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Experience Experience
01/2016 present
Los Angeles, CA
Maintenance Gardener x Worcester Royal Hospital
Los Angeles, CA
Maintenance Gardener x Worcester Royal Hospital
01/2016 present
Los Angeles, CA
Maintenance Gardener x Worcester Royal Hospital
01/2016 present
  • Respond in a safe manner to the effects of adverse weather, e.g. snow clearing, gritting, flooding, high winds, etc
  • Assist in Carrying out installation work involved in minor upgrading and adaptation works
  • Carry out duties in accordance with safe working practices within statutory and Company guidelines
  • Carrying out general grounds and garden works to achieve on site KPI’s
  • Willingness to assist and work flexibly with other trades/colleagues
  • Safely operate all types of access equipment, hand, power tools and grounds vehicles in accordance with health & safety and manufacturers’ guidelines
  • Ensure the correct use of personal protective equipment and adherence to health & safety and infection control procedures
02/2009 07/2015
New York, NY
Gardener, Nemours Estate
New York, NY
Gardener, Nemours Estate
02/2009 07/2015
New York, NY
Gardener, Nemours Estate
02/2009 07/2015
  • Working with department management to improve services provided
  • Checking and filling oil, changing mower blades, tightening belts and performing minor adjustments to equipment
  • Responsible for participating in departmental and Foundation programs for quality assessment and improvement
  • Performing wildlife control
  • Attending seminars, workshops and training programs
  • Moving various objects as directed
  • Covering and uncovering statuary
02/2004 12/2008
Phoenix, AZ
Douglas County Extension Assistant & Master Gardener Coordinator
Phoenix, AZ
Douglas County Extension Assistant & Master Gardener Coordinator
02/2004 12/2008
Phoenix, AZ
Douglas County Extension Assistant & Master Gardener Coordinator
02/2004 12/2008
  • Work with the Horticulture agent and the Master Gardener Leadership Team to assist with the overall management and coordination of the county’s Colorado Master Gardener program
  • Coordinate recruiting, interviewing, and selection of volunteers for the Colorado Master Gardener program (CMG)
  • Assist the CMG program in the county with background checks and reference checks for potential volunteers
  • Maintain the Douglas County CMG volunteer database – volunteers, volunteer opportunities, postings. Train and assist volunteers in using the system
  • Coordinate and assist in the delivery of Colorado Master Gardener training and orientation
  • Develop and manage communication systems (email, website, social media) to ensure Master Gardeners are aware of opportunities, activities and responsibilities
  • Track Master Gardener budget, process debits and credits, and keep leadership team informed of balance and potential issues
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Horticulture
Bachelor’s Degree in Horticulture
The University of Kansas
Bachelor’s Degree in Horticulture
Skills Skills
  • Knowledge of how to apply fertilizers. Ability to recognize common plant diseases, plant insects, and unusual or poor plant growth
  • Knowledge of grounds maintenance, such as mowing grass and trimming trees and shrubs
  • Hearing and visual ability to detect signs of emergency situations
  • Knowledge of the maintenance of various land and water plants
  • Ability to understand and speak English to comprehend and respond to inquiries
  • Ability to understand written English to read labels or any caution or safety notices
  • Basic mathematical skills necessary to understand measurements
  • Knowledge of safety practices and procedures
  • Knowledge of seasonal gardening tasks, such as planting, fertilizing, transplanting, laying sod, aerating, pruning, and trimming
  • Ability to grasp, lift and/or carry, other otherwise transport a maximum of 200 lbs. using a hand truck/cart
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CCE OF Warren County Master Gardener Program Coordinator Warrensburgh Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree in horticulture, plant science, landscape design, or related field. An Associate Degree in horticulture, plant science, landscape design or related field plus 2 yrs. transferrable program/functional experience may substitute for a Bachelor’s degree
  • Demonstrated ability to engage and motivate volunteers
  • Experience with MS Office Suite, especially Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to regularly work in outdoor weather conditions including extreme heat and cold
  • Ability to regularly carry supplies and equipment, including climbing stairs and/or in outdoor/gardening settings with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Ability to demonstrate garden based education techniques, especially during the growing season, by regularly standing; walking; sitting; using hands to finger, handle, dig soil or feel; reaching with hands and arms; stooping, kneeling, crouching, or crawling and talking and hearing with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Three years of experience as a landscaper/gardener
  • Skill in using websites, writing press releases, and other marketing and communication skills
  • Aware of, and adheres to, established Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Warren County policies, procedures and Cornell Cooperative Extension Skills for Success
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State Master Gardener Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collaborate with horticulture educators and extension specialists involved with the program to ensure an ongoing, standardized training program that provides accurate, high quality information
  • Develop and maintain accurate databases, identify and create funding opportunities, and support appropriate media methods to communicate program information. Responsible for the scheduling and programming of an annual Master Gardener conference
  • Within the designated area(s) of specialization, develop innovative curricula and programs to address local needs as well as to mesh with the broader state and national interdisciplinary initiatives
  • Deliver high impact programs to diverse audiences utilizing a selection of innovative delivery mechanisms to optimize reach and effectiveness. Assess the needs of local clientele in a systematic and analytical manner
  • Develop effective and contemporary approaches to communicate with clientele. This may include constantly evolving electronic technologies (e.g. twitter, Facebook, blogs, e-learning, etc.)
  • Secure internal and external resources to enhance the development of innovative educational programs with potential for high impact. Cooperation with campus faculty is strongly encouraged in securing resources
  • Establish professional relationships and participate in campus-based partnerships that tie academic programs and research to complement Extension programming by partnering with Extension Specialists and/or faculty members on research projects as appropriate within the initiatives
  • Facilitate the transfer of locally identified issues to the campus academic team, and cooperate in preparing the State Plan of Work. Cooperate with other Extension educators to preparing a Horticulture Plan of Work
  • Serve as an effective Horticulture team member and volunteer for leadership roles as appropriate
  • Comply with all reporting deadlines and requirements (e.g. plans of work, activity and impact reporting, etc.)
  • As needed, accept statewide responsibilities as requested by the Program Leader
  • Be an active member within a professional society(s) to keep abreast of changes within your discipline
  • Continually seek professional development opportunities to enhance competency in subject matter area
  • Assist with and support the total University of Illinois Extension program
  • Comply with all University of Illinois Extension Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity policies and guidelines in all aspects of Extension work; assist unit staff with data collection for affirmative action, gender, and targeted reports
  • Perform other duties that contribute to the mission of University of Illinois Extension programming, as assigned
  • Local, regional and statewide travel required; personal transportation required
  • Required: Master’s of Science Degree in Horticulture or a related science from an accredited institution of higher education. Experience with or thorough knowledge of the Master Gardener Program and cooperative extension agencies. Ability to provide programming and administrative leadership. Extensive knowledge of and experience with residential horticulture and gardening practices. Desire and ability to work effectively with others. Effective oral and written communication skills and educational and management or administrative computer skills. Must demonstrate evidence of strong oral and written communication skills. Evidence of strong interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team environment
  • Preferred: Experience within Horticulture, including volunteer management is highly desirable. Teaching experience in informal and formal settings. Demonstrated ability to build and maintain diverse networks. Minimum of 10 years of relevant education and volunteer management experience preferred
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Colorado Master Gardener Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completed bachelor’s degree plus at least two years prior experience managing volunteers and/or a volunteer program
  • Organizational skills as evidenced by experience coordinating multiple projects, determining high priority activities and completing complex tasks
  • Demonstrated ability working with people as individuals and in groups; ability to forge equitable and successful partnerships with other professionals and organizations
  • Competent in Microsoft Office
  • Demonstrated use of technology including experience with database management and website content management
  • Teaching or training experience
  • Training as a Colorado Master Gardener. (NOTE: Successful candidate will be required to complete Colorado Master Gardener training in first year following hire.)
  • Degree, coursework or professional experience in horticulture
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Gardener, Facilities Management Services Resume Examples & Samples

  • High school diploma or equivalent, trade school or equivalent level course work in ornamental horticulture, college level ornamental horticultural course work
  • Valid Pennsylvania drivers license (or equivalent for out of state applicants). PDA pesticide technician or applicator certification preferred
  • Minimum two years working with a commercial grounds maintenance/landscape operation, Five years of experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of accepted landscape maintenance techniques. Familiarity with plant materials. Ability to operate various types of landscape equipment preferred - tractor LBH, forklifts, etc. A technical knowledge of accepted horticulture maintenance techniques with tree climbing skills in accordance with I.S.A. standards preferred
  • Physical: Full range of body motion needed. Ability to move and work in confined spaces, up and down ladders and to work from ladders. Ability to lift 40 pounds from ground to overhead. Operate on and off road vehicles in support of assigned work
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Technician, Irrigation / Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Installs new drip and sprinkler systems
  • Sets and maintains times on computer and electronic valve clocks; troubleshoots computerized electronic systems, irrigation controllers, solenoid valves, and heads of all types
  • Maps systems for complex-wide master plans; may review or make changes to contract specifications
  • May assist in coordination of other departments or outside contractors
  • Operates tractors and trenches to install/repair lines
  • Carry out special projects and work tasks as directed by manager
  • Traffic control
  • Assist gardeners with maintaining grounds in keeping with overall maintenance plan
  • Follow safety and environmental business practices and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition
  • Requires use of PPE to include: safety shoes (steel toe), hearing protection, safety glasses, work gloves, and other required PPE
  • Receive training in Hazard Communication and all required safety practices
  • This position requires two years of underground landscape sprinkler system repair and installation experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/ or education from which comparable knowledge, skills, and abilities have been achieved
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Head Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist the Director of Engineering to design and implement projects to improve the physical product
  • Identify needs for improvement projects and supervise project implementations
  • Monitor planned and unplanned maintenance programs for all landscaped areas, roadways, buggy paths, hardscape etc
  • Co-ordinate/inform other departments with regards to inconvenience, noise and duration of landscaping works
  • Conduct daily landscaping briefing and distribute daily work assignments
  • Liaise with suppliers and contractors to obtain correct supplies and ensure proper implementation of contracts
  • Negotiate, sign and verify maintenance contracts and supplier invoices
  • Ensure that maintenance & plantings performed by contractors are executed in accordance with agreed health and safety policy, contracts, fees or charges
  • Liaise with government and statutory bodies to ensure compliance with rules and regulations
  • Provide training to all department staff to ensure safe work practices, efficient operation, proper maintenance and repair to equipment, as well as good team morale
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Floral Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Attends daily briefings with lead
  • Attends briefings with clients to customize and plan floral designs
  • Prioritizes workload by timed order
  • Creates floral designs according to specifications
  • Installs proper mechanics in arrangements
  • Processes floral products
  • Attends required safety and department training classes
  • Sets up/tears down floral pieces for special events, weddings, and functions
  • Receives floral product, checks quality control, and organizes product in cooler
  • Drives/Operates company vehicles to make deliveries on and off property
  • Performs all other job related duties as requested
  • At least 3 years of experience in floral design
  • At least 2 years of experience designing floral arrangements for large events and/or weddings
  • Proven ability to work in a team atmosphere
  • Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
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Master Gardener Program Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent education. GED/High School Diploma and one year transferrable program/functional experience is acceptable
  • Experience relevant to the role of this position
  • Demonstrated experience with multiple windows-based software and hardware technologies
  • Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards as well as valid driver’s license and motor vehicle record
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, teach and evaluate informal educational programs through a variety of delivery methods to reach individuals and groups
  • Be familiar with and strive to follow any applicable federal, state, local regulations, Association health and safety policy/procedure/requirement and standard
  • Aware of, and adheres to, established Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Orange County policies, procedures and Cornell Cooperative Extension Skills for Success
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Apprentice Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • A passion and enthusiasm for our fast paced, unique business
  • An understanding of ‘The Merlin Way’ our business objectives, and live by our company values
  • Take pride in your work to deliver high standards of workmanship in a timely manner to ensure the show goes on!
  • Ideally you will already be enrolled in a related level 2 NVQ course to support your apprenticeship, however this is not essential and we would look to enroll you at the next available opportunity
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Landscaper / Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Keeps safety as #1 priority
  • Uses assigned tools and power equipment in a safe and prescribed manner, avoiding misuse, breakage or loss
  • Reports broken or missing tools to immediate supervisor
  • Loads and Unloads work vehicles
  • Performs prescribed maintenance procedures as directed such as: mowing, edging, pruning, hedging, raking, sweeping, manual weeding and pest control
  • Applies granular chemicals and fertilizers after proper training and under the supervision of the Lead Gardener
  • Completes assigned tasks in a timely manner
  • Keeps tools, machines, and all other company equipment in clean and proper working order
  • Completes daily time and material (T&M) cards prior to leaving property
  • Maintains liaison with fellow maintenance employees and other departments
  • Performs related maintenance work as deemed necessary or required
  • Is attentive to safety of self, fellow MCs and the public
  • Attends weekly staff meetings
  • Requires a minimum of one year of experience in the landscape field. Requires some knowledge of common landscape, trees, plants and groundcover; proper horticultural practices and procedures; common irrigation materials and methods. Requires some knowledge of job requirements and the essential tools and equipment required to perform the above responsibilities. Requires the ability to observe and remember details. Ability to understand and follow directions in the English language. Requires the ability to maintain a friendly, polite, service oriented demeanor. Also required to interact with the public and fellow MCs
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Gardener s Helper Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for the care and maintenance of the ornamental plants, shrubs and trees on the hotel grounds and in the hotel’s shared spaces
  • Operates mechanical and power equipment utilized in the maintenance of lawns, ornamental plants and trees
  • Grooming and tending of lawns and gardens, inclusive of the roof-top herb garden, and ensuring a high level of aesthetic quality throughout the hotel property
  • Actively participate in the Fairmont Empress’s environmental program and department specific initiatives in working towards sustainable operations
  • To be Health & Safety conscious and actively involved in maintaining a safe work environment
  • Complies with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts policies, procedures and code of ethics
  • Performs any and all other tasks which are assigned by management
  • Upholds the highest standard of internal and external customer service at all times
  • Completing assigned responsibilities as required including Communications and Committee Meetings
  • Recent experience in a gardening/landscaping role in a high profile operation, and hotel setting is an asset
  • Previous experience in a gardening role or in a very physically demanding position
  • Must be a reliable and dependable team player who has the ability to work well with minimum supervision
  • Must be physically fit and enjoy working in the great outdoors including adverse weather conditions
  • Must have a valid BC Driver’s license and steel toed boots
  • Post secondary education in Horticulture/Landscaping or working towards certification
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Seasonal Gardener, Horticulture Operations Resume Examples & Samples

  • Pruning
  • Transplanting
  • Watering
  • IPM practices
  • Mowing, string trimming, and leaf clean-up
  • Basic operation and maintenance of various equipment
  • Landscape maintenance and collection renovation projects as needed
  • Other related job duties as assigned
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree in arboriculture, horticulture, or related field
  • Essential staff for weather related emergencies impacting the grounds
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Seasonal Gardener, Landscape Operations Resume Examples & Samples

  • Weeding, mulching, and brush chipping
  • Litter management
  • Hardscape and infrastructure maintenance tasks including irrigation, drainage, paths, and other landscape maintenance and construction projects as needed
  • Related job duties as assigned
  • Must be able to perform strenuous manual labor, including frequent lifting/carrying/transporting heavy loads up to 50 lbs
  • Required to work in all weather conditions in all seasons
  • Demonstrate performance in the safe & proper operation of the Arboretum’s equipment
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CCE of Albany County Master Gardener Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree in plant science, horticulture or related field. An Associate Degree in plant science, horticulture or related field plus 2 yrs. transferrable program/functional experience may substitute for a Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience relevant to the role of this position including in plant science, horticulture, volunteer management and program marketing
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare presentations and teach individuals of all ages
  • Demonstrated experience in running meetings and planning events for the public
  • Ability to meet regular travel requirements associated with this position. A valid NYS driver's license with the ability to drive and driving record acceptable for agency insurance coverage are required
  • Ability to communicate effectively through verbal, written (newsletters, email, etc.) and visual channels using traditional methods and educational tools, as well as electronic technology (e.g., video, audio, computers, social media, etc.)
  • Ability to regularly stand; walk; sit; talk and hear; ability to occasionally preform/demonstrate garden based education techniques especially during the growing season, by using hands to finger, handle, dig soil or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Knowledge of annual, perennial and woody ornamentals and their use in the landscape
  • Knowledge of invasive species and best management practices
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Landscape Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs all grounds maintenance, landscape maintenance and various grounds related tasks for example, grass mowing, trimming and edging, removal of weeds, irrigating lawns and planted areas, mulching, reactivating flower beds and tree saucers, laying sod, and installation of landscape materials
  • Performs monthly assignments according to seasonal schedules, in response to requests for service (e.g., preventive maintenance of storm drain throughout the campus) and in response to emergencies
  • Uses all standard tools, equipment (for example, mowers, edgers, and all-terrain vehicles), materials and supplies of the trade, and observes all safety rules, regulations and precautions in performing their duties
  • Monitors equipment maintenance needs to ensure proper performance
  • Operates irrigation systems, identifies irrigation problems and makes designated repairs
  • Ensures that assigned area is clean, removes trash and recyclable materials from the campus grounds and landscape areas, and removes postings, graffiti and chalk from campus public spaces
  • Performs snow and ice removal of campus staircases and walkways
  • Assists in the application of pesticides on campus plantings as needed, and maintains pesticide application requirements through in-house and off-site pesticide training
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Maintenance Gardener x Worcester Royal Hospital Resume Examples & Samples

  • To undertake a proactive role in carrying out maintenance, repairs and inspection of civil and grounds and gardens services. All in accordance with relevant standards and operational procedures and in compliance with legislation and guidance
  • Represent Engie in a respectful manner and professional manner
  • Assist in carrying out planned preventative maintenance (PPM) on Civil, Grounds and garden services in accordance with the PPM programme and personal competence and training
  • Respond in a timely manner to ad-hoc reactive requests as identified by supervisor / manager or as a minimum, as per site contract
  • Assist in Carrying out installation work involved in minor upgrading and adaptation works
  • Carry out duties in accordance with safe working practices within statutory and Company guidelines
  • Safely operate all types of access equipment, hand, power tools and grounds vehicles in accordance with health & safety and manufacturers’ guidelines
  • Ensure the correct use of personal protective equipment and adherence to health & safety and infection control procedures
  • Assist in maintaining records as and when appropriate and as required, whether written or electronic
  • Willingness to assist and work flexibly with other trades/colleagues
  • Ensure liaison with Wards and Departments as required, ensuring there is minimum disruption whilst carrying out work
  • Respond in a safe manner to the effects of adverse weather, e.g. snow clearing, gritting, flooding, high winds, etc
  • Undertake training where necessary to learn other skills and to maintain and develop the requirements of the service
  • Carry out risk assessments on-site as instructed by supervisor / manager
  • Collaborate and co-operate with the partners and colleagues to deliver a customer focused service
  • Minimise penalty deductions by responding in a timely manner to all maintenance issues in accordance with the requirements of the Concession Agreement
  • Use initiative to make appropriate decisions, including when working out of hours and/or on shift
  • Diligently complete all required job dockets and other work related paperwork to the required standard
  • Complete work within the allotted timeframes
  • Carry out any other identified tasks commensurate with role
  • Will be required to work as part of a shift rota and on weekends
  • Carrying out general grounds and garden works to achieve on site KPI’s
  • To be available for planned out of hours call out
  • A flexible approach to working hours, areas to support service delivery and contract requirements
  • Previously worked within a Healthcare maintenance environment.- desirable
  • GCSE Mathematics and English or equivalent - essential
  • The ideal candidate will be friendly, diligent, with excellent time keeping. Possess strong practical skills and knowledge of civil, grounds & gardens maintenance. Experience of using and maintaining a large variety of Gardening & building tools, maintenance tools and light/ heavy machinery, along with good building knowledge and skills
  • Basic knowledge of Health and Safety procedures is desirable. And full clean Driving License is a must
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On Call Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Operates powered equipment such as mowers, tractors, twin-axle vehicles, snow blowers, chain saws, electric clippers, roto-tillers, brush chippers, lift trucks, trenching equipment sod cutters and pruning saws
  • Cares for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding and removing thatch
  • Trims and edges around flower beds, walk ways and walls
  • Uses hand tools such as shovels, rakes, pruning saws, hedge and brush trimmers and axes
  • Prunes and trims trees, shrubs and hedges, using shears, pruners or chain saws
  • Gathers and removes litter
  • Maintains and repairs grounds tools and equipment
  • Mixes and sprays fertilizers, herbicides and insecticides onto grass, shrubs and trees using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders
  • Provides proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, planters and other ground features
  • Irrigates plants/flowers
  • Assists with laying sod, re-sods, lawn repairs, installation and repairs of irrigation systems
  • Must have basic knowledge in the grounds and general maintenance fields with a minimum of one(1) year in a similar position or equal experience and or training
  • Must have ability to evaluate a situation, diagnose the problem, and develop a plan of action to repair or correct the situation in a timely and professional manner
  • Ability to work in extreme weather conditions
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Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Applicants must be able to work outdoors, in all weather conditions, doing very physical work, able to lift/carry 35-80 pounds often
  • You must be at least 18 years old, enthusiastic and dependable, and able to safely work with equipment like power saws and cutters
  • Previous experience is helpful, but you must have an understanding of landscape basics
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Gardener, WG Resume Examples & Samples

  • Not Required
  • Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision (Screen-out Element)
  • Technical Practices: theoretical precise, artistic
  • Use of Measuring Instruments
  • Ability to Interpret Instructions, specifications; other than blueprints
  • Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and Equipment
  • Knowledge of Materials
  • Dexterity and Safety
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Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assess worksite needs. Prioritize work on a daily basis. Keep all work areas clean
  • Perform Landscaping services summarized below
  • Mix/apply fertilizers and weed/pest control agents in a safe and timely fashion as directed and/or approved
  • Evaluate and maintain tree health. Includes climbing tress to prune and treat, removing trees and chipping debris, shaping, fertilizing, spraying, and installing stakes and wires as needed
  • Mow and edge grass at the correct height, trim around all obstacles, aerate and thatch, check and treat with chemicals for insects, disease and moss. Survey areas to mow, noting terrain, hazards and direction of cut, and make fertilizer and drainage corrections as needed
  • Trim and maintain in neat condition all shrubs, hedges, and ground cover. Remove and dispose of all clippings and trimmings. Assess and maintain health, including identifying and treating insects and diseases
  • Clean and maintain in neat condition all planter beds and pots. Design and install new planting areas and correct landscape problems, including drainage
  • Order supplies/materials needed to perform work. Pick up and sign for supplies/materials as necessary
  • Operate multiple vehicles, including but not limited to, dump trucks, sweeper truck, trailer, and snowplow and gravel spreader in a safe and legal manner throughout the Northwest Region. Properly secure loads with chains and binders
  • Maintain cleanliness of external fixtures. Remove litter from grounds and parking areas, including emptying of trash receptacles
  • Evaluate and determine how best to address snow and ice removal at each facility and complete implementation
  • Provide advice to Outpatient Maintenance Manager and/or Leadsperson of necessary maintenance and/or repairs to sidewalks, drain covers, parking areas, light posts, signs, etc
  • Repair irrigation systems, drain fields, broken asphalt, fencing, and equipment used in performing work
  • Irrigate lawns and shrubs by operating, maintaining, and repairing automatic systems. Program timing devices as needed
  • Operate motorized and hand-operated grounds maintenance equipment. Maintain equipment and tools in good repair and guard against loss
  • Maintain outside drains and keep clear of leaves and other debris
  • Design and install new drainage systems as needed
  • Demonstrate accountability for quality customer service at all times
  • Perform other duties as requested
  • Minimum of one-year commercial grounds experience or equivalent schooling
  • Three years commercial landscape/irrigation maintenance experience or equivalent education/experience
  • Required training: tree evaluation, applicable OSHA regulations, chemical use, and irrigation troubleshooting
  • Valid OR/WA Drivers License
  • Knowledge of principles, practices and methods of construction, repair, and maintenance applicable to landscaping and grounds maintenance
  • Knowledge if materials, tools, and equipment used for landscape and grounds maintenance
  • Knowledge of safety rules, regulations, and established industry procedures and practices
  • Knowledge of MSDS manuals and chemicals, and training
  • Skilled in using tools, equipment, and vehicles utilized in grounds/landscape maintenance
  • Ability to plan and organize work, read equipment manuals, maps and landscape/irrigation site plans
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing, including orienting new hires
  • General knowledge of grounds maintenance equipment
  • Must be able to use non-restricted chemicals for lawns and plants
  • Be able to push and lift 50-60 lbs. frequently
  • Minimum of five years commercial landscaping/irrigation experience
  • College-level course work in Horticulture
  • Certified in pesticide application
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Mason / Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintaining, repairing, and creating caulked, grouted, plastered and masonry surfaces
  • Set and repair tiles and cinder surfaces
  • Maintain the appearance of the hotel gardens and grounds applying landscaping techniques including, but not limited to, pruning, fertilizing, planting, weeding, trimming, watering, mowing and cleaning
  • Report pests and/or disease problems and apply pesticides, as needed
  • Greet and respond to guest inquiries in a timely, friendly and efficient manner
  • Assist fellow team members and other departments wherever necessary to maintain positive working relationships
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Gardener, Nemours Estate Resume Examples & Samples

  • Additional miscellaneous duties and responsibilities as may be assigned from time to time by employee’s supervisor
  • Operating equipment and vehicles safely
  • Maintaining equipment and vehicles safely
  • Weeding and cleaning bedding areas
  • Watering as needed and directed
  • Mulching
  • Planting seasonal flowers
  • Planting woody play material
  • Mowing
  • Hedge shearing
  • Pruning evergreen and deciduous shrubs and flowering trees
  • Snow and ice control
  • Responsible for participating in departmental and Foundation programs for quality assessment and improvement
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Nemours-mandated programs
  • Working with department management to improve services provided
  • General grounds clean-up
  • Moving of containerized materials
  • Covering and uncovering statuary
  • Repair of fencing
  • Cleaning gutters
  • Moving various objects as directed
  • Mounting and dismounting equipment attachments
  • Cleaning out ponds and spillways
  • Performing wildlife control
  • Cleaning drains
  • Leaf removal
  • Grading and seeding
  • Trash pick-up
  • Checking and filling oil, changing mower blades, tightening belts and performing minor adjustments to equipment
  • Attending seminars, workshops and training programs
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Assistant Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Communicates regularly with participating gardeners and assists with gardening tasks
  • Assists Garden Coordinator with education for participants regarding various topics related to food
  • Provides care and maintenance for garden common areas, pathways, borders, etc
  • Clears trash, weeds, etc. away from the garden and grounds
  • Assists Garden Coordinator to monitor irrigation system
  • Creates a pleasant environment that is safe and secure for both the other gardeners and visitors
  • Assists Garden Coordinator with various landscaping and other miscellaneous projects
  • Monitors, reports, and treats for pest problems including weeds, insects
  • Provides any necessary feedback and follow up to ensure the garden plots are tidy and well maintained and groomed
  • Performs miscellaneous duties as required or directed
  • Education equivalent to a High School diploma and one year of related experience
  • Ability to follow through on directions and complete tasks with a minimum amount of direct supervision
  • Good written/verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work effectively with others
  • Comfortable with working in all weather and seasons
  • Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, publisher and PowerPoint
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record to use company vehicle
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of organic/sustainable gardening methods and/or a desire to learn more
  • Grounds keeping or landscaping experience
  • Electronic communications (email, text) to contact gardeners
  • Spanish speaking a bonus
  • Lifting -- Not to exceed 50 lbs. -- local practice may apply
  • Writing
  • Sitting
  • Standing
  • Bending
  • Stooping
  • Kneeling
  • Working outdoors for long periods of time
  • Climbing
  • Visual acuity
  • Color perception
  • Depth perception
  • Reading
  • Field of vision/peripheral
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Greenhouse Gardener Væksthusgartner Resume Examples & Samples

  • An education as greenhouse gardener. Some years of experience from working in a plant breeding and/or research environment would be an additional desired qualification
  • Knowledge and experience working with barley (e.g. crossing, identify sterility) are desired
  • Basic computer skills, e.g. with the MS Office work package are required
  • Confident to work in a team but also individually and independently and to take the full ownership of your tasks
  • Structured and well organized, efficient, goal-oriented and highly self-motivated with good communication skills and an ability to create a good social atmosphere at your work place
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Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintains gardens and grounds by pruning, fertilizing, watering, trimming, trimming, sweeping, mowing, cleaning areas, maintaining nursery areas and performing other tasks as assigned in daily schedules. Includes reporting pests or disease problems to Assistant Head Gardener, and applying pesticides as necessary
  • Maintains and repairs existing irrigation system, changing valves and wiring, adjusting sprinklers as needed. Maintains inventory of irrigation parts to ensure adequate part are available
  • Maintains and operates various maintenance equipment in a safe manner to ensure the safety and comfort of all guests, staff and wildlife. Includes operation of beach sweeper, lawn mowers, line trimmers, and edgers, following daily time schedules. Maintains all equipment by cleaning, oiling and refueling as necessary
  • Cleans all ponds and skimmers daily, working with other staff members for major pond drainage and cleaning. Maintains water lilies and all water plant life, replacing/relocating plants as necessary
  • Waters, trims and dusts interior plants in all suites and in Rainbow Lanai as scheduled. Rotates plants and applies pesticides to maintain high quality plants
  • One year of landscaping experience required
  • Skill in the use of power tools preferred
  • Pond cleaning experience preferred
  • Knowledge of the maintenance of various land and water plants
  • Ability to understand and speak English to comprehend and respond to inquiries
  • Ability to understand written English to read labels or any caution or safety notices
  • Basic mathematical skills necessary to understand measurements
  • Sufficient manual dexterity to use a variety of gardening tools and implements
  • Ability to operate and maintain various maintenance vehicles and equipment, including tractors, beach cleaners, lawn mowers, line trimmers and edgers, in a safe manner
  • Ability to grasp, lift and/or carry, other otherwise transport a maximum of 200 lbs. using a hand truck/cart
  • Ability to grasp, lift and/carry a maximum of 50 lbs
  • Ability to perform duties within extreme temperature ranges
  • Hearing and visual ability to detect signs of emergency situations
  • Ability to reach, bend, or stoop to lift or grasp objects on the ground or overhead
  • Ability to sustain extensive standing, walking, kneeling, ladder climbing, lifting, and various activities related to grounds maintenance. Ability to walk/travel to various locations throughout the 20 acre facility
  • Ability to work with a variety of chemicals and poisons in a variety of environments, both indoors and outdoors, i.e, wet, slippery surfaces, ponds, amid dirt and fumes and cramped areas
  • Ability to work in our pools and ponds wet conditions
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Landscape Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Oversee and assist in the planting and routine care of trees, shrubs, annuals, perennials, turf grass and other horticultural items in assigned areas
  • Oversee and assist in the grading, seeding and sodding of lawn areas
  • Oversee and assist in the transplanting and moving of trees, shrubs, flowers and other plant material
  • Oversee and assist in the lying out and maintenance of flowerbeds, ornamental shrubbery and lawns
  • Oversee and assist in the raking, gathering and disposal of leaves, twigs and other debris
  • Oversee and assist in the inventory, security, safe operation, adjustment, care and cleaning of tools and equipment
  • Routinely inspect assigned areas for evidence of disease, insects and other pests, taking appropriate corrective action within the principles of Integrated Pest Management
  • Operate and perform regular maintenance to light and medium weight vehicles and loaders
  • Requisition tools, equipment, supplies, and additional employees as necessary
  • Maintain accurate work records, including those of assigned support employees
  • Assign, instruct, and review tasks distributed to support employees executing the Landscape Management Plan work methods and processes
  • Provides customer service to MSU Community and the public. Responds or informs supervisory staff of complaints, comments and/or unmet service needs
  • Working knowledge of the landscape equipment, tools, methods and processes used in gardening and grounds maintenance
  • Two years satisfactory experience as a Gardener Trainee responsible for maintaining all facets of the landscape or an equivalent combination of technical training and experience
  • Possession of the Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association – Michigan Certified Landscape Manager certification within 24 months to meet the minimum requirements of the Landscape Gardner I
  • Possession of a valid Michigan Commercial Pesticide Applicator Certification - Turf (3A), Ornamental (3B) and Right of Way (6)
  • Possession of a valid MSU Forklift Operator, Loader, Tractor and Toolcat Operator Permits or equivalent
  • National Association of Landscape Professionals Landscape Industry Certified Technician – Exterior certification
