Do you love plants and developing gardens? Want to work in a team that takes great pride in what they do?

We are looking for Horticulturists and Gardeners to join our team.

Secret Gardens designs, builds and maintains gardens. We employ over 45 talented, passionate (and lovely) people.

The opportunity

We are looking for a Horticulturist/Gardener to join our Horticulture division. Working in a team of two, you will be responsible for maintaining and developing our clients’ gardens and bringing them to the Secret Gardens standard.

Joining Secret Gardens, you will work on varied projects from South Sydney to the Eastern Suburbs and Northern Beaches. We have great clients that trust in what we do. We also design and build beautiful gardens that the Horticulture team brings to life. You will expand your skills and learn from your peers. Your tasks will include but not be limited to planting, pruning, weeding, lawn services, fertilising, and general garden care.

Who we are looking for?

  • To be part of Secret Gardens, you need to love what you do, which shows in your work
  • Hort III certificate is preferred but not essential if you have practical experience of having worked in a nursery or similar business
  • You have a sound knowledge of plants, pests & diseases
  • You are comfortable working with tools, including working on ladders
  • Current driver’s license required; ideally you have your own transport
  • You love to be outdoors, and rainy days don’t bother you
  • You are positive, passionate and honest, with a strong work ethic

What we can offer you?

  • Great working environment and company culture: You will work as part of a team of two or three and interact with the broader team as needed.
  • Opportunity to be part of a skilled team where you will strengthen your skills
  • Career progression for employees that demonstrate ability, passion and values consistent with the company culture
  • Exposure to a variety of high-end projects – each garden is unique
  • You will join a strong, stable company with a great culture.

About Us:

Secret Gardens is a well-respected and award-winning garden design, construction and horticulture company. We have built a solid reputation for creative designs, a high standard of work and excellent customer service.

We turn 30 this year, and the business continues to grow. You will be part of an inspirational, busy and dynamic environment. Our head office is a renovated warehouse in Botany. Our culture is flexible, encouraging and enjoyable. The team you will join is passionate, creative and talented. We reward people that show initiative, and career progression is evident in many of our managers joining the company in different roles. It is a wonderful environment to work in.

If you’re interested, click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your CV in pdf format.

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