Landscape Manager / Horticulturalist – Full Time
The Hill at Whitemarsh is an upscale continuing care retirement community in Lafayette Hill, PA. We are seeking a Landscape Manager/Horticulturalist who has experience in creating an attractive, well-manicured outdoor environment by maintaining, protecting and enhancing the grounds, lawns, meadows, greenways, gardens and plantings. The Grounds Supervisor will also perform routine grounds tasks including watering, garden maintenance, trail and pond maintenance, weeding, mulching, applying fertilizers and operating grounds equipment.
The ideal candidate will also have the following knowledge, skills and ability:
Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Plant identification and cultural requirements
- Read landscape plans, appreciate principles of design
- Ability to interact diplomatically
- Ability to work a flexible schedule
- Experience in a related field.
- Ability to assist in other assigned Maintenance tasks.
- A minimum of 2 years of college with an emphasis on horticulture.
In addition to a highly competitive compensation plan, The Hill at Whitemarsh offers a comprehensive benefit package to Full time team members including:
- Oversees routine landscape maintenance work performed by landscaping contractor to insure meets contract requirements and consistent with the Hill’s quality standards.
- Supervises grounds assistant insuring proper training & coaching
- Inspects landscaping work performed by any landscape contractors on the property and insures it completed in conformance with the plans and The Hill’s quality standards.
- Oversees all exterior grounds projects.
- Remains On-site to manage and supervise all Snow Removal activities in the event of inclement weather including the work of the snow removal contractor.
- Creates landscape work order/preventive maintenance schedules.
- Medical Insurance
- Flexible Spending Account for Medical and Dependent Day Care
- Dental Insurance
- Vision Plan
- 403b with Partial Match
- Company Paid Short Term Disability Insurance
- Company Paid Long Term Disability Insurance
- Company Paid Life Insurance
- Paid Time Off(with lots of flexibility for cash out or time off
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Team Events
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