Staff/Volunteer Supervision, Program Development, Garden Operations
Gamble Garden is seeking a Garden Director (GD), who is an experienced horticulturist and a skilled leader, one who thrives in a collaborative and community-centric environment. As the manager of a diverse and multi-talented staff, the GD is supported by the Board of Directors and Executive Director. The GD manages garden operations and collaborates with multiple volunteer-led committees to develop and implement horticultural education programs for adults and children. Fiscal management, facility management, program development, written and oral communication skills are essential for this position.
Duties and Responsibilities
Essential Job Functions: Performs a variety of small repairs and improvements. Performs manual tasks involved
in preparing event facilities for use, including setting up tables, chairs, stages and program equipment such as
sound systems, exhibit booths and removal of same after event; assist guests during events, performs functions
during special events, also performs various custodial duties including sweeping, mopping, scrubbing and removal
of debris; litter pickup outside facilities; changes light bulbs; operates a variety of cleaning equipment.
Gamble Garden seeks help with routine and event-based tasks that involve lifting and carrying
items, and preparing the garden for rentals, classes, and events.