Holden Forests and Gardens is looking to fill multiple Emergent Tower/Canopy Walk Monitor seasonal positions. The Emergent Tower / Canopy Walk Monitor will assist in monitoring the operations of the Emergent Tower and Canopy Walk. This position requires a flexible schedule which may include early mornings and / or evening. Weekend work will be required.
§ Manager, Guest Relations
§ Assistant Manager
§ Guest Relations Representative(s)
§ Works with Volunteers
§ The Holden Arboretum – Kirtland, Ohio – less than 30 miles east of Cleveland.
§ Encompassing more than 3,600 acres of cultivated gardens, woody plant collections and natural forested areas
§ Holden Forests & Gardens is 12th largest public garden in the U.S. It is comprised of two campuses, Holden Arboretum and Cleveland Botanical Garden.
§ Receives guests at structures, providing prompt and courteous service.
§ Ensure proper admittance policies are being followed by guests and staff.
§ Ensure safety practices are being followed by guests and staff.
§ Ensure cleanliness of structures, which will include weather-related debris and trash removal.
§ Strong customer service skills and experience working with the general public.
§ Excellent verbal communication skills.
§ Ability to work within a team, as well as independently.
§ Ability to effectively solve small to complex problems.
§ Ability to understand basic instructions using the English language
§ Acceptable driving record (3 points or less)
§ Must pass a criminal background check and substance screening
Must be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodation:
§ Ability to be on either structure for extended periods of time
Emergent Tower – 120’ high, 200 stairs
Canopy Walk – 65’ high
§ Stand and/or sit for extended periods of time
§ Effective vision and hearing
§ Hand and arm dexterity
§ Walk and work on wet, uneven, slippery terrain
§ Regular lifting and carrying up to 10 lbs
§ Kneeling, bending, stooping, grabbing, and reaching
§ Perform required tasks in all weather conditions
§ Ability to a flexible schedule
§ March through November (until end of November, weather permitting)
§ Seven days per week operation
§ Full time or part time
§ Approximately 16 – 40 hours per week
Review of applications with begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Qualified applicants should submit a resume online:
This position will be employed through a staffing agency service.
Holden Forests & Gardens (Holden Arboretum / Cleveland Botanical Garden) is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. We seek skilled, knowledgeable and experienced individuals to join our staff and enhance our reputation as one of the country’s foremost arboreta.