Careers at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
The Marie Selby Botanical Gardens seeks an assistant to perform physical tasks that improve greenhouse operations work-flow and horticultural hygiene. Tasks include pressure washing and cleaning, weed suppression, trash removal, cleaning pots, monitoring supplies and greenhouse equipment, and mixing potting soil. The successful candidate will be a team player and physically fit. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Drug Free Workplace, EOE)
PLANT RECORDS KEEPER/CONSERVATIONIST
The Marie Selby Botanical Gardens’ Botany Department seeks a candidate for the full-time position of Plant Records Keeper/Conservationist to manage all aspects of the living plant records and assist with plant conservation projects and botanical inventories. Applicants must be motivated individuals with a strong interest in plants, have a minimum of a B.Sc. in a field of biology, have a good working knowledge of botanical nomenclature and plant conservation issues, have excellent computer database and GIS knowledge, be meticulous in record-keeping and inventory control, and be able to develop a volunteer base to assist with operations. The successful candidate will work closely with Botany and Horticulture Dept. staff and volunteers who maintain the living and preserved collections, as well as with local/regional/international plant conservation organizations.
Please no calls or visits.
Send resume to: email@example.com
(EOE, Drug Free Workplace).