man and nature in a way that benefits both. Callaway Resort &
Gardens is not just a fun place to visit, it's a fun place to
Gardener Level 1 is an entry level position in the Gardens
Operations department that will participate and be a part of a
horticulture and landscape maintenance team within an assigned
in Horticulture/Landscaping helpful. Must have a valid driver's
license. Must complete WPS training within 5 days of hire or have a
current GA commercial pesticide license.
hours sometimes required. Potentially hard physical labor, lifting
up to 50 pounds occasionally, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling
or otherwise moving objects. Ability to stand, squat and/or kneel
for long periods of time. Ability to work outdoors in all types of
weather. Ability to operate small tools, lawn and gardening
equipment. Ability to operate heavy equipment preferred.
able to positively motivate and lead a team, conveying information
and ideas clearly and effectively so that ownership of high levels
of guest service is understood to be the role of each individual
able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action
quickly and accurately Be able to work well in high-pressure
situations while maintaining composure and objectivity, including
the ability to listen carefully to and resolve guest issues to the
satisfaction of the affected guests
able to identify potential guest issues and then develop
methodologies to prevent or limit the impact of those guest issues
during the course of guest visits. Be able to assimilate complex
information and data for various sources and consider, adjust or
modify to meet the constraints of the particular need
able to effectively listen to, understand, and clarify concerns and
issues raised by team members and guests. Be able to work with and
understand financial information and data and perform basic math
with all guests and all team members, at all times, in a friendly,
service-oriented manner. Maintains regular attendance in compliance
with Callaway Gardens' standards, as required by scheduling that
will vary according to the needs of Callaway Gardens' business
levels to include some holidays and weekends.
high standards of personal appearance and grooming to include
wearing a nametag when working. Complies at all times with Callaway
standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient
operations. Maintains a friendly and warm demeanor at all times
with both team members and guests.
accurate records to include pesticide application logs. Reports
needs for materials and equipment to direct supervisor. Keeps
assigned small tools clean and in good repair.
the horticultural standards of Callaway Gardens with a sense of
urgency and focus with attention to detail in an efficient and
productive manner. Practices proper horticultural techniques to
include planting, watering, weeding, pruning, pest control, dead
heading, and plant identification.
equipment properly and in a safe manner. Insures equipment used is
cleaned and properly maintained. Prioritizes daily tasks and weekly
projects with direction from department supervisor. Works with
volunteers as needed.
to work with little or no supervision. Follows instructions,
written or verbal. Attend all meetings/training as required by
supervisor or manager. Performs other duties as assigned by
supervisor or management.
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