Horticulturalist




Organization: The Phoenix Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Phoenix, AZ, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The Phoenix Zoo is currently looking for a full-time Horticulturalist to perform the installation and maintenance of landscape materials and irrigation systems. Horticulturalists perform routine grounds maintenance including raking, mowing, trimming, pruning and watering. This position is also responsible for planting and fertilization of various landscape materials.

Minimum qualifications for this position include the ability to lift up to 50lbs. and perform heavy physical labor, and previous experience and/or knowledge of local plant palette is preferred. Horticulturalists must have a valid driver’s license, high school diploma or GED, and pass all pre-employment background checks including a drug test. This position also requires an annual TB test.

To view a more complete description and list of requirements and to apply for this position, please visit the Phoenix Zoo job page at:

http://www.phoenixzoo.org/working/current_opportunities.aspx?category=Horticulture&AppliTrackJobId=368&AppliTrackLayoutMode=detail&AppliTrackViewPosting=1

Resumés are not accepted for any Zoo position without an accompanying application. While postings may remain on outside sites for longer, once a job is removed from The Phoenix Zoo job page it is closed and we will no longer accept applications.

The Phoenix Zoo is an EEOE/ADA employer.