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Seasonal Garden Staff

Juniper Level Botanic Garden is a world-class botanic garden that boasts a collection of more than 30,000 different plants in its collections. It is also the home of Plant Delights Nursery, Inc., a mail-order perennial plant nursery that offers unique, rare, well-grown and properly-named perennials to passionate gardeners around the world.

The Garden team at Juniper Level Botanic Garden is seeking a Seasonal Garden Staff member to help care for a remarkably interesting world-class garden right here in Raleigh, NC (up to 40 hours a week, from Monday

Job Description

Learn how to:

● Perform horticultural maintenance, including weeding, raking, watering, fertilizing and mulching
● Identify plants
● Assist with installing new plants in the Garden
● Collect plant material for propagation
● Assist with grounds maintenance, including creating and repairing new planting beds, grading, and construction projects
● Repair irrigation

Qualifications

Qualified candidates must be physically durable, have a tolerance for a wide range of outdoor weather (including the summer heat and winter chill of Raleigh, NC), have a good work ethic, a friendly personality, and be able to work well with others. Qualified candidates must also be able to lift 50 lbs. and pay attention to detail while working at a fast pace.

Preference will be given to applicants with horticultural or garden experience, but a passion to learn and gain more experience in the field of horticulture are more than welcome.

Employee Classification: Hourly Seasonal Full Time
Compensation: $9.00 per hour
Standard Business Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm + eight open nursery and garden sales weekends each year

Send resume Jobs@PlantDelights.com