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Superintendent, School of Horticulture, Botanical Gardens and Butterfly Conservatory
Category: Horticulture

The Niagara Park Commission
Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Posted: Friday, July 26, 2013



School of Horticulture

Botanical Gardens and Butterfly Conservatory

Reporting to the Senior Director of Parks, the Superintendent will provide direction and oversight for the planning, development and implementation of educational and horticultural programming and operations at the School of Horticulture, Botanical Gardens and Butterfly Conservatory. 
You are a proven leader with at least 5 years of progressively responsible management and practical experience in horticultural education with emphasis on botanical garden maintenance and development. You have a post-secondary degree in Science, Landscape Architecture or equivalent. You possess extensive knowledge of management practices as well as curriculum development, instructional theory and related techniques. You are a proven administrator with sound budgeting skills and the ability to plan, organize and implement effective programming and operational initiatives. You have excellent communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills.  You have high standards of ethics and professional conduct.
The Niagara Parks Commission is an equal opportunity employer and offers a comprehensive benefit/pension package and a salary range of $80,591-$91,581. Please reply in confidence with a detailed resume prior to Friday August 9, 2013 to:
Director of Human Resources
The Niagara Parks Commission
P.O. Box 150
Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6T2
fax (905) 356-9019 or e-mail
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. This job ad is available in alternate formats upon request. To request an alternate format, please contact the Human Resources Office at 905-353-5411, by
e-mail at  or by TTY at local: 905-356-5672 or toll free: 1-855-356-5672.

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