Landscaping Technician (Part Time)

Busch Gardens Williamsburg


Looking for a job where you can really put down roots? Want the chance to experience more growth in your work? We’ve got just the opportunity for you! Join us as a valuable member of the grounds team that keeps our park looking its best.


Schedule is Monday-Friday, between 7:00am-3:30pm or 6:00am-2:30pm. Typical shifts will be weekdays with occasional weekend shifts.


What you get to do:


As a Horticulture Technician specializing in landscaping, you’ll be part of an outstanding team dedicated to maintaining the attractive appearance of our grounds, baskets, and containers. This role will involve performing correct plant installation, hand watering, weeding, mulching and pruning for a wide variety of plants, trees, palms, shrubs, and tropical plants, while maintaining health, growth, and desired size. You will:


  • Utilize riding lawn mower, edger, trimmer, and backpack blower
  • Safely utilize hand tools and operate such equipment as augers, trimmers, shears, and tillers
  • Operate company vehicles to transport materials and equipment to job sites
  • Assist with landscape renovations/construction
  • Perform weatherizing tasks and repair work of weather damage
  • Maintain cleanliness of all assigned areas
  • Practice safe work habits, including the use of personal protective equipment
  • Provide excellent service to guests and team members
  • Perform other duties as assigned


What it takes to succeed:


  • At least 18 years old
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to obtain a SeaWorld driver’s license preferred
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to lift, pull, and push a minimum of 75 lbs.
  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time in all weather conditions
  • Flexibility in occasionally working weekends, evenings and holidays
  • Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team
  • Ability to multitask while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Ability to pass all provided Horticulture department training
  • Comfortable with exposure to noise and vibrations
  • Previous professional horticulture experience or related education preferred
  • Expertise with small power landscaping equipment a plus


The perks of the position:


As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as:


  • FREE park admission
  • Discounted park admission tickets and passes for family and friends
  • Park discounts on food, merchandise, etc.


Join the team!


If you’re looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, we’re looking for you!

More Information

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Williamsburg, VA

14298

Part Time

$13.25 per hour

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