Positions Open


September 2015: Volunteer Coordinator

The Morris County Park Commission’s Horticultural Education Department is seeking an energetic, “people-person” for the position of Volunteer Coordinator.

This is part time job – 21 hours per week. The ability to work weekends and evenings is required. A demonstrable interest in horticulture is required.

Computer literacy is required, including the use of Excel. Volunteer management experience is a plus.

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and your resume to lparness@morrispark.net. No phone calls please.

The Morris County Park Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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August 2015: Senior Gardener - Willowwood Arboretum

Employees in this position are responsible for the supervision and monitoring of subordinate staff, seasonal, intern and volunteer staff, as well as the hands-on maintenance of the gardens and plant collections at the Willowwood Arboretum, a facility of the Morris County Park Commission, located in Chester Township, NJ. Individuals should have a strong understanding of horticulture, possess the skills necessary to perform horticultural maintenance tasks, and be familiar with the identification and cultivation of a wide variety of woody, herbaceous, and annual landscape plants. The Senior Gardener reports to and works under the general supervision of the Manager of Horticulture and/or his/her designee for the coordination of daily activities, attendance and other operational procedures.

Send written applications to John Morse, Manager of Horticulture of the Morris County Park Commission. Full details about the position and application process may be seen by clicking on the image at right.

The Morris County Park Commission is an equal opportunity employer.