Tuesday Gardener

Published

03/28/2018

Start Date

04/24/2018

End Date

09/25/2018

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

6115 S Santa Fe Drive
Littleton
CO

United States

Description

PURPOSE OF JOB: Assist with the cultural practices of gardening.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

Duties Include:

·        Raking, weeding, watering, fertilizing, mulching, pruning, deadheading, planting, removing plants, and non-chemical pest control as needed.

·        Other basic landscaping or gardening tasks as needed.


Shift Information:

·        Weekly shifts occur on Tuesdays, April 24, 2018 through September 25, 2018.

·        Shifts are scheduled from 8 AM – 11 AM.

·        Weekly or bi-weekly commitment preferred.


Location:

·        Outdoors, onsite at Hudson Gardens.


Attire and Equipment (provided by the volunteer):

·        Closed-toe shoes.

·        Hand pruners, soil knife, and hand-saw (provided by volunteer, if you have).

·        Gardening gloves.

·        Water bottle and sun protection (recommended).


Other:

·        This position may involve the use of hand tools provided by Hudson Gardens.

·        This position may involve the use of small equipment such as a rototiller.


QUALIFICATIONS:

General:

·        Must be aged 16 or older.

·        Must be able to work in a team or part of a group.

 

Physical Demands:

·        Stand, walk, and/or sit.

·        Use hands to finger, handle, or feel.

·        Reach with hands and arms.

·        Climb or balance.

·        Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl;

·        Talk or hear.

·        Lift up to 25 pounds.


CONTACT: Community Programs & Outreach, 303-797-8565 ext. 306 or volunteer@hudsongardens.org

Benefits

  • Training Provided

How To Apply

http://hudsongardens.org/support/volunteer

To apply, complete a volunteer application online here. Questions? Contact Community Programs and Outreach at volunteer@hudsongardens.org or 303-797-8565 ext. 306.


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