Position Placed. Atlanta family is seeking a full-time experienced Property Manager / Gardener / Handyman to manage the appearance and upkeep of their two properties. Their primary property is in Atlanta and the second property is in Highlands, North Carolina. Atlanta property consists of 6 acres and North Carolina’s consists of 2 acres. Traveling to North Carolina residence a couple times per month will be expected.
General scope of the position will be managing and maintaining appearance of exteriors of both residences. This will include landscaping, gardening, designing seasonal color beds, hiring staff to assist with all installations, keeping all trees and shrubbery trimmed, grassed mowed and all debris removed.
Other duties will include: minor repairs, light plumbing, changing light bulbs, basic electrical work and daily walk of the property to identify any problems. Additional duties include swimming pool maintenance, auto cleaning /service, maintain inventory and purchase gardening and landscaping supplies. Other responsibilities include infrequent chauffeur duties.
Ideal candidate will need experience with scope of job listed and be able to create a systematic schedule for fertilizing, pesticides, and weeding. Understand the development of annuals and perennials. Knowledge and experience using and maintaining all landscaping equipment and tools.
Work background and knowledge in horticulture /gardening is a plus. Must have recent experience working in private estates with verifiable references. You will need a clean background and MVR. Excellent command of English language is required.