Horticulturist (Botanical Garden) – “PLANT KEEPER”

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: July 31, 2018

Organization: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $12.62/hour

Requirements:

Education and Experience: Associates degree in Horticulture, Bachelors degree preferred, with two years experience in a horticultural area; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities. Ability to work productively on a team and independently. Prefer experience in a public garden. Must possess or be eligible for a valid SC driver’s license.

Job Description:

Ambassador Commitment: Create meaningful connections and inspire actions that will have a lasting impact on conservation.

Responsibilities: Under general supervision, performs horticultural duties for the purpose of beautifying and maintaining gardens, exhibits, plant collections, and/or public displays. Must be eager to learn about our collection and have ability to demonstrate creativity and teamwork. Works outdoors year-round in all weather conditions. Reports to the Director of the Botanical Garden.

Schedule:
40 hours/week
Contact Name:
HR Department
Contact Phone Number: 803-779-8717
Application Process:
Please submit your application via the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden website: http://www.riverbanks.org/join-our-team/