The MEIHSS Gardener is responsible for the overall planning, development, implementation, evaluation and budgeting of the MEIHSS Garden Program and supervision of the volunteers and the Garden Assistant. In addition the Garden Program Manager is responsible for reports, record keeping, collecting and interpreting data and making that data available to MIT Tribal Council, and especially working with the elders to create gardens for wellness, sanctuary, participation, enjoyment, healthy food sources, and providing education and troubleshooting concerning organic gardening.
The working conditions described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties of this class.
Regularly required to sit, stand, and walk; talk and hear; reach with hand and arms and/or grasp with fingers; bend, stoop, or climb while evaluating buildings and facilities; use hands to operate, finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. Continuously uses vision. Occasionally lifts and/or moves up to 50 lbs. May regularly be exposed to inclement weather, loud noises, chemicals, bio-hazard waste, and moving mechanical parts.