Winona State University invites applications for the position of Horticulturist. This position provides primary technical expertise in Arboriculture and the development and maintenance of the campus sites (all trees and shrubs) as a regional landscape arboretum. This involves approximately 150 acres located on the main, east and west campuses, and all allied properties of Winona State University. Additionally, general horticulture knowledge and skills necessary for propagating, planting and maintaining flowers, ornamental grasses and turf throughout the campus is a component of this position.
The Horticulturist will be engaged with outreach education programming (public relations, campus tours, presentations) to the campus community and public as time permits. Finally, supervising student workers, providing light maintenance to landscape equipment, assisting with irrigation repairs, campus snow removal and hard-scape maintenance, and other duties as may be assigned are included in this position. To be considered for this position, please submit your application via the State of Minnesota’s career website http://mn.gov/careers. The position vacancy number this is 21562. Application deadline is 4/10/2018.
Note: No hard copy applications will be accepted.
WSU is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System and is an equal opportunity educator and employer.