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Horticulture Conservatories Supervisor
Category: Horticulture


Missouri Botanical Garden
St. Louis, Missouri

Posted: Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Horticulture Conservatories Supervisor

Missouri Botanical Garden


Employment Type: Full Time, Regular
Location: St. Louis, MO, US
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Summary:

Performs supervisory duties associated with design, maintenance and care of conservatory plant displays and collections.  Supervises a team of 5-10 horticulturists and 20+ volunteers.  As part of horticulture’s management team, takes part in setting the direction and focus for the Garden’s plant collections and displays.  Responsible for the conservatories living plant collections; ensures the conservatories display the maximum amount of plant diversity relevant to the Garden’s mission and actively works on conservation projects associated to plant collections.  Ensures the highest standards of quality for displays, plant health, plant database records and labels associated to the collections.  Upholds a leadership role for MissouriBotanical Garden in conservatories horticulture among peer institutions.  Leads the conservatories team in researching and keeping cultivation information associated with the conservatories collections.   Supervises the conservatories staff in the development, design, installation, care, and record keeping for collections of woody, tropical, herbaceous and annual plant material.  Provides information budgets, coordinates work schedules and supervises projects. This position is expected perform a supervisory role and work alongside the conservatories team to maintain plant collections.
 

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