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The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens
Buffalo, New York
Posted: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens
The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens is seeking a creative, highly motivated and experienced individual for the full time position of Gardener.
Working under the direct supervision of the Director of Horticulture, the Gardener will be expected to maintain specialized planting areas and/or the collection in the indoor and outdoor gardens and preform general maintenance when necessary. Experience working with tropical plants in a greenhouse, designing creative displays for flower shows and events and knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite is preferred.
This position requires a degree in horticulture from an accredited college or university with at least three years of horticulture related experience. The candidate should possess a NYS Pesticide Applicators License and a valid NYS driver’s license. This position requires a flexible work schedule including some evenings and weekends.
If you would like to be a member of our dedicated staff, please submit a letter of interest and resume via e-mail to David J. Swarts, President/CEO, at email@example.com.