Thank you for your interest in employment at The North Carolina Arboretum. The Arboretum attracts a diverse and talented workforce that helps cultivate connections between people and plants. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please click on each linked position title below for more details about the available position and its requirements.
Greenhouse Assistant – This is a full-time position and will be offered benefits from the State of North Carolina and University of North Carolina System. The schedule will be from 7 a.m. until 3:40 p.m., Sunday through Thursday, with occasional overtime and holidays required. Applications for this position will be accepted through January 31, 2022.
Adult Education Specialist (Temporary) – This is a temporary position that works up to 11 months each year. Pay will be $17 an hour. It will be a varying schedule, generally Monday through Friday but with frequent weekend and evening hours. Applications will be accepted through February 11, 2022.
Volunteer Coordinator – This is a full-time position and will be offered benefits from the State of North Carolina and University of North Carolina System. The schedule will generally be Monday through Friday with some weekends or evenings necessary for volunteer training, events and administration. Applications for this position will be accepted through February 20, 2022.
If you have questions about a position posting, please call the Human Resources Office at 828.665.2492, Ext. 200.
The North Carolina Arboretum is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
What Happens Next?
Applications will be reviewed and a limited number of candidates will be selected for interview based on how closely their qualifications match the criteria listed in the posting. The process will begin as soon as possible after the closing date (if one is listed) or at the hiring manager’s discretion (if the posting states “applications accepted until position is filled”). Candidates selected for interview will typically be contacted within two to three weeks after the closing date of the posting.
We deeply appreciate the interest of all those who apply to the Arboretum for employment. Unfortunately, time and resource constraints do not permit us to respond in person to each applicant. The status of searches will be posted on this web page so that you can follow the progress of each hiring process.
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