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Horticulturist Assistant Atlanta

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Georgia Institute of Technology

Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta GA United States

1 month ago

Job Summary

Provide specialized landscape and grounds maintenance services in support of horticulturists to include plantings, chemical applications and equipment maintenance. This position will interact on a consistent basis with: supervisor and coworkers. This position typically will advise and counsel: grounds keeping personnel. This position will supervise: NA...


Job Duty 1 -

Perform horticultural related maintenance of trees, shrubs, ground covers and flower beds.

Job Duty 2 -

Transport equipment and personnel via motor vehicle to and from job sites.

Job Duty 3 -

Provide instructions to landscaping crews as required.

Job Duty 4 -

Lead in and perform lawn maintenance activities.

Job Duty 5 -

Keeps landscape and grounds free of debris.

Job Duty 6 -

Apply appropriate chemicals to lawn, trees, shrubs, ground cover, and flower.

Job Duty 7 -

Perform routine maintenance of equipment.

Job Duty 8 -

Complete daily grounds maintenance reports.

Job Duty 9 -

Train new employees in horticultural related duties; promote safe working practices.

Job Duty 10 -

Perform other duties as assigned

Educational Requirements

Required Qualifications

High school diploma, GED Certificate or Vocational School Diploma

Required Experience

Two to three years of job related experience


Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

This job requires working knowledge of horticultural support processes and practices including application of chemicals and operation and maintenance of related equipment, use of radio communications equipment and operation of a motor vehicle. Skills in providing work direction and training are required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.

Other Information

Location: Atlanta, GA

Job grade : C5

This is not a supervisory position.

This position does not have financial responsibilities.

No, this position will not be required to drive.

This role is not considered a position of trust.

This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).

This position will not travel

This position does not require security clearance.

Background Check

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Atlanta GA USA

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