Work Schedule: The position is year-round, Wednesday through Sunday.
Job Description: Responsibilities include: garden maintenance and planning (i.e. watering, weeding, planting, pruning, and infrastructure care); coordinating the tasks at hand, managing volunteers, leading tours and working with Garden Conservancy staff on preservation planning, and scheduling Open Days and special events.
Qualifications Required: The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, seasoned gardener with great communication skills, a collaborative spirit, working knowledge of current garden practices, and strong organizational skills both in recordkeeping and in managing garden operations. Experience with rock garden, native northwestern, and Asian plants is a plus. A valid driver’s license is required. The garden is a labor-intensive work environment; only applicants prepared for this should apply.
Application Instructions: Send resume and cover letter to: email@example.com. No phone calls please. Online Application Address: http://www.chasegarden.org/images/PDFs/Chase%20Garden%20Lead%20Gardener%20job%20description%209-2014.pdf