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Eastern Region of North America Secretary: Stephanie Stockton

Propagator/Grower - Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania

Job Description Summary

The Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania - located in the beautiful Chestnut Hill
neighborhood of Philadelphia - is one of America’s oldest arboretums. We are seeking an
experienced, full time propagator with a passion for plants and public horticulture to join our team.

Use the link below for the complete job description and to apply.
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Propagation Assistant - Spring Meadow Nursery

Are you a plant-loving, analytical, idea-driven person who has been itching for the opportunity to make a difference? We want to hear from you! Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc. is seeking passionate, plant-savvy horticulture professional to help us continue to change the way people think about our products.

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Assistant Manager - Spring Meadow Nursery

This role works closely with the Propagation Department Manager to plan and implement all work activities relating to plant health, growth and care. Activities within the growing, propagation, stock, or research & development departments as needed. Interact closely with other department managers, supervisors, and team members concerning overall production operations.

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Training Opportunities - American Landscape Institute

The program combines on-the-job training with college classes at the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC).

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Production Management Assistant - Brotzman's Nursery

Brotzman’s Nursery , a family owned, 50 acre nursery in Northern Ohio, seeks a Production Management Assistant to be an integral part of the team.

This is a newly created position for a person who wants to bring their passion, horticultural knowledge and experience to this unique, well respected, 60+ year old nursery operation of 500 + varieties infield cultivation. A degree in horticulture or related major is helpful, as is hands on experience. The candidate whom we seek will be a person of integrity who will report to the hands-on owner, taking on more and more duties and responsibilities, while making professional contributions to the unique operation. Does this sound like you?

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Grounds Manager - Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

The full-time GM is a combined supervisory and hands-on position and requires someone who wants to be outside leading and working alongside their team. The GM is responsible for the overall care and improvement of the grounds and plays a critical role in special event production. Position includes benefits, along with potential for on-site housing.

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Plant Biology Greenhouse Coordinator - University of Illinois

The Department of Plant Biology at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign is accepting applications for a full-time Greenhouse Coordinator who will lead the operations of the Plant Biology Greenhouses and Conservatory to achieve care of plants, research protocol planning, personnel management, and policy development in an effective and efficient manner.

This work will be done with oversight from the Greenhouse Committee and Head of the Department of Plant Biology and through cooperation with the Plant Care Facility Coordinator in the College of ACES.

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Greenhouse Manager - University of Kansas

The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Kansas, Lawrence is accepting applications for a twelve-month, full-time Greenhouse Manager position. The manager will work independently to manage greenhouse operations at two facilities (10,000 ft2) on the University of Kansas, Lawrence campus. The GH Manager will lead operations to ensure care of research and collection plants, maintain greenhouse facilities, manage greenhouse personnel, conduct public outreach and care for outside beds that augment teaching materials.

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Assistant Grower - McAlpin Farm - Land & Garden Preserve

The Land & Garden Preserve is a nonprofit organization located in Seal Harbor and Northeast Harbor, Maine. The mission of the Preserve is to share the beauty of historic lands and gardens on Mount Desert Island. The Preserve manages the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden, Asticou Azalea Garden, and Thuya Garden, as well as Little Long Pond and over 1,400 acres of natural lands.

Scope of Work: The Assistant Grower is primarily responsible for assisting in all aspects of growing at the McAlpin Farm propagation complex, a 3-acre plant production operation for the entire Land & Garden Preserve. In addition to being an active grower this position will manage all McAlpin Farm database records and inventory. This position reports directly to the McAlpin Farm & Abby Garden Manager. All tasks of the position are performed in alignment with the mission, vision, and core values of the Preserve. This is a non-exempt year-around 40-hour per week position with benefits that requires flexibility with scheduling.

Join a small team growing a wide variety of annuals, perennials, shrubs, and plants native to the Northeast on three acres with 6,000 sqft under glass. The Land & Garden Preserve is located on the coast of Seal Harbor, Maine adjacent to Acadia National Park. 

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Conservatory Manager - Miami University

Miami University Hamilton Campus: Botanical Conservatory Manager to manage the daily operations of The Conservatory and implement public programming and community outreach. Instruct in the Department of Biological Sciences teaching six contact hours per academic year.

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Greenhouse Supervisor - Duke Gardens

Greenhouse Supervisor - Duke Gardens

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Internship - Hort-Sense 2021 Horticultural Internship with Wayne Mezitt

Hort-Sense 2021 Horticultural Internship with Wayne Mezitt

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Internship - Pizzo Native Plant Nursery

A flexible, paid internship program focusing on propagation and production of native prairie, wetland, and woodland plants. Great company culture and work environment.

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Internship - Donald Pell Gardens

2021 Spring/summer paid internship (with options for regular employment), part time to full time.

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Internship - Midwest Groundcovers

Internships can be customized to include students' particular area of interest through experience or through special projects.

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Internship - Mount Auburn Cemetery

Multiple internships: Greenhouse/Nursery Apprentice, Gardening, Plant Collections, Arborists

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Internship - Raker Roberta's

Plant Production or Marketing internship

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Internship - Holden Arboretum

Discover the opportunities now available for potential interns.

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Various positions available at Mt. Cuba Center

We are always looking for talented, enthusiastic professionals we can help develop into tomorrow’s leaders. With competitive compensation and benefits, Mt. Cuba is a great place to work.

See our current openings for full- and part-time positions, internships, and volunteers below and apply today.

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Lead Greenhouse Manager - UC Davies

Lead Greenhouse Manager - UC Davies

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