The Resort at Paws Up Landscaping Gardener - Summer 2021 in Greenough, Montana
Job Posting: Landscaping Gardener
ABOUT THE RESORT AT PAWS UP
The Resort at Paws Up is America’s premier luxury ranch resort. Set on a 37,000-acre ranch, Paws Up embodies the spirit of the American West with constant innovation and evolution to deliver the quintessential luxury experience for affluent and influential travelers from all over the world. It’s a family-owned and award-winning destination that truly inspires.
Join our team as a Landscaping Gardener! The Landscaping Gardeners assist in the planning, planting, maintenance of the flowers, trees, and plants around The Resort at Paws Up.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Organize, plan and participate in the maintenance of the flower and landscape beds.
Remove unwanted plants by manual, mechanical, or chemical means.
Prune a variety of vegetation to improve visual appeal and health.
Perform tasks of planting flowers, bulbs, shrubs and trees.
Perform tasks of daily watering of flowers and other plants as well as pruning and deadheading.
Maintain the health of the plant by removing dead and diseased tissue and encourage reblooming by removing dead flowers.
Plant and maintain seasonal color barrels.
Install new planting designs.
Use safely and respect company tools, vehicles, equipment and repot damage or problems to department supervisor.
Trim and prune all hedges, shrubbery and perennials.
Maintain all planting which includes watering, weeding, fertilizing, and general upkeep.
Perform hand digging, lifting, and physical work where needed.
Operate light maintenance equipment authorized by supervisor.
Clean the maintenance areas daily.
Operate various mowers, string trimmers, and light maintenance equipment.
Maintain fuel and fluid levels for all types of equipment daily.
Complete all Landscaping duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
High school diploma, GED or vocational training or job-related course work
Previous experience in proper pruning techniques and identifying plant pests and diseases
Excellent communication skills and organizational skills
Valid State Driver’s License
The positions offered are seasonal located in Greenough, MT. The Resort at Paws Up offers great benefits including shuttle opportunities from Missoula, MT, carpool reimbursement, free lunches, employee discounts, and more! For more information about Paws Up, visit www.pawsup.com.
$11.50/ hr.; plus $5.00 bonus
The Resort at Paws Up provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.