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Job title: Assistant Horticulturist - Woodland Gardens
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Job location: Atlanta, GA  30309 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 08/15/13
Job type: Full-Time
Job Category:Spacer ImageBotanical Gardens
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Job Description

Job description:
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Assistant Horticulturist
(Woodland Gardens)

The Atlanta Botanical Garden has an immediate opening for one full-time and one part-time Assistant Horticulturist of the Woodland Gardens. This position requires hands-on gardening responsibilities and will report to both Sr. Horticulturist and the Manager of Display Gardens.

•General garden maintenance
•Recognition of plant nutrition deficiencies
•Recognition of pest infestation and damage
•Plant transplantation
•Planting and removal of plants
•Assist in maintaining an effectively run volunteer program
•Serve as horticultural resource for the Garden
•Work on special projects as assigned
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Job Requirements

Education, training, experience:
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•Must be able to sustain moderate physical exertion with full range of body motion for lifting up to 50 lbs.
•Ability to operate hand and power garden equipment
•Previous experience working with the public a plus
•Valid Driver’s License
•Fluency in English
•Computer literacy
•Ability to work in all weather conditions

Associate Degree in horticulture, botany or related field or two years of hands-on professional gardening experience

Please apply for the Assistant Horticulturist position by accessing the following link:

Please indicate if you are applying for the full-time or part-time position.
No Phone Calls Please

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
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