Welcome to the Massachusetts Horticultural Society's career site. Founded in 1829, the Massachusetts Horticultural Society is dedicated to encouraging the science and practice of horticulture and to developing the public's enjoyment, appreciation, and understanding of plants and the environment.
We firmly believe that our employees, interns, and volunteers drive the success of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society. Our goal for the 21st century and beyond is to provide quality educational programming in our gardens, in the exhibit halls, and the classroom and to engage people in the stewardship of our natural resources.
The Massachusetts Horticultural Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer
We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or veteran status.
Current Employment Opportunities:
The Volunteer Coordinator manages the volunteer force that assists the Massachusetts Horticultural Society in carrying out its mission of encouraging the science and practice of horticulture and developing the public's enjoyment, appreciation, and understanding of plants and the environment.
Volunteer Coordinator at the Flower Show
Identify all the volunteer position needs for the 2015 Flower Show. 10 hours per week, and the week prior to the show, then at the Flower Show: March 8-15, 8 hours per day.
Children’s Garden Gardener and Hands-On Educator
Seasonal part-time position - 18 hours per week
Assists with daily maintenance in the Children’s Garden at Mass Hort.
Offers scheduled daily hands on garden programs for kids/families.
Seasonal full-time position
The Seasonal Gardener/Horticulturalist performs a wide range of general garden maintenance, gardening activities, and daily garden tours.
Part-time Cleaning Services
Founded in 1829, the Massachusetts Horticultural Society is a member-supported organization, dedicated to encouraging and improving the science and practice of horticulture and developing the public’s enjoyment, appreciation and understanding of plants and the environment.
Massachusetts Horticultural Society has a wonderful volunteer community that helps us carry out our mission everyday by volunteering in the office, in the gardens, and at events. Please visit our volunteer page.