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Riverbanks Zoo and Garden-Horticulturist-Fri, 06/04/2021 - 9:05am

Horticulturist

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Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
500 Wildlife Parkway Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Columbia , SC 29210
United States
South Carolina US

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Job Description 

Horticulturist
Full-time
Salary: $12.62/hour
Posted: 6/2/2021

Ambassador Commitment: Create meaningful connections and inspire actions that will have a lasting impact on conservation.

Responsibilities: Under general supervision, performs horticultural duties for the purpose of beautifying and maintaining gardens, exhibits, animal habitats, plant collections, and/or public displays. Must be eager to learn about our collection. The best candidate will demonstrate creativity and be able to work both independently and with a team on a variety of tasks and priorities. Works outdoors year-round in all weather conditions. Reports to the Horticulture Operations Supervisor

Duties & Responsibilities 

Responsibilities: Under general supervision, performs horticultural duties for the purpose of beautifying and maintaining gardens, exhibits, animal habitats, plant collections, and/or public displays. Must be eager to learn about our collection. The best candidate will demonstrate creativity and be able to work both independently and with a team on a variety of tasks and priorities. Works outdoors year-round in all weather conditions. Reports to the Horticulture Operations Supervisor

Education and Experience 

Education and Experience: Associates degree in Horticulture, bachelors degree preferred, with two years’ experience in a horticultural area; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities. Prefer professional horticulture experience and/or training. Must possess or be eligible for a valid SC driver’s license.

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Riverbanks Zoo and Garden