Job Opportunities

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Greenhouse Manager:  University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
Posted March 2020
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Controlled Environment and Field Operations Manager:  Calyxt, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Posted February 2020
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Gardens Horticulturist: Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts
Posted February 2020
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Display HorticulturistPhillps Conservatory, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Posted March 2020
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Junior or Assistant Extension Agent (Urban Horticulture):  University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii
Posted February 2020
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Botanical Collections Manager:  Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts
Posted February 2020
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Variety of full-time, part-time and seasonal positions:  Mt. Cuba Center, Hockessin, Delaware
Posted December 2019
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Plant Quarantine Manager:  Hawaii Department of Agriculture,  Kalihi, Oahu
Posted November 2019
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INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE

Daleys Fruit Tree Nursery, Kyogle, NSW, Australia.  This 12 month internship will begin by August 2020.  Details and how to apply HERE.  

Spring Meadow Nursery, Grand Haven, Michigan offers paid internships which typically run from May-August/September. Their goal is that a Spring Meadow internship would lead to future employment for the student.  Details and how to apply HERE.  

Midwest Groundcovers, St. Charles, Illinois is now accepting applications for 2020 internships.  Internships can be customized to include the students’ particular area of interest through experience or through special projects.  Learn more and watch their internship video HERE
 

SUBMISSION OF JOB OPPORTUNITIES

  • Submit either: (1) URL link to a job posting on the company’s website (links to third party job posting sites will not be accepted) or (2) A PDF or MS Word document containing all pertinent information about the job. The company’s web page or the submitted file must contain the job title, job location (city, state/province, country), description, contact information, and all other pertinent information about the job.
  • Submit via email to the IPPS-Eastern Region Secretary/Treasurer, Margot Bridgen (ippser@gmail.com).
  • Job opportunities will be posted for 60 days. Prior to the end of the 60 days, request for a 60-day extension may be made by email.

INFORMATION ABOUT JOB POSTINGS

  • Postings submitted to IPPS-Eastern Region are only accessible on Eastern Region’s Job Opportunities web page at this time.You can access the IPPS-Western Region job postings HERE.
  • Acceptance and removal of job postings is at the sole discretion of the IPPS Eastern Region Executive Committee.
  • The IPPS Eastern Region Job Opportunities web page acts as a free-of-charge job posting service only and makes no recommendations regarding potential employees or employers. IPPS Eastern Region makes no warranty about the information contained in the job postings. All hiring, scheduling, and compensation for posted jobs are handled directly between the potential employee and employer.