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Seasonal Gardener

Position Type: 
$11 per hour
Job Summary: 

Under general direction of the Horticulturist, maintains the ornamental gardens, turf and natural areas at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield. Job includes but is not limited to: mulching, weeding, watering, dead-heading, transplanting, and planting along with all other general maintenance tasks associated with gardens and natural areas.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or minimum three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must be able to read and understand instructions, simple diagrams and schematics.  Must be able to read and understand toxin labels.  Must possess valid Colorado Driver's License.  Must have some working knowledge of machinery (mowers, trimmers roto-tillers, and small engines).  Three months experience in similar garden maintenance environment.  Must be familiar with use of hand held tools.