• Horticulturist III (Hines@Amazon)

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Job ID
    Facilities Management
  • Overview

    When you join Hines, you will work alongside innovative leaders who set the standards responsible for our reputation as an industry leader today, and you’ll be a part of shaping our future in the years to come.


    As a Horticulturist III with Hines, you will be responsible to supervise and perform the day-to-day horticultural operations of Amazon’s Spheres and Seattle Corporate Headquarters campus. This includes maintenance of interior plant installations and exterior landscape. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


    • Responsible for oversight and training of Hines horticulture staff
    • Develop and provide goals and performance evaluations
    • Liaise with Hines horticulture program staff on budgeting, proposals and other aspects of program management
    • Perform high level horticulture work within the Spheres and in other locations of Amazon’s Corporate Headquarters in Seattle, including watering, pest control, and pruning, under direction of the Amazon horticulture staff
    • Partner with Amazon staff to manage external vendors on maintaining high standards of horticulture within the Spheres and Seattle Campus 
    • Partner with Amazon staff on plant procurement and acquisitions
    • Manage horticulture projects at direction of Amazon Staff
    • Discourse with Amazon employees, partners, and the public to educate them about plants, biophilia, conservation, and other horticulture-related topics


    Minimum Requirements include:


    • Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, horticulture, or greenhouse-related area of study from an accredited institution or Five or more years of experience in agriculture, horticulture or greenhouse plant production
    • Three or more years experience managing horticulture teams
    • Vendor Management
    • Integrated Pest Management experience
    • Experience carrying out and aligning with client design, vision, and standards while designing, implementing and managing horticultural projects



    Hines is a privately owned global real estate investment firm founded in 1957 with a presence in 214 cities in 24 countries. Hines has approximately $120.6 billion of assets under management, including $66.5 billion for which Hines provides fiduciary investment management services, and $54.1 billion for which Hines provides third-party property-level services. The firm has 128 developments currently underway around the world. Historically, Hines has developed, redeveloped or acquired 1,348 properties, totaling over 444 million square feet. The firm’s current property and asset management portfolio includes 512 properties, representing over 223 million square feet. With extensive experience in investments across the risk spectrum and all property types, and a pioneering commitment to sustainability, Hines is one of the largest and most-respected real estate organizations in the world. Visit www.hines.com for more information.


    We are an equal opportunity employer and support workforce diversity.


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