NATIVE HAVENS LLC

​​Landscape and Garden Services with Horticultural Expertise

We're seeking a laborer who's interested in getting serious about horticulture!

Job Description/Duties:

- Assist with planting installations and garden maintenance (e.g. pruning, weeding, mulching, plant removal/demo, cleaning gardens, etc.)

 - Position is manual labor, but employee is expected to learn to identify weeds & native plants, and follow company techniques/procedures.

 - Job runs from early March to December (off January/February)

- Work will be primarily in Shepherdstown, WV (as well as surrounding area within approx. 50 mi radius)

- Compensation commensurate with experience

- Must be able to pass reference and background check

- 30 day trial period (to assess proficiency on job sites, etc.) at "starter wage" 


Ideal Candidate will:

 - Be hard working with good work ethic (i.e. self-motivated/self-starter)

 - Have good communication skills and ability to take specific direction from owner, production manager, and foreman

 - Demonstrate genuine interest in Ornamental Horticulture and have the ability/motivation to learn and identify garden plants/weeds 

- Have valid driver's license and own vehicle

 - Have the ability and motivation to perform very hard physical labor such as: digging, mulching, planting, raking, weeding, edging, pruning, pushing wheelbarrow up hills, etc. (even in very hot/humid, or cold weather).

 - Have the ability to lift and/or move 80 lbs. (or more) often, and kneel/squat/bend, etc. repeatedly and for extended periods (even in very hot/humid or cold weather)

 - Enjoy learning about plants and working outdoors in all weather conditions

Knowledge/Experience in the following a plus: Stonework, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Pruning, Gardening, Landscape Maintenance, Landscape Installation, Foreman, Botany, Ecological Landscaping, Ecology (or related Biological Field), Landscape Sales, Manual Labor


**If this sounds like a good fit for you, please reply through our "contact us" page. We'll get back to you within a few days and request that you have ready:

1. Resume

2. Cover Letter

3. References (three)