Work for one of the top botanical gardens in North America. The UC Botanical Garden is a non-profit research garden and 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

Event Assistance Needed

Under the supervision of the Rentals Team, the Garden is seeking someone to work with all Garden departments to help with preparation for events.  This position is to ensure that the venues are event-ready. The person filling this position is to be mindful of the event calendar and set a schedule to make sure the venues are set up prior to the events.  Heavy lifting is part of the position in terms of setting up tables, chairs, deck furniture, tents, etc.  The position also includes ensuring the venue is in operational order, sweeping of venue prior to set up, and the event furniture is in working order. We are looking for a very organized person, who can create their own schedule while working with the needs of the Garden event schedule. It is an on-call position, 8-10 hours per week.

Email jgoodrich@berkeley.edu with your questions, interest, and resume. We are looking to start someone as soon as possible.