The Horticulture Supervisor manages a team of 15 to create and maintain Calypso's incredible landscaping as part of the themes that are prevalent throughout our attractions.
The supervisor must have knowledge of the upkeep required for annual plants, some woody plants and ornamental gardens. He/she must be capable of managing a large property and have an understanding of turf maintenance and growing cycles.
A solid understanding of landscape design and construction is required for the creation and development of our greenspaces.
As part of the internal responsibility system at Calypso, supervisors are responsible to ensure the Health & Safety program is implemented and followed.
Supervisor is responsible for the safe operation and maintenance scheduling of landscape tools (trimmers, blowers), push mowers and ride-on mowers, and heavy equipment (eg. front-end loader).
In general, the supervisor should be familiar with ordering stock and maintaining an efficient inventory. Some knowledge of computers, spreadsheets and time & attendance trackers is necessary to complete the administrative duties of the position.
The Perennial Gardener
Feb 05, 2018