Phipps is seeking a full-time Grower to maintain and care for plants in the Conservatory, greenhouses, and gardens, including watering, weeding, fertilizing, pruning, and deadheading. Duties will include maintaining conditions of permanent collections and outdoor plantings, as well as assistance with installation and teardown of flower shows and special exhibits. The Grower will assist the Horticulture staff with monitoring plant health and maintaining room conditions.
A bachelor's degree in horticulture or plant-related field is required, along with experience in growing and maintaining plants, as well as propagation and production. Must be able to work independently and interact graciously with the general public.
Phipps offers a competitive compensation package, strong benefits and unique atmosphere. Qualified candidates should apply using our online application or send a cover letter, résumé and salary history via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Human Resources Department, One Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Phipps is an equal opportunity employer.