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Posted: Monday, March 17, 2014
Location: Denver, CO
Employment Type: Full Time
Department: Horticulture & Grounds
At Denver Zoo, our mission is to secure a better world for animals through human understanding. We are a respected leader in animal care and exhibition, conservation programs, scientific study, environmental education and public service.
The Facilities Group is a diverse team of individuals and departments with a broad range of talents. The team works collaboratively to provide exceptional care, growth, and vision for all of the Zoo’s physical facilities and landscapes, while exceeding the expectations of our internal customers and our zoo guests.
This position advances Denver Zoo’s mission and goals and adheres to the mission of the Facilities Group by providing routine maintenance of the Zoo’s plant collection and exhibit botanics to include monitoring, pruning, fertilizing, pest control, watering, collaborative design, and record keeping necessary to optimize the health and vigor of the living landscape.