Greenhouse/Garden Assistant

Location: SCCC - Newton, NJ

Date Posted: 09/30/2020

Schedule: Part-Time

Type: Student Worker

Company: Sussex County Community College

Job Description

Schedule: Part-Time / Flexible

Type: Federal Work Study

Company: SCCC


Job Description: Federal Work Study Position for Currently Enrolled and Eligible SCCC Students Only*

Work Study positions available at the SCCC Agricultural Business and Horticultural Science Department – Greenhouse/Garden Assistant. Cleaning and keeping greenhouse organized, watering plants, weeding gardens, harvesting produce and collecting seed, processing, packaging and labeling seed, washing and packaging produce for culinary program and other customers.


*Federal Work-Study:

Federal Work-Study allows eligible students to earn money to help cover educational expenses by working within the college campus. Work Study Funds are paid directly to the student on a twice-monthly basis as earned.

To be eligible for Work-Study, you must:

  • Be a currently enrolled undergraduate student
  • Meet and maintain all SCCC Financial Aid Eligibility Requirements
  • Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Complete the verification process (if chosen)

Due to limited funding, not all students who are eligible will receive this award. If you are not awarded Work-Study, other employment opportunities are also available.


How to apply:

To be considered for work-study, you must submit the FAFSA at

After your FAFSA has successfully processed and you have enrolled in courses for the FALL 2020 semester, email the SCCC Financial Aid Office at: to inquire about your eligibility.