Professional Gardener for Fine Gardening Company

Hiring Organization: Deer & Gardens
Employment type: Seasonal
Job Location: Milford, MI
Application Deadline: May 31, 2017

General Information

Job title: Professional Gardener for Fine Gardening Company

Job location: Oakland and/or Livingston County, Michigan

Compensation: Starting at $18 hourly

Job Category: Estate Gardeners/Gardeners

Job Description

Job opportunity for budding horticulturists:

  • Dig deep into your passion for horticulture and healthy environmental practices
  • Learn to collaborate creatively with the team in areas of design and problem solving
  • Gain practical experience in garden maintenance and design
  • Perfect environmental conditions for cultivating your entrepreneurial spirit
  • Work outside in nature with fellow plant geeks

Based in Milford, Michigan and serving the surrounding communities, Deer & Gardens is a professional gardening firm that designs, creates, and maintains gardens for homeowners who want more than the standard landscape and who are passionate about enjoying an outdoor living space that enhances their lifestyle. At Deer & Gardens, we believe that it is of utmost importance to not only create inspiring gardens but also to foster caring and enjoyable relationships among our work staff and with our clients.

Job Requirements
Deer & Gardens is seeking positive, motivated individuals with a passion to learn and excel in the horticulture industry to assist with all aspects of garden design and maintenance. Horticulture students and graduates are invited to apply. Internships are also welcome.

Job tasks include

  • routine maintenance of garden beds and containers,
  • care and hand pruning of annuals, perennials, shrubs, vines and groundcovers,
  • installation of small scale vegetable gardens,
  • installation of new gardens made up of small trees, shrubs, perennials and annuals
  • collaborative brainstorming and planning of new garden designs and renovations

Core requirements include:

  • Eye for detail and strong commitment to customer satisfaction
  • Fundamental understanding of garden maintenance
  • True love of the outdoors and a desire to create beauty in the landscape
  • Desire to contribute to a caring and pleasant working environment
  • Ability to life 50 lbs and work under all weather conditions

Please check out our website for more information about Deer & Gardens: at

To apply send resume to: For more information call Pamela at 248-515-6918 and review our website at