Greenhouse/ Landscape Operations

  • Seasonal
  • Anywhere

Job Description:

This position is responsible for the care of plants and associated materials for the State Fair of Texas.

Work Schedule:

Varies depending on events.

Duties:

Work with management and consultants to care for all plants and materials and greenhouse operation. Work with delivery, warehousing, and distribution of plant inventory and supplies; assist in the types and quantities of plants and materials to be purchased. Water, plant, prune, fertilize and control pests on all plants. Load and unload plants and materials. Able to work outside in various weather conditions.

Required Skills:

Have a basic knowledge of the general type of plants and proper atmospheres needed for each, planting practices and procedures, irrigation practices, fertilizer, plant disease, and pests. Also must have the ability to utilize a variety of negotiating, communication, and economic skills, work with others in a manner that most cost-effectively benefits the SFT. The ability to communicate clearly and concisely, and work effectively deal with time sensitive deadlines.

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Equal Opportunity

State Fair of Texas (SFT) is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against employees or applicants for employment based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability of an otherwise qualified individual, membership or application for membership in a uniformed service, genetic information, engaging in legally protected activity, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. SFT also provides reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees in accordance with applicable law. Applicants desiring an accommodation to complete this application or participate in the interviewing process should contact SFT Human Resources Department.

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