Careers at Descanso Gardens

LilacsWe 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- and part-time positions in a variety of garden areas:

Job Openings

Director of Horticulture and Facilities

Education Programs Coordinator, Harvest Garden

Facility Crew Member


Human Resource Generalist


Equal Opportunity

Descanso Gardens Guild is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified persons regardless of race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, political or religious affiliations, or any other characteristic protected by law (“Protected Status”). Descanso Gardens Guild also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities or persons with protected medical conditions, to the extent required by law.