landscaping team is a new service we began offering in 2020. We are looking for experienced landscapers to join our crew!

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