Careers

weed eatingGreenscapes is growing.  We regularly have a need for more staff.

Greenscapes aims to be an excellent employer.  We are an ambitious, hard-working company.  We pay well in comparison to our industry.  We have a great health and safety record.  We provide equal opportunities and treat all employees fairly.  Many of our employees have worked at Greenscapes for years.

Job vacancies which arise include laborers, drivers, pruners, mowers, weeders, installers, crew leaders and managers.

If you are interested in joining Greenscapes, leave your details here and we will contact you when job vacancies arise.   You may also upload a copy of your resume.

 


Current Openings:

Account Manager

We are looking for a ‘hungry’, enthusiastic junior manager to manage a portfolio of client accounts – in the first instance, single family homes and small commercial contracts. The successful person needs to visit clients, deal with problems and complaints, identify opportunities to sell additional services, keep accurate records, confirm conversations in well written emails and follow issues through to conclusion.

Greenscapes is committed to extensive computerization and the chosen candidate will have excellent administration skills as well as the ability to talk confidently and clearly to people s/he has just met.  Preference will be given to applicants who in addition to those essential skills also have some horticultural knowledge.

 Essential Skills and Experience

  • Hold current driving license (insurable)
  • Able to report to work daily at Greenscapes’ premises at 3815 N Osprey Avenue in Sarasota, FL
  • Able to work one week 6.45 am to 3.15 pm and next week 9.30 am to 6.00 pm
  • Experience of presenting her/himself and speaking with people s/he has just met in a confident manner
  • Able to explain issues clearly, simply and with respect to a wide variety of people
  • Experience of writing professional business emails and letters
  • Experience of using Word to create and complete documents and spreadsheets
  • Able to use all basic Word facilities such as mail merge, tables and inserting images
  • Experience of working in a methodical way to follow up and follow through jobs and issues to prompt conclusion
  • Able to work at pace, to complete a high quantity of work in a short amount of time and to use time as effectively as possible
  • Able to maintain an eye for detail, checking his/her work before finishing

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Experience of working in a horticultural business, such as another landscaping company, an arborist, nursery, farm, etc.
  • Able to identify and name common Floridian flowers, shrubs, bushes and trees
  • Able to recognize when a landscape is well-tended or not looking its best and know what needs to be done to improve its appearance
  • Able to recognize common Floridian pests and diseases and their effects on plants

 

Irrigation Technician

We are looking for an experienced, reliable, honest and hardworking Irrigation Specialist to join our team. 

We are a growing, full service horticultural company working in the Sarasota, Manatee, Venice area.  We provide mowing, pruning, weeding, irrigation and fertilization services to both commercial and residential customers. 

If you are the successful applicant you will become a full time, year round member of our team, responsible for managing the installation and maintenance of horticultural irrigation systems. 

The Irrigation Specialist’s main duties are:

  • To manage a business book of commercial and residential customers who have contracted us to provide regular (monthly, bi-monthly or quarterly) irrigation system inspections and repairs
  • To undertake major repairs and new installations

 The successful applicant must be able to:

  • Drive and have a reasonable driving record
  • Keep accurate records of his/her work
  • Speak, read and write English

 

 


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