Longwood Gardens


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over 1 year ago

1 Admin

Jacques Sapriel

Contact Info
1001 Longwood Road
351 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348
P: 610.388.1000
E: questions@longwoodgardens.org
W: http://www.longwoodgar...

Job ID #56


Title

Gardeners

Description

Longwood Gardens, Inc., one of the world’s premier horticultural display gardens located in Kennett Square, PA, has an opening for two full-time Gardeners in the Outdoor Display Gardens of the Horticulture Department. The openings for these positions are in the Idea Garden and the Main Fountain Garden (includes the Hillside Garden) Sections. Candidates must be able to perform a full range of gardening and horticultural duties, including the planting of woody and herbaceous plants, pruning, weeding, deadheading, and staking. Candidates may be asked to provide training and mentoring to students and volunteers on the best management practices required to create outdoor displays with the high aesthetic level that Longwood is known for. Some weekend, evening and holiday work will be required. Preferred candidates will have a two or four year degree in Horticulture or closely related field and experience working in a public garden. They will have good organizational skills, the ability to communicate and work effectively with a broad range of people, and complete work in a timely manner. Must have a valid driver’s license, equipment operation skills, and be willing to obtain a Pennsylvania Pesticide Applicators license. Please mail your letter of interest and/or resume to: Julie Landgrebe, Human Resources Administrator. Email: hr@longwoodgardens.org Deadline to Apply: March 1, 2013

Sector

Landscapes

Status

Full-time

Availability

Available

Start Date

April 01, 2013

Compensation

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Posted

2013-02-08 03:31:11 UTC

Updated

2013-02-08 03:31:11 UTC