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Location: City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS | PARKS & RECREATION | HORTICULTURE
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       $9.50 / hour  Open Until Filled

Assist full-time personnel and Rose Garden Intern with maintenance of roses, flower beds, City Hall landscape, and Municipal parking lot islands, to include watering, weeding, mulching, pruning and plantings. These persons will also assist in new landscape installments and planting designs and will operate lawn mowers, weed eaters, hedge clippers, hand pruners, edgers, and tillers.

18 years or older and possess valid drivers license required - - -  40 hours/week for 18 weeks.