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
  • FINE GARDENING CREW MEMBERS
  • 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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FINE GARDENING CREW MEMBERS:
If you enjoy working outside and have the experience and knowledge needed to maintain gardens we would love to have you join our landscape crew. The applicant will work under the direction of an experienced garden supervisor.
Requirements:
– Valid CT license and clean driving record preferred but not required.
– Some experience in horticulture or closely related field (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