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OrganizationPiedmont Master Gardeners Association
TypePart Time
Application DeadlineJanuary 15, 2021
College Degree Required?Yes
Salary RangeHourly Wage - $19/hour


The Extension Master Gardener Coordinator will partner with Agriculture & Natural Resource agents in planning district 10 (Albemarle, Greene, Louisa and Fluvanna counties), to provide program leadership & development, evaluation, and public relations support. They support approximately 200 Master Gardener volunteers in their community educational efforts and focus on strengthening volunteer engagement and enjoyment to reduce attrition. This position provides direct supervision and training to the Master Gardener program assistant and collaborates with the Albemarle Unit Coordinator and the Greene Co. Horticulture Agent to achieve and then set new goals for the consumer horticulture program.

Position is part-time and county funded for up to 29 hours per week.

We will begin reviewing applications January 15, 2021.

Skills Required

Experience in horticulture, botany, landscaping or related field; experience working with volunteers; experience working in a supervisory capacity; required to obtain VA pesticide certification (category 10).

Bachelor’s degree in horticulture or plant science preferred; Field experience with ornamental and edible plants preferred.

Additional Info

The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

Must have a driver’s license check

Must have a safe and acceptable driving record