Adkins Landscape Contracting LLC Crew Member, Gardener Brooklyn, NY · Full time

The Laborer/Crew Member, Gardener physically implements all landscape maintenance activities on the job site in accordance with pre-established work schedules, specifications, procedures, and standards of quality.



Grounds Maintenance:

  • Perform various landscaping tasks, including mowing, edging, weeding, and pruning.
  • Maintain lawns, flower beds, and other outdoor spaces to ensure they are visually appealing and well-kept.

Equipment Operation:

  • Operate and maintain landscaping equipment, such as lawnmowers, trimmers, and leaf blowers.
  • Ensure equipment is in good working order and report any issues promptly.

Planting and Irrigation:

  • Assist in planting flowers, trees, and shrubs according to landscape designs.
  • Monitor and operate irrigation systems to ensure proper watering of plants.

Safety and Compliance:

  • Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines when using equipment and handling chemicals.
  • Follow local regulations and environmental guidelines related to landscaping activities.

Team Collaboration:

  • Work collaboratively with other landscaping team members to complete projects efficiently.
  • Communicate effectively with supervisors and colleagues to coordinate tasks and address any challenges.



  • Previous experience in landscaping or groundskeeping roles is preferred.
  • Familiarity with common landscaping tools and equipment.

Physical Fitness:

  • Ability to perform physically demanding tasks in various weather conditions.
  • Stamina and strength to handle equipment and carry out manual labor.

Attention to Detail:

  • Strong attention to detail to ensure precision in landscaping tasks.
  • Ability to follow landscaping plans and designs accurately.

Time Management:

  • Efficient time management skills to complete tasks within deadlines.
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and schedules.

Communication Skills:

  • Basic communication skills to work effectively within a team.
  • Willingness to take direction and learn new techniques.

Additional Preferences:

  • Certification in landscaping or horticulture.
  • Knowledge of local plant species and their care requirements.
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Familiarity with sustainable and eco-friendly landscaping practices.


$17 - $18.5 per hour