Temporary Shoreline Maintenance
|Strengthen the Chicago Botanic Garden’s aquatic plant and urban lake studies program by maintaining aesthetic shoreline conditions and quality lakeshore habitat.
Located 25 miles north of downtown Chicago, the Garden’s 385-acre campus includes 60 acres of lakes. Over the past 20 years more than ½- million native aquatic and shoreline plants have been added along 5 miles of our lakeshore. These shoreline plantings (representing 240 native plant taxa) have been effective in stabilizing eroding shoreline soils and enhancing aquatic habitat.
In this role you will be responsible for the following:
Our ideal candidate will have the following: