Walden Garden Services is an organic-based company focusing on landscape maintenance with some design & consultation. The position consists primarily of maintenance of residential and some small commercial properties in Seattle & the East Side (Woodinville, Kirkland, Edmonds, etc). In the spring & fall we do lawn work for existing clients but lawns are not our main focus. We also occasionally work on “special projects” such as plantings and mulching. We are in the process of transitioning from gas powered equipment to battery powered. Typically, we do not install hardscaping.
The position is currently part-time (1-2 days per week, typically 16-20 hrs/wk) and may eventually be full-time. Hours vary with the season. Duties include: organically weeding, pruning, raking, edging & mowing lawns, blowing. We also do organic seasonal lawn work, mulching, and planting on occasion. Must be able to lift 25 pounds on occasion. Experience not necessary but educational background in Horticulture is highly desirable.
• Be a clear communicator, personable with clients
• Comfortable working outdoors throughout the year
• Have a good work ethic
• Be detailed-oriented
• Have a passion for landscape maintenance
• Will be working on a crew but must be able to work independently once trained
Starting pay is $16-19 per hour DOE and education
Interested candidates please contact owner via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Include any relevant experience or education in email. Resumes & references appreciated.