Job Listing: WHM Gardener

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Washington Heritage Museums - Fredericksburg, VA

Closes - 7/21/22 or when filled

Position Title – Lead Gardener

Salary - $17.25 - $19.25 an hour based on experience.

Job Type - Part-Time

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The lead gardener is responsible for the care of the gardens and landscape areas of the Mary Washington House. The position works closely with the director to maintain historically accurate and professionally tended landscaping. The position acts as liaison to local garden clubs and regional horticultural organizations. The position will focus their time at the Mary Washington House (65%), and will have occasional work at the Hugh Mercer Apothecary, Rising Sun Tavern, and St. James’ House. Part-time, non-exempt, with hours varying by season. Compensation is $17.25-19.25/hour based on experience. Benefits include three paid summer holidays and a Museum Shop discount. Personal leave is unpaid, though the position has a flexible schedule. The work schedule is 20-30 hours per week, core hours 8 am - 4 pm, Monday - Friday, generally from mid-March to late October. Occasional hours may be required on evenings, weekends, or holidays.