Gardener Assistant

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Pruned Right is unique in the landscape industry working both with other landscape companies and property owners in Essex County, NJ and specializing in curb appeal property enhancement utilizing beautifully maintained trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals and colorful container arrangements- no lawn mowing. Ideal person must be career oriented, truly enjoy gardening and be a team player. This positions offer an excellent opportunity to hone your skills and work with individuals who love to garden. If you enjoy working outdoors and are looking for employment in the green industry consider joining our fun, hardworking team.

Salary $12.50 @ hour to start

Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years old and a non smoker
  • Must have dependable transportation and a valid and clean NJ Driver’s License.
  • Willing and able to do physical labor (lift up to 50 pounds) and enjoy working with people and plants alike.
  • Able to tolerate working outdoors in the summer months.
  • Dependability and reliability are essential in this position.
  • Able to work well as part of a crew or independently.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work 5 or 6 days a week (Weather Permitting). Those with part time availability will be considered.
  • Individually or as part of a small team, assist with property clean up, spread mulch, install shrubs and small trees, help to install and maintain annuals, perennials, bulbs, vegetable and flower gardens.
  • Landscape or maintain grounds of property using hand or power tools as directed. Tasks include any combination of the following: trimming, planting, weeding, watering, fertilizing, digging, edging, raking and cleaning.

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