Work for one of the top botanical gardens in North America. The UC Botanical Garden is a non-profit research garden and living museum for the University of California at Berkeley, having a notably diverse plant collection including many rare and endangered plants. Established in 1890, the Garden, which is open to the public year-round, has over 13,000 different kinds of plants from around the world, cultivated by region in naturalistic landscapes over its 34 acres.

The UC Botanical Garden is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Staff Positions

There are currently no open positions.

UC Berkeley Student positions

Are you interested in joining our Visitor Experience team?
We will soon be hiring for the Summer student staff. We are specifically looking for students that meet the following criteria:

  • Will be in Berkeley over the Summer, or the majority of the Summer
  • Availability to work 8-16+ hours a week over the Summer (with the opportunity to continue into Fall semester and beyond)
  • Work-study students preferred (but we will make exceptions for students with stellar customer-service experience)

If you’d like to apply to work over the summer at the Garden in the Visitor Experience department, please email meganpeterson@berkeley.edu a copy of your resume. We will begin hiring and training in mid April to early May.