Holden Forests and Gardens seeks an Arborist Assistant.
The Horticulture & Collections department seeks an Arborist Assistant who will use sound horticultural principles to assist in maintaining and improving the plant collections at the Holden Arboretum, to ensure plants are grown and cared for under optimal conditions. The Arborist Assistant will assist in the overall improvement of over 5500+ individual specimen trees throughout the Arboretum Core and Outer Collections. The responsibilities will include sharing knowledge with colleagues and guests, on social media and blog writing while working collaboratively with HF&G colleagues in other departments. Occasional work may be required at the Cleveland Botanical Garden campus. We are seeking a professional who will present a positive attitude that leads to successful teamwork, superb customer service and a high-quality aesthetic.
When you join HF&G, you join a team of professionals who are passionate about improving Northeast Ohio’s communities through our mission-driven programs. By joining HF&G, you will not only have the opportunity to work in a beautiful setting, but you will also have the opportunity to contribute to our fulfilling and groundbreaking work.
Key responsibilities of the Arborist Assistant include, but are not limited to:
Qualifications and Skills:
Must be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodation:
Salary range: $15 an hour
Job classification: Full-time
To apply: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Qualified applicants should submit résumé, cover letter and 3 professional references. Apply at https://holdenfg.org/career-and-internships.
Holden Forests & Gardens (Holden Arboretum and Cleveland Botanical Garden) is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. We seek skilled, knowledgeable, and experienced individuals to join our staff and enhance our reputation as one of the country’s foremost public gardens.
Posted: March 8, 2022