Careers at Descanso Gardens

We are gardeners, fundraisers, visitor services associates, and more — working as a team to fulfill the mission of Descanso Gardens. Descanso Gardens employees may participate in our benefits plan in accordance with their job classifications. We regularly post openings for both full-time and part-time positions in a variety of garden areas:

Job Openings

Corporate and Foundation Relations Manager

Education Programs Coordinator, Public Programs (part-time)


Gift Store Manager

Guest Services Representative (part-time)

Guest Services Representative/Enchanted Railroad Engineer

Maintenance Technician I

Equal Opportunity Employer

Descanso Gardens Foundation acknowledges that equal opportunity for all persons is a fundamental human value. Each employee and applicant will be considered on the basis of individual ability and merit, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, genetic information, protected military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.