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Join the Botanical Garden's
Growing Team

Whether you take part as a professional employee or a valued volunteer, working at the San Antonio Botanical Garden provides a rewarding experience. You’ll cultivate not only the Botanical Garden’s growth and your love for nature, but your skills and talents as well.

Employment Opportunities

Guest Experience and Gift Shop Manager

The Guest Experience and Gift Shop is the “ambassador for the garden” engaging daily with guests. The manager will oversee the Garden Gift Shop and the admissions kiosk.

Education Assistant

The Education assistant will offer educational programs and experiences that communicate the importance of plants and nature.

Guest Experience Associate

The Guest Experience Associate is responsible for making an exceptional first and last impression on the guests, and provides excellent customer service in a professional, friendly, and positive manner.

Culinary and Wellness Assistant

The Culinary and Wellness Programs are developed for family, youth, adult, public, and community audiences and cover topics ranging from nutrition, health, fitness, and the culinary arts, as well as making connections to plants through botany, horticulture, and environmental science.

How To Apply

Please send your resume and a brief cover letter to [email protected] with the title of the job in the subject line.

Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in volunteering at the Botanical Garden? No experience is needed—just a love of the Botanical Garden and a desire to support its mission. The minimum age to volunteer at the Botanical Garden is 12 and volunteers younger than 15 years must be accompanied by an adult. All volunteers working with children or handling money must consent to a background check. Learn more on becoming a volunteer.

San Antonio Botanical Gardens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all applicants and volunteers without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, age, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other status protected by law.