The Department of Biology at the University of Virginia invites applicants for the position of Greenhouse Manager. The Greenhouse Manager oversees all aspects of the research, teaching and outreach operations conducted in the 6000 sq. ft. of greenhouse facilities maintained by the Department of Biology. These facilities are used by faculty, staff and students year-round and depend on the plant growth support services and expertise provided by the Manager.
Please apply through Workday, and search for “Greenhouse Manager”. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three professional references (name, email address, telephone number, and address).
• Education: Bachelor's degree in in Horticulture, Floriculture, a closely related field of Plant Biology, or other, required.
• Experience: Knowledge of safety orientated and know, understand, and here to and train others to conform to all safety requirements and regulations.
• Ability to work under pressure, solve multiple problems/or previous work experience in a greenhouse environment.
• Ability to coordinate multiple tasks, all with effective prioritization.