Job Post

Assistant Gardener

Posted on January 8, 2021

Oeno Gallery/ Huff Estate Winery is seeking a gardener/ landscaper with an interest in art and sculpture for the 2021 season and beyond to further develop and maintain the gardens surrounding the Oeno Gallery and Huff Estates property.

Responsibilities

  • New landscaping and planting as required
  • Garden and grounds maintenance including pruning, weeding, watering, mowing and clean-up.
  • Proficient use of hand tools, mowers, weed-trimmers, rototillers and other equipment
  • Maintenance of the garden equipment
  • Keeping all areas safe for the public
  • Welcoming/ interacting with visitors to the garden
  • Cleaning and maintaining all sculptures on property
  • Assisting staff and sculpture artist’s installation of their work

Skills + Experience

Minimum 2 years experience working in public gardens or in commercial/residential landscape maintenance operations, including:

  • General understanding of plant care and installation
  • Working knowledge of common types of landscape plants
  • Physical stamina for daily outdoor work through the season
  • Good sense of planting presentation
  • Reliability and willingness to commit for the season
  • Experience operating small gardening machinery
  • Ability to interact pleasantly with the public
  • An interest in sculpture and art

Compensation: Commensurate with experience.
Start Date: Mid- April (weather dependent)

Apply by email ONLY to Dana Charles, dcharles@oenogallery.com
with subject line: Assistant Gardener – Sculpture Garden


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