Employment

Join the Torrison Stone & Garden team! Candidates for consideration must have prior experience who are reliable and hard working and enjoy working outdoors.
These are full time positions for our >2019 season. Don’t delay as we will be conducting interviews and filling these positions immediately. We are hiring for the following positions:

  • LANDSCAPE & MOWING SUPERVISORS
  • LANDSCAPE & MOWING LABORERS
  • FINE GARDENING SUPERVISORS
  • MASTER STONE MASONS
  • STONE MASONS
  • MACHINE OPERATORS

JOB REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL AVAILABLE POSITIONS:
– Must be able to work long hours during the busy season. Including Saturdays when necessary.
– Compensation depends on experience.
– Must have own transportation to and from our facility in Durham, CT.
– These positions require physical activity on a daily basis. The applicant must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

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LANDSCAPE & MOWING SUPERVISORS:
This position will supervise our landscaping/planting crews.
– Must be fluent in English. The ability to speak and understand Spanish is a plus.
Requirements:
– Valid CT license and clean driving record required.
– Prior experience supervising and managing a landscaping crew.
– Ability to drive a truck with a trailer. CDL A license helpful but not required.
– Ability to solve problems in the field, manage deadlines and complete work correctly the first time.
– General knowledge of plant material, landscape practices, plant & sod installation, cleanups, mulching, pruning and seeding.
– Experienced tractor operation and finish grading.

*Also hiring for MACHINE OPERATORS*

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LANDSCAPE & MOWING LABORERS:
Ideal candidates must be hard working, responsible individuals with prior landscaping and/or mowing experience who enjoy working outdoors.
Requirements:
– Valid CT license and clean driving record a plus.
– Previous landscaping or mowing experience.

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FINE GARDENING SUPERVISORS:
We are looking for applicants who are reliable, highly self-motivated, and hard working to supervise and manage the Fine Gardening Crew.
Requirements:
– Valid CT license and clean driving record required.
– Must be fluent in English. The ability to speak and understand Spanish is a plus.
– Prior experience supervising and managing a crew preferred.
– 2+ years experience in landscaping & associate degree in horticulture preferred (but not required).
– Must have knowledge of the characteristic, growth habits, & proper maintenance requirements for a wide variety of annuals, perennials, shrubs & ornamental trees. Regular tasks to be included are planting, pruning, deadheading, weeding, transplanting, and general cleanup.
– Must be able to bend, kneel, and climb ladders throughout the day.

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MASTER STONE MASONS & STONE MASONS

Looking for masons skilled in using bricks, concrete blocks, concrete, as well as natural and man-made stones to build retaining walls, walkways, patios, abutments, outdoor stone fireplaces, outdoor kitchens, stairs, and other masonry structures. Responsible for a wide range of supervisory duties, including but not limited to the supervision of several other employees performing various tasks. Two years of prior experience as a stone mason required.

Requirements:

• Must have own transportation to and from our facility in Durham.
• Valid CT license and clean driving record a plus
• Must be able to follow architectural plans and drawings.
• Must possess sufficient math skills for measuring areas accurately

If interested in any of these positions, please respond with your resume detailing work history to Alyssa Mancuso at Alyssa@torrisonstone.com or stop in to our showroom and fill out an application