Employment

Join the team at California's Native Garden.

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, the largest botanic garden dedicated exclusively to California's native plants, grounds itself with a philosophy of biodiversity and the importance of bringing real-world conservation applications to the public through horticultural education, scientific research and sales of native plants.

For all applications, please submit a cover letter, resume and any other materials to Human Resources at employment@rsabg.org unless otherwise noted in the job posting.




Horticulturist (Internship)

Internship

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August 17, 2018

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden is seeking a passionate, creative, and motivated individual to join the garden’s horticulture staff. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter and have a desire to acquire diverse skills and experience valuable in the green trades. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden is California’s Native Plant Garden. The intern will acquire proficiency in diverse skills involved in installing and maintaining garden areas, including: maintenance of cultivated areas, upkeep of garden paths, restoration / renovation of existing garden beds, plant record-keeping and labeling, maintenance of other outdoor facility areas such as the main entrance, parking areas, approaches to buildings, etc. Specific activities include raking, mulching, planting and transplanting, watering, weeding, pruning, answering visitors’ questions, plant record inventory, shoveling of soil, gravel, mulch, etc., and clearing herbaceous and woody material.

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Gift Shop Manager

TBD

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August 15, 2018

The Garden will be seeking a Gift Shop Manager soon. Please stay tuned for details!

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Education Assistant for Community Education

Part-time

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July 20, 2018

The Education Assistant for Community Education has the primary duty of helping to develop and to successfully operate RSABG’s diverse program of tours, lectures, classes and field trips designed for the general public and for more specific target audiences. The Education Assistant assists with the major family educational events that take place under the umbrella of Community Education at RSABG (i.e., Things that Go Bump, Acorn Festival, Family Bird Festival, Bird Day LA), participating in the set-up and day–of activities. Time and scheduling permitting, the Education Assistant assists with other educational programs (e.g., School Tours). Interfaces closely with Lead Butterfly Attendant; for qualified applicants, RSABG may consider combining the two positions.

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ADMISSION KIOSK CASHIER

Part-time

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July 17, 2018

The Admissions Kiosk Cashier will sell admission and special events tickets to the Garden and provide customer service, information and assistance to all guests and members. 15 to 20 hours a week; shifts approximately five hours.

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NURSERY MANAGER - GROW NATIVE NURSERY

Full-time, Salary

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July 12, 2018

The Nursery Manager for the Grow Native Nursery (GNN) oversees the daily operations of the nursery. The incumbent will manage the care and maintenance of California native plants in the GNN and planted in display gardens on the grounds of the GNN, observing horticultural and environmental standards for these and other plants on site; oversee hiring and supervising of GNN workers and volunteers; and participate in outreach including workshops that take place at the GNN and working with the Communications Manager on social media, print materials, and other forms of advertising.

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FIELD BOTANY TECHNICIAN (INVASIVE PLANTS)

Full-time, Hourly

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July 12, 2018

In collaboration with the Angeles National Forest, work in a team to assist the Field Crew Lead and Director of Conservation Programs with invasive plant management on the Angeles National Forest. Duties include hand removal of invasive plant species, herbicide application, rugged backcountry hiking, and some GPS mapping of plant populations. Must approach all tasks with respect for natural, cultural and fiscal resources, co-workers, volunteers, partner agencies, and organizations. This is a full time temporary position (40 hours a week for 1 year, with possibility of extension, starting in July or as soon as positions are filled).

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MAINTENACE WORKER

Full-time, Hourly

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July 12, 2018

The Maintenance Worker performs maintenance and repair activities on mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems and equipment and performs tasks including painting, and maintenance of pathways. Strong focus on maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing facility equipment on all systems. For inquiries or to send your cover letter and resume, contact Adeline Ojeda, aojeda@rsabg.org or call 909-625-8767, ext. 226.

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Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden acknowledges that equal opportunity for all persons is a fundamental human value. Each employee will be considered on the basis of individual ability and merit, without regard to race, color, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, sex, or marital status.

For more information about employment at RSABG please contact Human Resources at (909) 625-8767 ext. 226

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HUMAN RESOURCES

(909) 625-8767, ext. 226
aojeda@rsabg.org