BIO: Greenhouse Worker (S9698B)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities

This position involves student workers to water, inspect and treat for bugs, fertilize and re-pot plants when needed.  Propagation and general cleaning duties, etc. are also part of the work schedule. Workers need to be available to work some weekends.

All workers take turns doing the dishes and other cleaning responsibilities that may be needed. Workers are expected to clean-up after themselves.


The Basics

Department: Biology
Supervisor: Mary Hughes
Office Location: 410 Carnegie
Email: mhughes
Pay Grade: B
Hours: 8-12
Workers: 2-3

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Workers need to be extremely reliable and have basic greenhouse and plant and/or gardening experience. DESIRED EXPERIENCE: Overall knowledge of plants.



ENVIRONMENT: Beautiful surrounding and overall pleasant atmosphere.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Applicants need to be able to lift 30-40 lbs. MACHINES & EQUIPMENT USED: Hoses for watering and periodically use ladders.