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Green Thumb looking for Residential Landscape Gardener


Green Thumb Inc

Green Thumb, Inc. is a small, family-oriented residential landscape design, installation, and maintenance firm in the downtown Fort Lauderdale, Florida, area. Green Thumb specializes in native landscapes but also offers many other landscape styles. Go to to explore the company, their culture and the services they offer.

This job requires the following skills and duties:

• Basic Plant Knowledge & ID skills
• Experience with landscape and garden maintenance jobs including:
• Weeding
• Trimming & Pruning
• Electric & Manual hedge trimming
• Blowing off hard surfaces
• Lawn mowing, edging, weed-eating (we do very little of this)
• Equipment cleaning, sharpening and general maintenance
• Landscape installation experience jobs including:
• Digging holes and installing plants
• Unloading trucks
• Mulching
• Hauling plants, dirt, mulch, gravel, rocks, sod, etc.
• Clearing of ground in preparation for installation of landscapes.
• Clearing up & Hauling debris
• Personal Skills and Conditions:
• Working in a team & alone
• Self-motivated
• Able to follow written and verbal directions and instructions
• Daily Record Keeping
• Manage time effectively
• Able to lift up to 75 lbs.
• Able to bend, crouch, kneel, and crawl
• Ability to handle/endure high heat.

Pay commensurate with experience in the range of $15-$18 per hour.
Training and certification assistance in horticulture.
This is an apprenticeship opportunity to learn the trade with further potential available.
Hours are Monday through Friday from 8am-5pm with occasional Saturdays.
Must be able to be on time and have reliable transportation to the shop.

PLEASE email your resume with a note about your interest and a professional reference to