Salary Range - $54,267 - $63,856
This position is in the City of Greenbelt’s Public Works Department. Provides and manages all aspects of landscape installation and maintenance, including the care of all trees for the City. Supervises the horticulture crew; plans, schedules and assigns daily work; inspects and evaluates work and counsels crew members on ways to improve performance; participates in selection of crew members and their training; initiates disciplinary actions; keeps records as to supplies and materials used. Responds and resolve citizens’ concerns, complaints or disputes concerning hazardous trees. Executes landscape designs; supervises installation of outdoor gardens and indoor plant displays. Manages sidewalk emergency snow and ice removal. Minimum Qualifications: Associate level degree or equivalent; and four to five years of progressively responsible experience in horticulture; or any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job. Licenses and Certifications: Maryland Commercial Driver’s License Class B, Maryland Pesticide Applicators License, Advance Landscape Plan IPM PHC, Basic Tree Climbing, Pruning and Safety. The City provides a generous fringe benefit package including medical, dental, life and retirement plans. To view the job class specification, summary of benefits and to apply, log onto www.greenbeltmd.gov. A City of Greenbelt application is required.