Assistant Horticulturist
Longwood University 22 reviews - Virginia

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Longwood University is an institution of higher learning dedicated to the development of citizen leaders who are prepared to make positive contributions to the common good of society and therefore invites qualified applicants to apply for the position of Assistant Horticulturist / Trades Technician I in the Facilities Management Department. This person will be responsible for:

  • Picking up litter on assigned route
  • Performing work to install and maintain landscape plantings and color planting beds
  • Watering plantings
  • Operating and maintaining grounds equipment
  • Using dump trucks, loaders, power hand tools, and various other hand tools
  • Performing other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma/GED or an equivalent combination of experience
  • Working knowledge of most landscape plant materials, tools and techniques
  • Experience working with landscape maintenance operations
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Requires heavy lifting and ability to work in extreme conditions such as dirty, dusty, outside, heat, cold, and wet weather
Preferred Qualifications

Special Requirements

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Founded in 1839 in Farmville, Virginia, Longwood University is a coeducational, comprehensive state institution offering programs leading to...