Team Leader, Landscaping – Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort & Spa | Hilton Hotels & Resorts

June 10, 2024

Job Description

A Team Leader, Landscaping is responsible for ensuring a smooth and proper conduct of Guest’s Activities at spa resorts and coordinate with various other departments in order to ensure personalized, prompt and flawless service to all guests. The position will also act as a ‘One Point Contact’ for all guests’ activities.

What will I be doing?

As a Team Leader, Landscaping, you are responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Maintenance of shrub, vine, ground cover and turf maintenance, including decision making on method, timing and tools
  • Responsible for culture and care of specialty crops; bedding plant selection, care and layout
  • Propagate new plants through grafting and other measures, as well as prune plants and trees
  • Must have knowledge about soil conditions, irrigation needs, nutrient requirements, light intensity, plant pathology and plant insects
  • Perform diagnosis of nutrient deficiency, disease and/or pest infestations and determine the best measures to remedy the problems
  • Perform landscape rehabilitation and re-development
  • Strategically place plants to create natural-looking settings
  • Oversee the preparation of seed beds, transfer of plants to containers, movement of container plants around the work site
  • Identify the need for and provide supplemental water in a sustainable manner
  • Maintain gardening tools and equipment in proper running order
  • Ensure cleanliness of all work areas and protect the surroundings when executing duties
  • Monitor the consumption of water for horticulture and create dynamic plans to reduce water consumption without affecting the standards of the operation
  • Ensure effective energy conservation measures in areas of operations
  • Ensure effective service recovery pertaining to guests’ feedback
  • Understand the training needs of employees and coordinate the implementation of the training program accordingly
  • To supervise teams of horticulture at all stages of growing.
  • Assists in any inventory / stock taking whenever required for the department
  • Review all reports including daily log book prepared by dept. to ensure complete information, relevance, accuracy and follow-up points with a systematic distribution policy to ensure prompt management review
  • Performing other duties as assigned

What are we looking for?

A Team Leader, Landscaping serving Hilton Brand hotels and vacations are always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • A diploma or degree in Horticulture or similar, required
  • A trade qualification or similar training, preferred
  • Experience in a senior position with extensive working knowledge of Horticulture operations, preferably in the hotel industry
  • Current knowledge of modern trends and applications in the field of Horticulture
  • Strong leadership skills and previous experience of managing a team
  • Advanced level of proficiency with computers and relevant computer programs

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands.  Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.  And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

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