Student Worker Positions
Arboretum Student Worker
The Ambler Arboretum of Temple University is a 187-acre public garden and outdoor classroom for Temple University located at the Ambler Campus. Student workers are needed to assist in the care of the gardens.
Assist gardeners and horticulturists in day-to-day garden tasks which include but are not limited to weeding, watering, pest control, disease management, raking, mulching, shoveling, planting, propagating, edging, dividing and transplanting.
Experience in gardening or landscaping
Excellent communication skills
Familiarity with plants, how plants grow and plant needs
Ability to work independently, self-starter, also works well within a collaborative setting
Problem-solving skills and willingness to learn and ask questions
Work with volunteers
Represent the Arboretum and University in a professional manner
Valid Driver’s License
Able to lift, bend, squat, crouch, kneel
Use of various hand tools
Working in all weather conditions