The greenhouse assistant will work under the supervision of the Director and Plant Growth Facilities Manager on all aspects of the greenhouse operations. This would include watering, fertilizing, potting, propagation and keeping greenhouse facilities clean. Additionally, the greenhouse assistant will assist researchers, help in the maintenance of the greenhouse and the immediate areas surrounding the facility. Applicant must have experience working in a greenhouse or nursery environment that includes watering plants on a commercial level.
High school diploma
Applicant must have experience working in a greenhouse or nursery environment that includes watering plants on a commercial level.
Ability to lift 50lbs
Criminal background check required
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Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
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