Houston Botanic Garden is open with COVID-19 safety protocols in place. Facemasks are required to visit. View Garden Rules.

Houston Botanic Garden is open with COVID-19 safety protocols in place. Facemasks are required to visit. View Garden Rules.

Employment

About The Garden

The Houston Botanic Garden is building an organization and a staff with a variety of skills, experience, and interests to inspire people to love plants and be good stewards of the natural world. 
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Associate Director of Development

The Houston Botanic Garden is seeking a highly motivated, team-oriented, creative, and experienced Associate Director of Development to execute its growing fundraising efforts. The Associate Director will be responsible for implementing and overseeing a multi-faceted program, including strategies to achieve the organization’s fundraising goals through individual, family, foundation, and corporate gifts/grants, and fundraising events.

The best candidate will be passionate about – and able to effectively communicate – the Garden’s mission to prospective supporters and donors.

Director of Horticulture

The Houston Botanic Garden is seeking a Director of Horticulture to lead the horticulture team in all horticulture initiatives to drive year-round attendance and further the Garden’s education and conservation mission. The Director must understand the importance of botanic garden collections, conservation, sustainability, and display strategies to operate a successful public garden.

The Director serves as a member of the Leadership Team; is a key public face of the Garden; is one of the primary stewards of the guest experience at the Garden; and must be an enthusiastic advocate internally and externally for making the Garden beautiful and engaging for others.

Horticulture Intern

The Houston Botanic Garden is seeking a Horticulture Intern who will support various Garden projects alongside the Horticulture Manager, such as beautification tasks, site maintenance and participate in special projects.

 

Intern will also take a lead role in supporting the implementation of the Horticulture volunteer program including coordinating volunteer activities, updating orientation materials, organizing safety training protocol, tracking hours, and working alongside volunteers in various activities.