Landscaping Assistant Wanted 30-32 hrs. per week. (Fort Collins)

compensation: 18 - 20 DOE
I’m looking for a strong motivated landscaping assistant for a small family run landscaping company here in Fort Collins. We maintain and create gardens in the front range area primarily in the Fort Collins area. I am looking to hire an independent contractor/contract employe, part time, for the current season and beyond. This could turn into a permanent gig down the road.We do not do any mowing or lawn maintenance. We are currently hiring for Spring cleanups and installations. Please have a clean driving record and reliable transportation. I am happy to train someone but some working knowledge of horticulture and landscape maintenance is preferred.

I will be returning emails and calls in the evenings mostly so please be patient with me.

Applicants should have the following:

• Can lift 50lbs. when needed.
• A positive attitude.
• An ability to problems solve on site.
• Knowledge of plants and horticulture.
• Skill at maintenance and gardening.
• Eye for detail and patience for detail oriented work.
• A clean appearance for a professional work setting.
• The ability to take notes and direction to carry out tasks.
• Non-smoker is preferred.
• Courteous and outgoing to customers and vendors.
• A desire to learn and grow.
• Punctual and professional at all times.

This position starts at $18-$20 per hour, DOE. There will be raises for quality work and growth over time. I’m looking for somebody that I can invest in that will grow with the company and take on more responsibilities over time.

If this sounds like it could be a good match please email me the following:

Your name, age and experience accompanied with a recent photograph.
Please include all past jobs and experience in horticulture or the service industry.

Thank you for your time!

post id: 7747470793


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