Coastal Landscapes temporary position NC State

North Carolina Sea Grant is hiring a horticulture industry engagement specialist to work 10 hours/week on the Coastal Landscaping Initiative. Applications are due Friday, Sept. 21.

The primary job duties are the following:
● Identify horticulture industry sourcing barriers and solutions for environmentally beneficial coastal plants
● Consult with nursery growers, wholesalers, and retailers to improve availability of environmentally beneficial coastal plants
● Identify existing and needed trainings on environmentally beneficial coastal plants for the horticulture industry
● Develop an environmentally beneficial coastal plant sourcing guide
● Create communication materials on environmentally beneficial coastal plants for the horticulture industry and public
● Assist with coordination of CLI partners and meetings as needed.