Opportunities at the U.S. Botanic Garden

Employment Opportunities

Job openings can be researched online at the Architect of the Capitol website. Positions are listed under the Architect of the Capitol, the administering agency for the U.S. Botanic Garden.

Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the United States Botanic Garden! Please see below for a current listing of all volunteer recruitment notices. If you have any questions, contact Maura Nelson. Please check back periodically as volunteer opportunities are posted based on the seasonal needs of the Garden.

Basic volunteer requirements:

  • Background check
  • Fingerprinting
  • Minimum service hour commitment based on volunteer position requirements

USBG Volunteer Program Frequently Asked Questions

Horticulture Volunteers

Gardens and Grounds Volunteer:

Public Programs Volunteers

The Public Programs Division is currently recruiting volunteers for the following activities:

Discovery Carts Volunteer:

Festival Volunteer:

Hands On Plant Science Activitiesn Volunteer:

Visitor Information Services Volunteer: