Careers

The Garden Conservancy is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving, sharing, and celebrating America's gardens and diverse gardening traditions for the education and inspiration of the public. Our office is in Garrison, in the New York's Hudson Valley. 

Opportunities at the Garden Conservancy:

Open Days Program Associate
As the Garden Conservancy's signature Open Days program enters its second quarter century and a whole new phase of operations, the Program Associate ensures that Open Days data—including host information, garden descriptions, and program records—and the annual Open Days schedule are up-to-date, accurate, and accessible across the organization. The Associate also helps develop operating procedures to guide the program’s work and is expected to provide exceptional customer service support. Read the full job description.

Posted April 14, 2021

Opportunities at allied organizations around the country:

Assistant Gardener, Meerkerk Gardens, Greenback, WA
Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens, a nonprofit public garden on Whidbey Island and a member of the Garden Conservancy Northwest Network, is seeking a reliable and capable Assistant Gardener to perform, under general supervision, gardening and grounds-keeping functions. Please visit the Meerkerk job listings web page for more information.

Posted March 25, 2021

Seasonal Gardener, Greenwood Gardens, Short Hills, NJ
Greenwood Gardens, a nonprofit public garden and 28-acre historic site and a preservation partner of the Garden Conservancy, is seeking a seasonal gardener. The gardener will report to the Head of Horticulture and be an integral part of the Horticulture team, participating in establishing and maintaining new perennial and shrub boarders, rain garden, and other newly planted areas undergoing restoration. Read the full job description

Posted January 12, 2021

Various positions, The Ruth Bancroft Garden, Walnut Creek, CA
The Ruth Bancroft Garden, in Walnut Creek, CA, has openings for a Nursery Sales Manager, a Nursery Sales Assistant, and a Kiosk Sales Assistant. Learn more about these opportunities.

Posted June 10, 2020

Estate Head Gardener, Côte des Fleurs, Dorval, Quebec
This 400 acre-estate, nestled in a quiet valley on the side of a small, sparsely inhabited mountain in southern Quebec, seeks a passionate, creative, and knowledgeable Estate Head Gardener to actively participate in the care and refinement of our very diverse 35 year old property. Read more.

Posted April 4, 2019