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Current Job Opportunities

Cornell University invites applications from outstanding individuals for the positions of Staff Gardener – the University’s botanical garden, arboretum, and natural areas.
Located in Ithaca, N.Y., Cornell University is a bold, innovative, inclusive, and dynamic teaching and research university. Cornell Plantations is alive with plants, purpose, and a presence that truly distinguishes the university among its peers. Plantations’ leadership in high quality horticulture, along with our environmental conservation and education programs make Cornell one of the most distinguished campuses in the world.




Current Job Opportunities

 

Department Business Adminstrator: Duties include direct financial, administrative and facilities management functions on behalf of Cornell Plantations and the Director, with functional responsibility to the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Plant Sciences Senior Administrative Manager.

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Director of Development: The Director of Development provides strategic leadership for planning and implementation of fundraising and external relations initiatives for Cornell Plantations.Specifically, The Director of Development coordinates and manages Plantations’ annual giving and membership programs, development communications, and Plantations donor cultivation/stewardship events (on- and off-campus).

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IPM Assistant: Under general direction provided by the Director of Horticulture, assist the IPM Coordinator by scouting, diagnosing, treating, and working with garden staff on plant health care issues and evaluating cultural, biological, mechanical, and chemical control strategies to reduce pests to tolerable levels across all areas of the greenhouses and outdoor gardens.

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Current Volunteer Opportunities

From gardening to greeting visitors in our welcome center, we have a wide variety of volunteer opportunities. Click here to learn what's available.