Responsible for assisting with a variety of tasks within the Environmental Horticulture department. Operates plant tissue culture lab, small hydroponic unit, and grafts and buds plants. Propagates landscape plants, weeds, prunes, mulches, fertilizes, plants, labels, and removes dead plants. Assists with classroom preparation and takedown. Maintains records. Performs various light maintenance duties.
Associate's degree or two years of college coursework required, or related experience accepted in lieu of degree.
Minimum of one year related experience required.
Valid driver's license required.
Must have the ability to calculate and mix fertilizer.
Required Computer Skills:
Ability to use various internet browsers preferred.
Knowledge of Microsoft Excel or similar application preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
For positions that require a college degree, Palm Beach State only recognizes degrees confirmed from institutions that are accredited by one of the seven regional accrediting organizations. To view a listing of the regionally accredited organizations, please visit http://www.chea.org/Directories/regional.asp .
Degrees from outside the United States must be validated by an organization belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). An evaluation report from an accrediting organization must be attached prior to the application closing date of each position. To view a listing of the current members of (NACES), please visit http://www.naces.org/members.htm .
Normal work hours:
8:00am to 11:00am; hours are flexible
Normal work week:
Monday through Thursday; some Fridays may be required
Number of Hours:
If Other, specify hours:
10 hours per week
Minimum Pay Rate/Salary:
Job Open Date:
Job Close Date:
Is this position grant funded?
Driver's License Required: