Green City Growers
Director of Horticulture
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|Posted On:||Friday, 3rd November 2017|
600 Windsor Pl, Somerville, MA 02143
About Green City Growers
Green City Growers is New England’s premier urban farming company. We transform unused spaces into thriving urban farms, providing schools, homeowners, restaurants, businesses and communities with immediate access to nutritious food, while revitalizing city landscapes and inspiring self-sufficiency. Some of our clients include: Whole Foods Market, the Beverly Public School system, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston Properties, and b.good restaurants. We maintain Fenway Farms, a 5,000 square foot farm on the rooftop of Fenway Park. And there’s much more to come.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a hands-on team in a quickly growing company that is dedicated to helping bring sustainable food production into Boston and beyond!
About the Position
The Director of Horticulture oversees the planting and maintenance of GCG’s ~125 urban farm sites throughout the greater Boston area. They will manage the farm staff and delegate tasks in-house and on-site to ensure our gardens and services meet or exceed client expectations. The Director of Horticulture will collaborate and work to support GCG’s other departments (i.e., education, sales, administrative, and operations), ensuring efficiency and smoothness of work. Strong people skills and the ability to direct others respectfully and effectively are requirements. The Director of Horticulture must also keep a constant eye toward improving products and systems as GCG continues to grow.
Please attach a resume and cover letter to email@example.com outlining your experience and desire to be part of our team. Please, no calls or emails other than to this address.