The Indianapolis Zoo is
currently looking for energetic, motivated people to assist the horticulture
staff. This is a fast paced and physically demanding job maintaining
over 60 acres of landscape. Knowledge of plants and their care, power
equipment, and irrigation systems preferred but not required.
This position requires
candidates to be prepared to work in all weather conditions and be extremely
dependable. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid
driver’s license, and successfully pass a pre-employment drug test and
criminal history background check.
Positions pay $8.50 per
hour, typical 40 hour/week schedule, and scheduled work hours are from
7am-4pm. These positions can start as early as April and run through mid-August.
ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS ARE ACCEPTED (see below). Mailed, faxed,
e-mailed or dropped off applications are not accepted.
On the online employment application, please enter “Seasonal Gardener” in
the "position desired" section. Application deadline is March 31.
contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug test,
training completion, and criminal history check. The Indianapolis Zoo
is a Drug Free/Smoke Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.
ONLINE JOB APPLICATION