landscape gardener resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Enthusiastic multi-disciplinary specialist eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail, and excellent organizational skills. Adept in dialogue facilitation, recruitment, and event planning. Looking to engage in critical approaches individually or along with a proactive team. Looking to work at the intersection of diversity and agriculture.

  • Adaptability
  • Project management
  • Advertising and marketing
  • Communications
  • Program leadership
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Organization and planning
  • Process development and implementation
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Rapport and relationship building
Work History
Volunteer Student Success Coordinator, 08/2019 to 12/2019
City Of Roanoke, VaRoanoke, VA,
  • Developed student confidence through attentive instruction in Agriculture, applying positive reinforcement strategies.
  • Collaborated with students to complete homework assignments, identify lagging skills, and correct weaknesses.
  • Worked with students in classrooms, small study areas , and/or home environments to provide educational support.
  • Spearheaded group tutoring sessions to help students struggling in similar areas.
  • Led groups of up to 22 students through specific course topics.
  • Applied effective learning strategies to improve students' study skills and retention.
Landscape Gardener, 04/2018 to 08/2019
Department Of AgricultureSaint Louis, MO,
  • Designed programs for landscape maintenance, pest management, composting and other related topics
  • Educated employees and members of public on plant biology and health
  • Tended to crops, which included fruit trees, vegetable plants, medicinal plants, and herbs
  • Removed rocks and other obstacles and prepared soil for planting
  • Regularly inspected two urban-gardens for crop conditions and disease
  • Implemented Companion Planting, Integrated Pest Management methods, and Intensive Gardening principles to improve efficiency and overall yields
  • Planned schedules for crop rotations, plantings, and harvests at two urban gardens totaling 25,000 sq. feet
  • Coordinated with other non-profit organizations to obtain seeds and plants, volunteers, and equipment for no cost
Director , 06/2016 to 08/2019
Pacific Hospitality GroupDallas, TX,
  • Delegated assignments based on the level of difficulty, project needs and knowledge of individual team members.
  • Developed and maintained relationships with non-profit organizations and local businesses through interaction and collaboration.
  • Upheld great standards of leadership for volunteers and collaborators, consistently leading by example
  • Managed all purchasing, sales, and marketing to ensure efficiency and performance.
  • Coordinated and implemented numerous meetings, forums, and community events.
  • Built partnerships with related organizations to develop support and gain greater attention for important local issues.
Garden Education Program Coordinator, 04/2018 to 07/2019
Hillside Community CenterCity, STATE,
  • Enhanced student learning by optimizing a wide range of instructional approaches and innovative classroom activities
  • Fostered team collaboration between students through group projects developed for Urban-Garden Education
  • Increased student progress and contextual understanding of agriculture by implementing experiential learning strategies
  • Developed lesson plans according to student needs and learning ability
Volunteer Student Success Coordinator, 08/2018 to 12/2018
Pikes Peak Community CollegeCity, STATE,
  • Spearheaded group tutoring sessions to help students struggling in similar areas.
  • Taught and assisted students in such areas as Philosophy and Mythology, creating tailored lesson plans and study guides on the subject matter.
  • Assisted with homework and provided supplementary instruction.
  • Responded to after-hours email and telephone requests to provide students assistance with specific questions.
Event Coordinator , 08/2018 to 12/2018
Pikes Peak Community CollegeCity, STATE,
  • Worked for the Sustainability Department facilitating meetings and developing events.
  • Coordinated schedules and timelines for all events.
  • Solicited feedback from student participants to assess event success and uncover opportunities for improvement.
  • Used Excel and specified software to track and report various event statistics.
  • Organized three student and community events from conception to completion, arranged program schedules and managed on-site logistics.
Minister , 01/2014 to 03/2017
Revival Of The Way MinistriesCity, STATE,
  • Led programs such as worship, study, fellowship and service opportunities
  • Planned and conducted worship services, wrote sermons and worked with key church leaders in the community to carry out church mission
  • Provided spiritual care through visitation, counseling, and prayer
  • Coordinated and spearheaded programs to increase church members' service throughout the community
  • Received incoming calls and messages and addressed or triaged phone requests
Bachelor of Science: Agricultural Business, Expected in 12/2021 to Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO,
  • Member of Minorities in Agriculture
  • Recipient of Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
  • Member of Multicultural Equestrians
  • Coursework in Accounting, Economics, and Marketing
Bachelor of Science: Agricultural Education , Expected in 12/2021 to Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO,
  • Member of ToCIT
  • Member of The Center for Educator Preparation
  • Coursework in Animal Sciences, Food Systems, and Soil and Crop Sciences
  • Participant in CSU Future Teacher Expo Panel
  • Professional development completed in Education
  • Participant in 2019 Teachers of Colors and Allies Summit (ToCA)
: General Studies, Expected in to Pikes Peak Community College - Colorado Springs, CO,
  • Member of Phi Theta Kappa
  • Member of Phi Beta Lambda
  • Dean's List Fall 2018
  • Coursework in English, Mathematics, and Humanities
Certification of Instruction : Garden And Landscape Design , Expected in 03/2017 to Stafford Career Institute - Online,
  • Graduated in Top 5% of Class
Certificate of Ordination : Biblical Studies, Expected in 03/2015 to Babacostal Bible Institute - Online ,
Additional Information

2020 TEDxCSU Student Presentor

2019 Professional Development in Agricultural Education from the National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE)

2019 Professional Development in Diversity Education from University of Colorado Boulder

2018 The Garden Experience Documentary Co-star

2017 Cummins National Community Hero Award Winner

2016 National Christian Church Ordination

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School Attended

  • Colorado State University
  • Colorado State University
  • Pikes Peak Community College
  • Stafford Career Institute
  • Babacostal Bible Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Volunteer Student Success Coordinator
  • Landscape Gardener
  • Director
  • Garden Education Program Coordinator
  • Volunteer Student Success Coordinator
  • Event Coordinator
  • Minister


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Certification of Instruction
  • Certificate of Ordination

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