Seeking Assistant Gardener – Aronimink Golf Club

Aronimink Golf Club seeks an experienced Assistant Gardener to join our team for the upcoming 2022 season.  Work in a beautiful setting and take pride in doing what you love!  We are a certified Audubon International site, and continue to enhance our landscapes through environmental stewardship.  Come share your talent with us!

Job Title: Assistant Gardener

Job Type: Full-time, Seasonal

Salary: $16-18 depending on experience

The Assistant Gardener’s responsibilities include:

  • Annual flower installation and maintenance (beds and containers)
  • Installation and maintenance of herbaceous and woody plants
  • Mulching, weeding, and pruning
  • Composting
  • Assisting with integrated pest management

Job Requirements:

Work both as a team member or independently, do physical work including bending, stooping, climbing a ladder, be able to lift 50 lbs., and work in varying weather conditions (heat and light rain).  The work schedule includes some weekends during the peak season, and exposure to biting insects and poison ivy can occur.  A degree in horticulture, landscape design, or work experience in this area is a benefit.

Description of setting:

Aronimink Golf Club is a private country club located in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania.  It ranks as one of the top one hundred courses in the United States, and has hosted seven major tournaments.  The grounds are comprised of 300 acres including a historic clubhouse, tennis and fitness center, and pool house.  The Greens department, which oversees the course and landscaped areas, is housed in a newly designed, state of the art, facility.

Benefits: Health Insurance, 401k, Professional Development Assistance, and Complimentary lunch.

If interested, please send letter of inquiry and/or resume to:

Julie Morse, Garden Manager