Experienced Horticulturist willing to work in an outdoor garden center alongside people with disabilities.


7730-36 Madison St., Forest Park, IL 60130




Associate Degree in Ornamental Horticulture

Able to lift at least 30 lbs.

Reliable and independent and self-started 

Ability to work indoors and outdoors

Ability to work with people with disabilities while setting an example in our team

Ability to work in a team in a safe and respectful environment 

Willingness to work on weekends during the gardening season

Previous retail experience preferable

Proficient in basic computer programs is a must 

Some knowledge of Spanish language is a plus 


We are looking for a full-time employee. We offer a competitive salary, relaxed working environment, and an opportunity to grow with us. The potential employee will be exposed to an array of houseplants, annuals, perennials, edible plants, shrubs, and small trees. In addition, the employee will have the opportunity to occasionally create floral arrangements, decorative items and more. 

Empowering Gardens is a non-profit organization that has been operating successfully for over 7 years for more information about us, please visit our website 

Interested please email vitae resume to

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