DIRECTOR OF FINE GARDENING

Mom’s Design Build is most award-winning Design Build firm in Minnesota! The “Mom’s” name comes from the belief we hold that people matter. We are growing and looking for a Landscape Designer to join our already amazing team. Applicants must LOVE working with people, be able to wear many hats in one day, be enthusiastic and have excellent communications skills.

Reporting to the Director of Operations, the Director of Fine Gardening is accountable for the planning, coordination and administration of all Fine Gardening Management responsibilities. The Director also has the responsibility to motivate and lead an efficient and productive crew while overseeing all activities on the job site while maintaining communication with the client.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Be honest, respectful, self-motivated, and organized

  • Manage and motivate people

  • Demonstrate outstanding communication skills

  • Know materials, methods, and skills used in various landscapes common to the Midwest region

  • Horticulture degree or two years experience in Garden Management or related field

  • Ability to proficiently operate various machinery

  • Enforce good safety practices

  • Have a good driving record

  • Pass DOT drug screen

  • Read, speak and understand English

  • Ability to work indoors and outdoors in a variety of weather conditions

  • Remain in a standing or sitting position for extended periods of time

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. to shoulder height

  • Ability to traverse over rough, uneven or rocky surfaces

CLIENT MANAGEMENT:

  • New sales and contract renewal of Maintenance clients

  • Scheduling and billing of Maintenance clients

  • Maintain Client properties including gardens, ponds, lawn, hardscapes, containers, lighting, etc..

  • Keep and maintain accurate records (time, materials used, design plan, receipts, etc.)

  • Provide clients with exceptional customer service at all times

  • Management, sales, and billing responsibility for sub-contractors on Maintenance properties

  • Annual design and plantings including garden design, installation, and maintenance

  • Project work such as pruning, replacement planting, and mulching

  • Ability to read a landscape design and install small landscape projects

  • Coordinate and install palm trees

  • Coordinate, install, maintain installed ponds, which includes the following: pond start-up and shut-down

  • Fish sales, coordination, delivery and care

  • Water plant sales, coordination and delivery

  • Seasonal/holiday decorating

  • Coordinate snow plowing/sanding

EMPLOYEE DEVELOPMENT:

  • Assist with recruitment and hiring of Fine Gardening Crew

  • Conduct new employee orientation and training

  • Ongoing training and supervision of staff engaged in Fine Gardening management

  • Communicate and manage people diverse in language, ability, educational levels and experience

  • Enforce company policies and procedures while being a positive role model

  • Assess employee performance and assist with career development/enrichment events

MOM’S OFFICE SITE MANAGEMENT:

  • Nursery care including pruning, organization, inventory, irrigation, etc.

  • Up keep of vehicles, tools, and equipment assigned to Maintenance crew

  • Schedule Office Site Maintenance; watering, mowing, pruning, plant care, special events or decor

STRATEGIC PLANNING & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT:

  • Create new systems for maintenance customers

  • Help with marketing and development of Maintenance division

  • Continuously work to improve operations, efficiency

COMPENSATION:

  • Pay range depending on experience & qualifications—opportunity for sales bonus’ available

  • Great benefits for full-time year-round

  • Friendly work environment

  • Career training and advancement

  • Health insurance

  • Paid vacation

  • Retirement plan

  • Company BBQs

  • Compensation and advancement are results oriented

Job Type: Full-time

INTERIOR DESIGNER

INTERIOR DESIGNER

DIRECTOR OF FINE GARDENING

DIRECTOR OF FINE GARDENING

PROPERTY MANAGER

PROPERTY MANAGER

PROFESSIONAL GARDENER

PROFESSIONAL GARDENER

LEAD CARPENTER

LEAD CARPENTER

CARPENTER

CARPENTER

LANDSCAPE CREW LEAD

LANDSCAPE CREW LEAD

LANDSCAPE ASSISTANT CREW LEAD

LANDSCAPE ASSISTANT CREW LEAD

LANDSCAPE CREW MEMBER

LANDSCAPE CREW MEMBER

LANDSCAPE DELIVERY DRIVER

LANDSCAPE DELIVERY DRIVER

GENERAL APPLICATION

GENERAL APPLICATION

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Mom's & Design Build

12275 Weckman Road
Shakopee, MN, 55379
United States

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