STEPS Grounds Arboretum Worker

Requisition Number TE02368

STEPS Grounds employee would work with the Horticulturist, Arboretum staff, and volunteers to care for horticulture gardens and displays at The Arboretum. Duties would include, planting, weeding, watering, deadheading, pruning, training climbers, mowing, mulching, and Integrated Pest Management.

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Grounds Arboretum Student Worker

Requisition Number DU02858

Employee would work with the Horticulturist, Arboretum staff, and volunteers to care for horticulture gardens and displays at The Arboretum. Duties would include, planting, weeding, watering, deadheading, pruning, training climbers, mowing, mulching, and Integrated Pest Management. The employee would be responsible for event set up, consisting of tables and chairs, tents etc. and should have a flexible weekend schedule. During the winter, hours would be reduced and responsibilities would include clean up, pruning, and record keeping.

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Student: Ecosystems Intern

Requisition Number SE01425

YOU MUST BE CURRENT UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY STUDENT TO APPLY FORTHIS POSITION. 
The Native Ecosystems Intern will work closely with the native plant team to develop and preserve the various eco-regions, including oak-ash savanna, tall-grass prairies, floodplain forest/riparian zones, and cedar glades. Tasks will include planting, weeding, watering, pruning, plant identification, exhibit design/development, and various curatorial activities. Significant focus will also be placed on the restoration ecology in the Arboretum Woods, a 15 acre woodland representing one of the last forest remnants of the inner bluegrass.

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STEPS Part-time Administrative Support, Arboretum

Requisition Number TE02361

Administrative position that will be responsible for volunteer coordination, assist with PR and media, cash handling and other tasks as assigned. Must be able to work some weekends to assist with set-up of events, and attend them.

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STEPS Admissions Associate, KY Children's Garden

Requisition Number TE02362

Admission Associate for the Kentucky Children’s Garden.
The ticket taker will process daily admissions (cash, check and credit cards) for the Kentucky Children’s Garden (KCG) at The Arboretum, sell KCG season memberships and gift shop items. This person(s) will also be greeting and directing visitors, students, staff, donors, volunteers, etc. not only to the KCG but The Arboretum as well. Other duties as assigned. 
The KCG is open various hours depending on the season. Weekend availability is required.