• The Garden is closed effective March 19, until further notice. Learn more about our response to COVID-19.


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

Director of Development

The Director of Development is responsible for the overall advancement strategy for the San Antonio Botanical Garden and seeks to move the organization towards a culture of philanthropy by integrating fundraising and communications efforts across all aspects of the Garden.

Director of Horticulture

The Director of Horticulture is responsible for the excellent management and growth of the Botanical Garden’s diverse plants and horticultural displays throughout the 38-acre garden.

Senior Manager Sales & Events

The Senior Manager Sales & Events is responsible for the overall success of the department. This person will have revenue goals as well as non-monetary goals such as quantity and quality of events.

Culinary and Wellness Assistant

Under the direct supervision of Culinary and Wellness Programs Specialist, the Culinary and Wellness Assistant is responsible for supporting the Botanical Garden’s Culinary and Wellness Program.

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.