Arborist Assistant at Red Butte Garden

Industry Opportunities,

The Horticulture Department at Red Butte Garden is seeking a seasonal gardener to assist our Arborist in providing care for the Garden’s trees. Do you enjoy working outdoors, learning about trees and their care, while working with people who are passionate about what they do? We strongly prefer someone who is committed to the role of a Botanical Garden within the community, and want to be a part of a great team!

  • Providing excellent care for trees, including setting up and maintaining a work zone, assisting with and performing pruning, hauling and processing brush, documenting work through photos and event reports.
  • Acts as steward for the Garden to greet and answer questions from garden guests. 


This position is non-benefitted, 19 hrs/wk year round.  $15.00/hr including a free public transportation pass with employment.

The work schedule will be coordinated with the direct supervisor upon hire, and may vary somewhat each week depending on scheduled projects and the Garden’s event schedule. May require occasional evening hours and/or weekend shifts.

See posting number: PRN14005N

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