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Greenhouse Coordinator

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Position Information

Top Message Both current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.
Message to Applicants
Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Greenhouse Coordinator
Working Title Greenhouse Coordinator
Department Molecular Genetics Admin
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 433155
Summary of Duties

Manages Greenhouse Facilities within the Division of Natural and Mathematical Sciences; develops and implements management plan for an efficient operation of greenhouses; develops and implements facility operating policies and procedures; coordinates teaching and research projects; designs educational materials and techniques for courses and outreach programs, develops and maintains Greenhouse Facility website, oversees propagation & maintenance of plant materials for teaching & research, coordinates and delivers educational programs and serves as liaison for faculty, undergraduate students, and the general public appropriate to the area of plant specialization including plant identification, propagation, planting, maintenance, and evaluation. Coordinates & implements pest management program; develops budget & implements preventative maintenance/repair program for facility equipment; manages multiple greenhouse environments via computer. Interviews, hires, supervises & trains staff and student employees for multiple facilities across campus. Schedules facility and employees, coordinates space assignments and planting schedules; advises users during project design & execution for research & teaching; conducts pesticide safety training & certification; develops, coordinates & conducts outreach programs; develops & oversees system to maintain plant records & labeling; participates in greenhouse facilities committee, solicits prospects/donors for gifts to help support facilities; manages and plans fundraising activities; Ohio Pesticide Operator. Occasional night/weekend work may be required. Required to obtain and maintain Ohio Department of Agriculture Commercial Pesticide Applicator license with minimum categories core and 6D.

Additional Information for Applicants:
Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree; extensive experience in program planning and administration.

Desired Qualifications

Extensive experience of greenhouse management and supervisory experience in a university setting; extensive experience in program planning and administration; extensive experience with greenhouse equipment and environmental control systems; experience with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Access and Word; familiarity with Drupal or website design software.

Target Salary $44,990.40 - $50,003.20 Annually
Job Category Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%)

100.0

Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary or Regular Regular
Posting Start Date 10/21/2017
Posting End Date 11/19/2017
Dept Contact Name Rubright,Corinne Elizabeth
Dept Contact Phone 614/292-4208
Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/82205

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Select one box that best represents your number of full years paid employment:
    • Some, but less than one full year of employment
    • 1 full year or more of employment
    • 2 years
    • 3 years
    • 4 years
    • 5 years
    • 6 years
    • 7 years
    • 8 years
    • 9 years
    • 10 or more years
  2. * Select the box that best represents your educational training:
    • Attended school but did not receive high school diploma or GED
    • High school diploma or GED, but no college credit hours
    • Completed less than 45 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 45 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 90 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 135 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed 180 college credit hours, but did not graduate
    • Completed an Associate's degree
    • Completed a Bachelor's degree
    • Completed a Master's degree or higher
  3. * Are you related in any way to a faculty/staff member in the unit of the position for which you are applying?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * What prompted you to apply for this position at The Ohio State University? Please select an answer below:
    • Referred by personal contact
    • Referred by OSU recruiter
    • Job/Career Fair
    • JobsatOSU.com
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Monster.com
    • Columbus Dispatch
    • Dice.com
    • Professional organization
    • HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Local newspapers
    • Other
  5. * Do you have at least five years of experience in program planning and administration?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have at least five year of experience in greenhouse management and supervisory experience in a university setting
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have at least five years of experience with greenhouse equipment and environmental control systems?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Do you have at least one year of experience with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Access and Word?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other