Horticulture Technician Sr.

SeaWorld San Diego

Do you have a green thumb and an eye for natural beauty? Do you have a passion for making things grow and bloom? Discover a place where your unique qualities can truly blossom! Join us as a valuable member of our grounds team and help maintain the spectacular beauty of our surroundings.

What you get to do:

As a Senior Horticulture Technician specializing in landscaping, you’ll be part of an outstanding team dedicated to maintaining the attractive appearance of our grounds. This role will involve performing a variety of horticultural, grounds keeping and greenhouse tasks, including watering, weeding, planting, transplanting, pruning, mulching, and mowing. You will:

· Install, care for, maintain and remove park annuals, ornamentals, turf and trees

· Operate (with training) mowers, augers, trimmers, shears, tillers, utility carts, water tanks, tractors, forklift, loaders, trucks, trailers, etc.

· Perform cold-weather protection and hurricane preparedness

· Repair any weather damaged areas

· Communicate professionally and effectively with Ambassadors, Vendors and our Guests

· Perform other duties as assigned

What it takes to succeed:

· Valid driver’s license and ability to meet company driving guidelines

· Previous experience in a Horticulture or Landscape setting

· Ability to work with and help lead team and crew

· Creative problem solving skills and able to identify potential landscape issues

· Scheduling flexibility

· Dependability and willingness to learn all aspects of landscaping

· Heavy machinery experience(backhoe, forklift, manlift) preferred

What else is important:

· Able to lift, push, pull and/or carry up to 50 lbs.

· Position engages in extensive walking and standing throughout entire work shift and climb/ascend heights, if needed

· Perform the following physical activities: kneeling, squatting, bend floor-to waist/waist-to-overhead, reach overhead, simple grasp and fine hand manipulation tasks (use of tools/keyboard/writing)

· Able to work indoors and outdoors, in varying weather, to include heat.

· Work a flexible schedule/hours based on business need, to include opening, mid-, and closing shifts; nights, weekends, and holidays

· Be flexible in work locations as placement will depend on business needs and career development opportunities

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

SeaWorld San Diego

San Diego, CA


Part Time