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Part Time Position: Gardener

  • Number of Positions: 1
  • Closing Date: 02/19/2014
  • Salary: $11.28/hour
  • Department: Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
  • Division: Parks Maintenance
  • Location: District 4

Minimum Requirements

2 years or more of relevant experience. Ability to operate all types of equipment associated with turf and landscape maintenance. Will be required to perform special tasks during emergency and disaster events. A valid NC class “C” Driver’s License Required. Associate’s Degree in Horticultural Science or equivalent preferred. Knowledge of plants for Historical Properties is preferred. NC Public Pesticide Applicators Turf and Ornamental preferred or maybe required to obtain within first 45 days of employment,. Ability to work a minimum of 30 to 36 hours a week.

Position Duties

Plans and executes small scale landscaping operations and maintaining grounds at park facilities located in Downtown and Southeast Raleigh. Participates in the preparation of landscape design, layout of new areas, and installation of new plant material and maintenance of new and existing landscapes. Includes pesticide application, manual weed control, fertilization, mulching, litter pick up, planting, etc. Participates in completing all types of traditional grounds maintenance tasks.

How to submit an application:

You can print an application from the City of Raleigh’s web site (Raleighnc.gov) and mail or email (Address and email address are below)

You can go to the personnel office at 222 West Hargett St, 1st floor and fill out an application and have it sent to Attention Greg Fulghum in 608 (Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources)

or

Mail application to:

Attention: Brandon Frazier

C/O: Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

4225 Daly Road

Raleigh, NC 27604

Email: Brandon.Frazier@raleighnc.gov

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