Wellfield Botanic Gardens promotes the inseparable relationship between water, plants and animals. It is a source for inspiration, creativity and education in a setting celebrating nature and the importance of water. The Gardens is situated on 36 acres, six blocks north of downtown Elkhart on the historical North Main Street well field. The Gardens is an unparalleled opportunity to educate visitors about the importance of fresh water, native habitat, conservation and the sustainability of our environment.
Position: Seasonal Horticulturist
Reports To: Horticulture Manager
Position Status: Seasonal Part-time (32 or 24 hours per week)
Position Duration: April/May through October/November
The seasonal horticulturist works during the peak of the growing season assisting the horticulture manager and volunteers with standard bed maintenance. Duration of employment is approximately 26 to 32 weeks from the date of hire – there are no benefits for this position. Work hours are flexible, but this position is expected to work at least one weekend day each week. This position requires the ability to lift 50 pounds and work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.
Qualified Applicants please submit a cover letter and resume to:
1. Email to email@example.com
2. Mail to Wellfield Botanic Gardens, PO Box 476, Elkhart, IN 46515-0476
3. Drop off at office located at 921 N Main St, Elkhart, Tuesday – Thursday
Positions opened until filled.