  • Must drive University vehicle to perform job duties of this classification. The ability to work in variable or severe weather conditions
  • Participation in Campus Snow Removal Plan and Football Cleanup Plan
  • Frequent lifting of 26 to 75 pounds and occasional lifting of over 75 pounds
  • This position will progress to a Landscape Gardener II after the following has been achieved: two years’ experience as a Landscape Gardener I, satisfactory performance and successful demonstration of executing the Landscape Management Plan or an equivalent combination of technical training and experience
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Landscape Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Operate and perform regular maintenance to light and medium weight vehicles
  • Expert knowledge of the landscape equipment, tools, methods and processes used in gardening and grounds maintenance
  • Two years satisfactory experience as a Landscape Gardener I, satisfactory performance and successful demonstration of executing the Landscape Management Plan or an equivalent combination of technical training and experience
  • Possession of the Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association – Michigan Certified Landscape Manager
  • Possession of a valid MSU Forklift Operator, Loader, Tractor and Toolcat Operator Permits
  • Participation in Campus Snow Removal Plan and Football Cleanup
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Gardener Resume Examples & Samples

  • Not Required
  • Knowledge of seasonal gardening tasks, such as planting, fertilizing, transplanting, laying sod, aerating, pruning, and trimming
  • Knowledge of grounds maintenance, such as mowing grass and trimming trees and shrubs
  • Knowledge of how to apply fertilizers. Ability to recognize common plant diseases, plant insects, and unusual or poor plant growth
  • Knowledge of safety practices and procedures
  • Knowledge and skill in operating one or more gasoline, diesel, or electric powered wheeled vehicles with a GVW of more than 10,000 and up to 26,000 pounds, such as platform trucks, van trucks, stake trucks, dump trucks, passenger vans, shuttle buses, and cargo vans. Knowledge of techniques of loading, handling and safeguarding tools and equipment. Skill in using and maintaining hand power tools, such as seeders, spreaders, edgers, hedge trimmers, pruning shears, sprayers, spades, hoes, rakes, and mowers
  • Knowledge of traffic and safety regulations, practices, and procedures pertaining to motor vehicle operation. Ability to follow instructions, work orders, and specifications related to gardening, motor vehicle operation, and to perform preventive maintenance
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Douglas County Extension Assistant & Master Gardener Coordinator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work with the Horticulture agent and the Master Gardener Leadership Team to assist with the overall management and coordination of the county’s Colorado Master Gardener program
  • Coordinate recruiting, interviewing, and selection of volunteers for the Colorado Master Gardener program (CMG)
  • Assist the CMG program in the county with background checks and reference checks for potential volunteers
  • Maintain the Douglas County CMG volunteer database – volunteers, volunteer opportunities, postings. Train and assist volunteers in using the system
  • Coordinate and assist in the delivery of Colorado Master Gardener training and orientation
  • Develop and manage communication systems (email, website, social media) to ensure Master Gardeners are aware of opportunities, activities and responsibilities
  • Track Master Gardener budget, process debits and credits, and keep leadership team informed of balance and potential issues
  • Compile reports as requested, analyze data to identify trends
  • Assist with the development and distribution of program marketing material
  • Participate in statewide advisory meetings, distance learning training events, monthly web conferences, and annual conference events
  • Note: % of time assigned to this duty may be changed as the program develops
  • Track operating expenditures, supplies, equipment, repair, and maintenance materials, software agreements, service contracts, and reconcile JD Edwards routinely
  • Analyze and reconcile revenues
  • Track grant, appropriated and non-appropriated budgets by tracking expenses and income, and reconciling accounts with CSU Fiscal Office
  • Develop and manage event registrations, including invoicing, providing receipts, and online payment transactions for all Douglas County Extension programs
  • Orders, inventories, and tracks office, educational, and promotional supplies. Communicates with staff to determine need and purchases supplies as needed
  • Accounts billable and payable
  • Communicate with director and agents regularly regarding account status
  • Provide administrative and professional support to County Extension Director and the horticulture/small acreage agent
  • Arrange travel and reservations for all CSU Douglas County Extension employees
  • Request individual traveler’s reimbursement by preparing needed documentation for payment
  • Provide support and coordination for Extension meetings, educational programs, and activities
  • Prepare standard reports, special reports, operating expenditure summaries and project documentation
  • Prepare communication, manage Extension website, and ensure systems are in place to communicate with Extension program participants and stakeholders
  • Assure compliance with civil rights and affirmative action policies including reaching out to under-served and underrepresented audiences
  • Note: % of job assigned to this duty may be changed as the program develops
  • Clearly outline dates of employment and hours worked per week for each employment experience listed in the Work Experience section of the Application so that Human Resources can calculate full-time work experience
  • The APPLICATION is the only document that will be utilized to determine if minimum qualifications, as outlined in the job posting, have been met. The Application is considered to be the legal document on file; resumes will not be reviewed for minimum qualification requirements