Red Butte Garden seeks to connect people with plants and the beauty of living landscapes. Our staff is a community that understands, values, protects, and is enriched by the world of plants.
Whether you are working outside with our awesome Horticulture staff, or helping the garden grow behind the scenes, you will get to work in a beautiful environment with the best people around.
If you love nature as much as we do and want to be part of an awesome team, apply today!
AmeriCorps is a National Service program that supports direct service to meet important community needs. AmeriCorps is an equal opportunity program and we seek to provide reasonable accommodations for application and service.
Position is Monday through Friday with some weekend and evening work required. Begins January 2018.
Applications are now being accepted for a full-time, 12-month term (1700 hours) AmeriCorps position with the Red Butte Garden Programs Department. The AmeriCorps Programs Specialist will work with a variety of young audiences.
The successful candidate will have a background in education, horticulture or ecology. Must enjoy being outdoors and working with children. Teaching experience preferred. Own transportation is required.
Compensation includes a bi-monthly stipend of approximately $526, (total of $12,630 for the 12-month period), and an education stipend of $5,815.00 upon successful completion of the 1,700 hour commitment. Health benefits and environmental education training included.
Please email your resume to:
Amie Cox, School Programs Manager
$10.50 - $11.50 an hour
19 hours per week. Work schedule varies; weekend shift required
The Horticulture Department at Red Butte Garden is looking for a part-time gardener for our greenhouse team. We are seeking someone who wants to work with and learn more about plants and gardening, and enjoys working both indoors in a greenhouse and working outdoors. Would you enjoy learning more about gardening, and working with people who are passionate about plants and nature? We strongly prefer people who are committed to the role of a Botanical Garden and want to be a part of a great team!
Nine months professional work experience with the responsibility for five or more acres of grounds, or equivalency; a valid Utah vehicle operator’s license required; and demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required. Selected applicant will be expected to obtain a pesticide applicator’s license.
$10.50 - $11.25 an hour
Must be able to commit to working 16-29 hrs/per week beginning March 1st. Exact schedule will be coordinated with supervisor upon hire. May require a weekend shift and/or occasional evening shift. Season typically runs through mid/late November.
The Horticulture Department at Red Butte Garden is seeking seasonal gardeners who want to work with and learn more about plants and gardening. Do you like nature or being outdoors? Would you enjoy learning more about gardening, and working with people who are passionate about plants and nature? We strongly prefer people who are committed to the role of a Botanical Garden and want to be a part of a great team!
A valid Utah vehicle operator’s license required; and demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required.