14 Mar, 2023


  • Irish National Stud & Gardens
  • Brallistown Little, Tully, County Kildare, Ireland
Permanent Gardener Landscaping

Job Description

At the Irish National Stud and Gardens, we are currently seeking to hire a Horticulturist (Grounds and Japanese Gardens). This is a permanent position, and the ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Bachelor of Science in Horticulture Level 7 or equivalent

  • Minimum of 2 years of horticultural experience as a craft gardener

  • Experience working with plant collections

  • An interest in Japanese gardens

  • Experience in the day-to-day operations, maintenance and development of a garden, including the management of trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants, turf care, pest/disease/weed control, compost, path care, plant propagation and irrigation

  • Interest in reaching sustainability goals with regard to mowing, trimming, and the fertilization of green spaces

  • The ability to maintain and develop plant collections, lawns, ponds, water features and hard landscapes to include paths and structures

  • Ability to give tours as requested

  • Assist the garden management team in the planning and preparation of seasonal events

Those interested should forward their application to Orla Hennelly at ohennelly@irishnationalstud.ie before Friday 31st March 2023.


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