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Greenhouse Supervisor
Category: Horticulture


Toledo Botanical Garden
Toledo, OH

Posted: Thursday, February 7, 2013

 

Toledo Botanical Garden - Position Description

Greenhouse Supervisor – Full-time, Hourly

Horticulture Department

 

Summary:

This position will coordinate and oversee all plant production areas that contain plants grown specifically for use in TBG initiatives.  This position will also be responsible for the organization, preventative maintenance, and working order of the greenhouse facility and the equipment within it.  This position will assume a critical role in planning, promoting, and executing TBG Plant Sales.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Coordinates with Horticulture staff to research, evaluate, and cultivate plant material to be used in TBG initiatives.

·         Schedules and maintains living display elements for optimum growth and health, referencing seasonal display concepts produced by Horticulturists.

·         Performs and oversees work involved in plant production including but not limited to propagation, transplanting, and sanitary maintenance.

 

Qualifications:

This individual must possess a valid driver license and be able to provide proof when requested. This position also requires the individual to obtain a public operator’s license for chemical application from the Ohio Department of Agriculture.  This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in horticulture, botany, landscaping, or a closely related field.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Please send resume with cover letter:

Toledo Botanical Garden

Attn:  Greenhouse Supervisor

5403 Elmer Dr.

Toledo, OH  43615

 

Or send electronically to josh.miller@toledogarden.org

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