Director of Landscaping

The Club at Mediterra
Naples, Florida

The Club at Mediterra is a premier, member owned, residential club located in southwest Florida. The 1,700-acre community and Club have earned a reputation and has been acknowledged as one of the finest in the country. The active membership enjoys Club amenities that includes two championship, Tom Fazio designed golf courses, a learning center, a beach club, spa and fitness center, and bocce, tennis and pickleball courts. The 29,000 square foot clubhouse is currently undergoing a $16,000,000 expansion and enhancement project.

Beyond its acclaim for world class golf, the Club has been nationally and globally recognized as a Top 50 Platinum Club of America, a Distinguished Emerald Club and was the first golf club to be named an Audubon International Silver Signature Sanctuary.

The Club at Mediterra, a multiple award-winning private club located in Naples, Florida has an opening for a Director of Landscaping to join our dynamic team.

Brief Job Summary

The Director of Landscaping, reporting to the Director of Agronomy, will be responsible for the 22-acre clubhouse area which includes the sports club, swimming pool area, tennis, pickle ball and bocce courts and periphery plantings. The candidate will be responsible for all landscape plants, shrubs, trees and lawns within this area. In addition, the candidate will assist in landscaping projects on the golf courses and work closely with the Golf Course Superintendents. The candidate will ensure a well-manicured landscape display for all members and guests.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and supervise all landscape installation and maintenance activities

  • Design and order plant material for all annual beds with 2 – 3 change outs per year

  • Supervise and direct staff to achieve the desired expectations

  • Schedule irrigation, fertilizer and pesticide applications to maintain proper health and growth of all plant material

  • Operational knowledge of equipment necessary for maintaining lawns and landscape

  • Train landscaping crew on proper horticultural practices to ensure the highest quality of service is provided

  • Develop and manage a comprehensive budget

 Education/Certificate Requirements

  • Current Florida Turf and Ornamental pesticide license

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a supervisory role

  • Extensive knowledge of South Florida plant material

  • Irrigation system maintenance and repair experience

  • Valid driver’s license

 

Benefits

Salary commensurate with experience; annual performance incentive, benefits package includes health, vision, dental insurance, 401(k) matching, Paid Time Off (PTO), Paid Holidays, Short and Long-Term Disability, Voluntary Life insurance and continued education assistance  

The Club at Mediterra is proud to be the nation’s first residential club to earn 2 Star Green Restaurant certification, be designated a Blue Zone employer and one of Southwest Florida’s leading companies. 

To learn more about Mediterra, this job opportunity and to apply visit the Careers Section on our website: https://www.mediterraliving.com/careers

 

The Club at Mediterra is a Drug Free and Equal Opportunity Employer. This Organization participates in E-VERIFY.