Horticulture Technician Resume Samples

A Horticulture Technician grows plants and herbs for educational, medicinal, research, or aesthetic purposes. A well-drafted Horticulture Technician Resume mentions the following duties and responsibilities – growing plants in a nursery, and outdoor garden, or on a landscaped plot, maintaining the plants through planting, fertilizing and trimming for proper maintenance, working for golf courses and other outdoor environments to develop landscaping plans, determining which flow or plant would be best for the look; installing irrigation systems, and undertaking responsibility for all aspects of designing and maintaining the use of plants.

These professionals don’t need any specific degree. However, most of the companies prefer those with a high school degree or equivalent. Most companies require employees to know all aspects of caring for and maintaining plants and have knowledge of standard business practices.

Horticulture Technician Resume example

Horticulture Technician Resume

Headline : An enterprising and results-driven professional with a successful record of accomplishment in landscape horticulture, electronics, inventory/supply chain management, troubleshooting, recruiting, plan implementation and customer service.

Skills : Customer Service, Sales, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Customer Relations, Horticulture.

Description :

    1. Maintained all trees, shrubs, perennial, and annual beds by hand weeding, mulching and application of herbicides.
    2. Fertilized and pre-emergent applied to all tree, shrub beds at the appropriate times Maintain all suckering trees and shrubs by removing all sucker growth at the base by hand pruning and ensuring they are not sprayed by herbicide.
    3. Inspected all trees and shrubs regularly for pests and diseases, spraying them in accordance with guidelines set by the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service.
    4. Designed and planted the annual All American Selections Flower Beds for the arboretum.
    5. Designed and planted new rose bed for the Arboretum.
    6. Designed and planted a flag bed for the designed, researched, and planted grass blends for turf grass demonstration area.
    7. Made an employee and safety training manual for the incoming Horticulture Technician Internship employees which aided training and reduced labor times.
    8. Provided safety and horticulture training to all incoming interns as well as acting as team lead by assigning daily tasks 2016 Assisted in updating the arboretum map, website and plant labels, by inventorying the trees and shrubs throughout the arboretum.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AAS


Horticulture Technician Resume

Summary : Have a strong background in excellent customer service, great decision making and problem solving and exceptional organizational skills which has prepared me for a position in a work environment that is creative and fast paced.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Sales, Graphic Design, Communication, Organization.

Description :

    1. Responsible for horticultural care and maintenance of the plant collection ensuring a healthy, aesthetically pleasing display of plants.
    2. Designed, purchased or propagated plants, and install displays for seasonal interest.
    3. Worked with a variety of native, waterside, and wildlife attracting plants.
    4. Maintained irrigation systems to effectively provide healthy plants and minimize water use.
    5. Knowledge of the classification and requirements of sub-tropical plants in interior plant settings.
    6. Collaborated with bird care staff on exhibit plants to improve bird habitat, replace plants, and communicate horticulture practices such as watering, pruning, and weeding for increased success.
    7. Maintained records, files, and inventory pertinent to areas of responsibilities.
    8. Interacted with visitors daily in a courteous and friendly manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Horticulture


Horticulture Technician Resume

Headline : Leverages strong analytical talents and unparalleled technical proficiency to identify issues and developing best practices. A cost-conscious and detail-oriented producer with a proven aptitude for increasing the bottom-line. An interpersonal and dependable leader who maximizes workforce efficiency.

Skills : Public Speaking, Team Building, Organizational Development, Customer Service, Leadership Training, Military, Microsoft Office, Training Development, Electrical, HVAC, Sales, Quality Assurance.

Description :

    1. Pest tech licenced horticulture ground keeper Accomplishments Have many licences in pest control have collage degree in science aguculter.
    2. Greenhouse maintenance, grounds keeping, indoor/outdoor plant care, planted seeds & cuttings, prepared soil, watered & fertilized plants, propagation.
    3. Plant Care, Customer Service, Sales.
    4. Maintained Plants for Many Businesses, Offices, and Clinics.
    5. Maintained the health and beauty of interior plants at assigned accounts Cleaning, shining, trimming, and replacing plants when necessary.
    6. Responsible for landscape care in the Kid Zone.
    7. Worked closely with educators to share nature with visitors, perennial garden design, maintenance, and installation, butterfly garden.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Organizational

Horticulture Technician Resume

Objective : Quick learner, self starter, team player, dependable, punctual, and highly organized. Handle pressure well in a fast-past environment; and have the ability to lead and motivate coworkers. Work experiences include managing small and large-scale projects with little or no supervision.

Skills : Cultures, Color's Of Skin, Ages, Social Classes, Physically Disabled.

Description :

    1. Cared for plants of research and teaching collections; propagated and inventoried plants; applied beneficial organisms to control pests and assisted.
    2. Scouting for bugs, planting, shipping and receiving plants, weeding and planting; taking care of plants.
    3. Selected out of horticulture student body to work as a technician in the Wilkes Community College endowed gardens/greenhouses providing all aspects.
    4. Became technician of choice for varied horticulture projects such as installation, design, and maintenance which required a high degree.
    5. Created landscape designs which were chosen for installation in WCC gardens.
    6. Researched and wrote plant care material as well as assisted in instruction of horticulture skills.
    7. Maintenance, basic plant care(dead head, seasonal perps with annuals and perrineles) customer service and answering plant questions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
A.A.S.

