Minimum requirements include: a two-year or four-year post-secondary degree in Horticulture with emphasis on Floriculture. Ideal candidates will have strong organizational, communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills, as well as demonstrated experience working proactively to meet deadlines. They will be equally effective working as part of a team or independently and will supervise and mentor students, seasonal employees, and volunteers in proper greenhouse propagation and growing techniques on a regular basis. A proven track record in propagating a broad group of floriculture crops is preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to obtain a Pennsylvania Pesticide Applicator’s license and a forklift operator’s training certificate.
We offer an excellent starting salary and an outstanding benefits package. Please mail your resume with salary requirements to Longwood Gardens, Inc., Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 501, Kennett Square, PA 19348. FAX (610) 388-5495 or e-mail email@example.com. To find out more about job opportunities at Longwood please refer to our website, www.longwoodgardens.org EOE.