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Posted: Thu, November 7, 2019

newtown square job

Email: befveggarden@gmail.com

Private Estate in Newtown Square, PA seeks a year round full-time gardener to work in a large vegetable garden under the direction of the Vegetable Garden Manager

Education/Experience:

Formal education in horticulture or related field with a strong interest in growing vegetables

or several years experience working in community supported agriculture, small scale farming or as a market gardener

Familiarity with vegetable plant pests and organic control methods

Responsibilities/Requirements:

Weeding, harvesting, planting, watering, fertilizing, prepping produce, pest control and assisting with various other tasks as needed

Must have the ability to lift 50 pounds, to walk, kneel, bend for long periods of time, and engage in other strenuous tasks as necessary

Ability to use a variety of hand and power operated tools

Willingness to work outside in all weather conditions

Must have a strong work ethic and great attention to detail

Must possess a PA pesticide applicators license or be willing to obtain one

This position is 40 hours a week and may include a weekend day

Benefits are included

A valid driver’s license and a background check are required

Salary is commensurate with experience