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Nevis, West Indies
Posted: Thursday, January 24, 2013
Horticultural Manager - Nevis
Large property in Nevis, West Indies (Small Caribbean island next to St. Kitts) seeking horticultural manager to manage horticultural operations on a large, diverse property.
Responsibilities include managing 10-14 team members who maintain the property to the highest horticultural standards, organizing administrative aspects of the gardens, assisting in the gardens, and realizing the owner’s requests. The property includes a beach property currently under development with an intensely planted tropical garden and another property on the face of a mountain. The owner is a passionate plants person who is very involved in the gardens and land management.
We are looking for someone with good supervisory skills who has at least five years of horticultural and land management experience. The candidate should be a good plants person with attention to detail. Must have proven leadership ability with strong communication skills, good organizational skills, and experience with contractors.
Knowledge of tropical plants, equipment maintenance, and sourcing materials for ongoing projects helpful.
Excellent salary, benefits, vehicle and housing.
Please send salary requirements and resume with cover letter to Casey Larson at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information