Category: Jobs

Open Position: Plant Records Internship

January 3, 2019

The position will provide an opportunity to engage in botanic garden collections management, primarily focusing on tracking plant acquisitions data, labeling the collections, conducting field-checks and taxonomic verifications, and using GPS equipment with digital mapping software. (more…)

Open Position: Horticulture Summer Intern

January 3, 2019

This position will provide training and experience to a student enrolled in a horticulture program. Mount Auburn will accommodate the following areas of study: Arboriculture, Gardening, Greenhouse/Nursery management, and Sustainable Horticulture practices. The student may have a preferred area of concentration or could rotate thru departments. (more…)

Open Position: 12-Month Horticultural Apprentice

January 3, 2019

This position will provide training and experience to a recent graduate or student enrolled in a horticulture program. Mount Auburn will accommodate the following areas of study: Arboriculture, Gardening, Greenhouse/Nursery management, and Sustainable Horticulture practices. The apprentice will rotate through various departments/crews on a monthly basis over the course of a year. The particular interests and skills of the individual may be used to structure the actual rotations and the projects undertaken by the apprentice. (more…)

Open Position: Arborist

January 3, 2019

Performs tree maintenance, including pruning, cabling, fertilizing, planting, spraying, injecting and tree removals.  Climbs with rope and saddle and operates an aerial lift.  Performs a variety of other arboricultural and horticultural tasks as needed, such as plant pest monitoring and shrub pruning. (more…)