Horticulture Technician Resume

Objective : Pursuing an entry-level Horticulture Technician position where I can contribute to the goals of the organization and further my professional development.

Skills : In Reflecting Back At The Various Job Positions, Encountered A Wide Variety Of People. From Different Countries, Cultures, Color's Of Skin, Ages, Social Classes, Physically Disabled.

Description :

    1. Provided horticultural services and a high level of customer service to professional and residential properties.
    2. Drove company vehicle to accounts meeting all time constraints.
    3. Involved in all business aspects including: sales, ordering, delivery and installation, customer relations and high quality interior and exterior .
    4. Field technician for Portland's largest plant leasing company.
    5. Acted as a liaison between clients and the sales department.
    6. Provided excellent customer service.
    7. Involved in all business aspects including: sales, ordering, delivery and installation, customer relations and high quality interior and exterior .
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
A.A.S.

Horticulture Technician Resume

Objective : To achieve career employment with an established company. Self-motivated, goal oriented, dependable, honest, reliable, and hard working. work well with others or alone.

Skills : Basic Computer includng Microsoft Office, Written and verbal communication, Organizational, Problem solving.

Description :

    1. Treat shrubs and trees with insect and disease control.
    2. One on one problem solving with customers.
    3. Mix chemicals to correct and environmental safety levels.
    4. Treated beds with weed control.
    5. Limed and sprayed lawns with weed control.
    6. Customer service set-up calls at end of day.
    7. Measured lawns and write up price estimates for lawn and shrub bed sales and services.
    8. Weekly office maintenance, clean up.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Horticulture Technician Resume

Headline : Hard-working, motivated, self-starter where my diverse military background, 4 years of college education, 2 years of Science Education, hydroponic and aquaponic experience, and technology knowledge will benefit company operational efficiency and allow room for growth, as well as the development of Employees.

Skills : Personal Experience In Horticulture, Heirloom Vegetables And Culinary Herbs, Specializing In Propagation, Sprouts, And Microgreens, Hydroponic Knowledge, Pest Control Management For Plants, Organic Methods Of Growing Aquaponics.

Description :

    1. Started Seeds and propagated cuttings Monday and Tuesday Mornings.
    2. Feed fish and inspect Blue Gill and Channel Catfish for health.
    3. Harvested greens and fruits on Friday as well as packaged them for delivery.
    4. Helped Setup Greenhouse and propagation flood and drain tables.
    5. Checked and monitored Dissolved Oxygen, pH, and water temperature daily.
    6. Foliar feed all fruits in spring and summer season.
    7. Helped setup another greenhouse and made sure quality control for harvesting was met to standards.
    8. Helped improve business with my knowledge of cuttings and harvesting.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Horticulture Technician Resume

Objective : To secure a full-time Horticulture Technician position that will allow me to learn new skills while applying current skill set and knowledge.

Skills : Bridge and barrier construction, deconstruction, landscaping, trail building, large planting projects.

Description :

    1. Maintained landscape and turf for 5 high end golf courses, green spaces and entrances.
    2. Removed and installed all annual beds twice yearly.
    3. Irrigated repairs as needed.
    4. Installation of ornamental areas often in covering 2 acres and planting 1500 plants per day with small crew.
    5. Set up for major PGA event.
    6. Used Knowledge of plants, varieties and their requirements.
    7. Knowledge of chemical application and equipment operation from shovel to backhoe.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate In Turf

Horticulture Technician Resume

Objective : To obtain a job in Machine Operator, Assembly, Order Filling, General Labor, or Horticulture Greenhouse/Nursery.

Skills : Bi-lingual Spanish/English, Microsoft Office XP.

Description :

    1. Trained in the use of various hand tools for use in landscape and greenhouse applications.
    2. Trained to use mowers and small tractors including proper use and maintenance.
    3. Performed as Project Supervisor for various landscape and greenhouse projects.
    4. Responsible for plant and vegetable production in greenhouses for use in landscaping.
    5. Designed and constructed landscapes.
    6. Office management including inputting, tracking, and researching of various production of plants.
    7. Referenced, scheduled, and applied herbicides and pesticides as needed to ensure quality production of plants for sale and use.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In Horticulture

Horticulture Technician Resume

Headline : Motivated and focused on detailed landscape design and installation. Creates beautiful and low-maintenance landscaping through efficient irrigation and the use of native plants. Do a bit of everything at my current job from running a plant nursery to irrigation and construction.

Skills : Horticulture/Gardening, Garden Management, Greenhouse Grower/Technician/Management, Organic Gardening/Greenhouse Grower, Garden Center, Aquaponics, Horticulture/Agriculture Research Development.

Description :

    1. Repaired established lawns using seed mixtures and fertilizers recommended for particular soil type and lawn location.
    2. Cared for established lawns by mulching, aerating and weeding.
    3. Irrigation Few handy work and construction Knowledgeable in horticulture, plant biology, soil amending.
    4. Deadheaded annuals and flowering perennials to encourage further flowering and growth.
    5. Planned and cultivated ornamentals and planted areas.
    6. Pruned trees, shrubs and hedges using head sheers electric and non-electric.
    7. Responsible for installation, transportation and design of tropical plants in commercial spaces.
    8. Provided water, nutrition and pest treatment to tropical plants.
    9. Communicated with customers, including management team and co-workers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AAS In Environmental