Student Employee - Greenhouse & Horticulture Assistant

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Aug 01, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Work Study, Student Jobs on Campus

Job Description



Position Requisition Information


Job Title Student Employee - Greenhouse & Horticulture Assistant
Department Horticulture
Employee Type Part Time
Hourly Rate 12.00
Federal Work Study or Institutional Work Study  
Academic Term Fall
Anticipated Schedule
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 3:00pm
Work Week 0-20 Hours
Work Week-Other Information  
Application Review Begins  
Special Instructions to Applicants
· Background Check
· Completion of New Employee Training
· Must be currently enrolled in at least 3 credit
hours for Fall/Spring semester
· Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above (if first semester
student, GPA requirement is waived)
· If student qualifies for Federal Work Study, the
student will be hired as a Federal Work Study
employee to utilize these funds.
Position Information for Posting


Position Introduction
Position Summary
Assist in maintaining the greenhouse and horticulture labs
Reports to Dean of Career and Technical Education
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
1. Water, fertilize, prune, clean, and propagate plants in the greenhouse.
 2. Clean workspaces and pots. 
3. Place and care for arrangements/plants around campus. 
4. Assist with hydroponic systems as necessary.
Required Education High School graduate or equivalent
Other Required Qualifications  
Desired Qualifications  
Skills and Specifications
- Position requires frequent bending, stretching, and
- Ability to sit, walk, and stand up to 4 hours
Location Main Campus

Application Details

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