Gardener & Maintenance Crew Members Wanted

Selected as one of Inc. Magazine’s “Winning Workplaces” for our open-book management and innovative employee development, A Yard & A Half Landscaping is a landscape design-build company committed to sustainable and organic practices. Beginning in 2014, we will also be a worker-owned cooperative!

We are seeking qualified people to join our Maintenance department. Besides the qualifications described below, we are looking for individuals who are enthusiastic to share new ideas, enjoy a challenge, and take pride in their work.

We offer competitive wages, and a safe work environment with excellent growth potential, including the opportunity to become a future cooperative worker-owner.  Paid holidays and vacation, medical and dental benefits, and Simple-IRA retirement plan. Tuition reimbursement for approved courses.

Gardener

Responsibilities include:

  • Organic maintenance of residential landscapes, including weeding, hand-pruning, etc.
  • Safe operation of power equipment, trucks, and trailers.
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction with job performed.
  • Assisting crew leader in timely completion of work assigned.
  • Positive attitude toward work, customers, and crew leader.
  • Keeping truck equipment and garage supplies organized.
  • Contributing ideas and opinions to assist with crew and company decision-making.
  • Performing work in accordance with high quality and company standards.

Minimum Qualifications:

Valid U.S. driver’s license and good driving record.

Ability to work in all weather and lift 50 lbs.

2-3 years prior landscaping/gardening experience, or equivalent education.

Spanish-English bilingual preferred.

Maintenance Crew Member – Entry Level

Responsibilities include:

  • Organic maintenance of residential landscapes, including mowing, weeding, hand-pruning, cleaning hardscapes, etc.
  •  Safe operation of power equipment, trucks, and trailers.
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction with job performed.
  • Assisting crew leader in timely completion of work assigned.
  • Positive attitude toward work, customers, and crew leader.
  • Keeping truck equipment and garage supplies organized. Contributing ideas and opinions to assist with crew and company decision-making.
  • Performing work in accordance with high quality and company standards.

Minimum Qualifications:
Valid U.S. driver’s license and good driving record.
Ability to work in all weather and lift 50 lbs.
Spanish-English bilingual preferred.

Send resume & cover letter to  info@ayardandahalf.com to apply.