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University of Connecticut, CAHNR, Storrs, CT [posted 9/22/23]

Assistant/Associate extension Educator for Controlled Environmental Agriculture

This full-time, 11-month appointment for a non-tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Extension Educator in CAHNR to collectively advance Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA). The successful candidate is expected to develop strong working relationships with producers throughout the state; interact with UConn faculty, state, and federal agency personnel; and develop interdisciplinary extension programs. This is an off-campus, county-based position. Assignment of office location is negotiable in the northwest or northeast part of the state and requires the individual to travel.


Please apply online to Academic Jobs Online and submit the following application materials:

  • Cover letter summarizing how your qualifications and experience meet the position requirements (maximum two pages).
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Personal statement on Equity, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice (maximum one page).
  • Names and contact information for at least three references including emails.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a successful candidate is selected. Inquiries about the position should be directed to: Bonnie Burr, bonnie.burr@uconn.

Private 100 Acre Estate, Ridgefield, CT [posted 9/11/23]

Horticulturalist, Main gardener

Our private 100 acre estate in Ridgefield, CT is seeking a motivated individual to start as soon as possible.

Job responsibilities include purchasing relevant materials, work with the landscaping and pruning teams across the property. Facilitate work for all garden vendors and landscape architects.  Follow and upkeep planting schedules and be proactive if any problems arise. Highly organized with lists and communications to main team members.

Ideal candidate will have strong knowledge of plants/shrubs, trees and be a team player with this fast-paced group. Be willing to lend a hand as needed.   This is an exciting opportunity with growth potential for the right candidate!

Benefits include, paid time off, opportunity for health insurance. Competitive comp based on experience. All levels of experience candidates welcome to apply!

Come work in nature. The property is magical and won’t feel like work!

Please forward resumes to Victoria Flores at

SiteOne Landscape Supply, Windsor, CT [posted 8/18/23]

Nursery Department Manager

Our Department Managers take the lead as the Nursery/Plant Material expert in the branch, working closely with customers on any or all needs within the department to ensure excellence.

What you’ll do:

  • Assist Branch Manager with the sales and operations planning process in the nursery yard.
  • Understand and execute the principals of inventory management, target customer mix and sales.
  • Create a positive environment for employees which encourages teamwork in alignment with SiteOne DNA.
  • Train and develop nursery staff to be knowledgeable of the product line and customer needs to support achievement of departmental sales goals.
  • Partner with branch leadership to understand and implement new technologies and ways of working to help positively impact business performance.
  • Support other branch departments and customers as needed.


  • 1-3 years’ experience in the green industry and an understanding of landscape, nursery, or irrigation products preferred
  • Excellent customer service and management skills
  • Experience with sales and operations planning and forecasting
  • Understanding of accounting fundamentals; including debits, credits, accounts receivable, accounts payable and budgets.
  • Ready and willing to learn and adopt new technologies and ways of working
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Apply here:

E.C. Goodwin Technical High School, New Britain, CT [posted 7/7/23]

Landscape Design, Installation, and Equipment Instructor

A CTECS Landscape Design, Installation and Equipment (LDIE) teacher is responsible for educating students on theoretical and performance-based topics related to landscaping and equipment operation. The Landscape Design, Installation and Equipment program includes use and installation of materials such as interlocking concrete pavers and segmental retaining wall units (SRW), the related hand and power tools, soil preparation, drainage installation, operation and maintenance of power equipment, and greenscape installations and maintenance, such as turf, plants, trees, etc.

The Landscape Design, Installation and Equipment (LDIE) department head is an instructional leader who promotes student achievement for all and facilitates the operations of the department. As a Department Head, you are responsible for the duties outlined above, as well as responsibilities related to instructional support, leadership and operations within your department.

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