Boca Grove Golf Club is excited to announce the exceptional
career opportunity of Horticulturist. Qualified candidates will
thrive in a hospitality environment and be highly focused on
providing superior service.
Key Responsibilities of the Horticulturalist:
-Oversees the care and maintenance of the turf, ornamental plants,
shrubs, and trees on the facility grounds including pruning,
trimming, root feeding and pest control.
-Directs and assists the staff on the planting of new vegetation,
the replacement and spraying of trees and shrubs, and tending to
high stress areas especially during the summer months.
-Develops detailed annual plans for the seasonal rotation of
plants, flowers, etc., in the facility's various landscaped areas
and flowerbeds resulting in fresh, eye-catching and pleasant flower
and plant displays.
-Stays attuned with current fertilizer and pesticide application.
Participates in the application of fertilizers and pesticides
-Oversees the preparation of soil plant beds, established by seed
or transplants, and maintains annual perennial flowers in
aesthetically pleasing arrangements.
-Oversees the operation of mechanical and power equipment utilized
in the maintenance of ornamental plants and trees.
-Coordinates snow removal (where applicable).
-Assists the Manager in interviewing, hiring, training, planning,
assigning, and directing work, evaluating performance, rewarding,
and disciplining associates; addressing complaints and resolving
-Assists in the management of department members that may include,
but is not limited to: Landscapers, Foreman.
-Assures that effective orientation and training are given to each
new associate. Assists in developing ongoing training programs.
-Assists in monitoring business volume forecast and plans
accordingly in areas of manpower, productivity, costs and other
-Incorporates safe work practices in job performance.
-Performs other duties as required.
Minimum Qualifications for the Horticulturalist:
-College degree in Agronomy; and six months to one year related
experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education
-Valid Driver's License, Pesticide Application License.
-Country Club experience preferred.