Job Description

Holticulturists are responsible for growing and maintaining all types of plants in a variety of settings. These could be public parks, gardens, sports grounds and schools.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • pruning shrubs
  • checking the health of plants by identifying any pests or diseases and controlling them
  • raising plants from seeds or cuttings
  • maintaining high levels of presentation in public parks and gardens
  • cleaning and maintaining tools and equipment.
  • digging, planting and weeding flower beds and borders
  • applying nutrients to plants and maintaining moisture levels
  • using machinery such as lawn mowers, rotovators and hedge trimmers



1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.