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Job Title: Horticulture Technician

Company: Northern Virginia Community College
Location: Sterling, VA

Job Details Company Overview

Position Summary Information

Basic Function

Part time employee needed to see to the watering requirements, in the greenhouse and in the gardens that the horticulture department is responsible for on weekends, holidays, or when the Horticulturalist is unavailable. Employee will also be responsible for weeding gardens the Horticulture department is responsible for when needed.

Duties and Responsibilities

See to watering needs of greenhouse and gardens the horticulture program maintains, weeds, and mulches when necessary.

Minimum Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent. Must have basic knowledge of various water requirements for plants as well as an understanding of weeding and pruning maintenance.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience working in a nursery or greenhouse.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Employee must have a basic understanding of plant care and plant identification. Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time. Must be able to lift and hold 30 lbs. Knowledge of various water requirements for plants as well as an understanding of weeding and pruning maintenance.

Operation of a State Vehicle

No

Posting Detail Information

Open Date

11/15/2019

Close Date

11/29/2019

Open Until Filled

No

Special Instructions to Applicants

Background Check Statement

The selected candidate’s offer is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background

investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of

education, credit checks (relevant to employment), and other checks requested by the VCCS and NOVA such as

I-9 and E-Verify requirements. Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth’s

Statement of Economic Interest.

Additional Information

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