Central University College Jobs

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16 Jun, 2016

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The Horticulturist is the head of the University’s Horticultural Unit and reports to the Director (Administration) of the University.

Job Description

Job Title: Horticulturist

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Assumes responsibility for maintaining the University’s plants, parks/gardens together with all issues relating to landscaping
  • Provides technical and administrative support to the Unit and University as a whole
  • Takes responsibility for the operations, growth and harvesting of various types of plants in and around the University campuses
  • Prepares technical specifications for plant variety protection
  • Assists in the formulation of design policies for the University
  • Conducts training for all  horticultural and gardening hiring
  • Assists in the procurement and maintenance of horticultural machines, and implements
  • Maintains regular inventory of such equipments

Required Skills or Experience

  • Minimum qualification of bachelor degree in horticulture or related field
  • Knowledgeable in all types of plants
  • 10-15 continuous years of practical institutional and managerial experience in ornamental horticulture (technical educational park administration is desired)
  • Field experience in horticulture, parks and gardens especially in tertiary educational environment is desirable


  • Must possess excellent knowledge in ornamental horticulture in all areas, plant propagation and cultivation principles of nursery management, basic principles of landscaping.
  • Have Natural aptitude for gardening, care and maintenance of plants
  • Supervisory skills in supervising diverse subordinate staff
  • Report writing, facilitation and communication skills

How to Apply   

  • Interested persons with the requisite qualification(s) and related work experience should submit completed application forms
  • Application forms (can be obtained either by downloading from www.central.edu.gh or from the Office of the Director, Human Resource Directorate, Miotso Campus or Call 0303 951478/ 0303 935687 or 0289 546164 for further enquires)
  • Application letter
  • A 2-page statement indicating how one intend to use the period in office to address relevant issues pertaining to the function:

THE DIRECTOR (HRM) CENTRAL UNIVERSITY COLLEGE P. O. BOX 2305 TEMA Interested persons can submit soft copies of their CV and other relevant documents to [email protected] Deadline:

  • Completed Application Forms should be submitted to the Director, Human Resource Directorate, Central University College, Miotso, by 21st. June 2016.

Please note that only short listed applicants will be contacted.

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