Career Center

There is a wide variety of career opportunities available in public gardens and horticulture. These can provide responsibility, challenge, achievement, satisfaction, personal growth, and financial reward. For many in the field, the opportunity to work with nature is the most important reward. Growing trees, shrubs, and other plants touches nearly every aspect of human life. Below are just a few examples of the kinds of jobs that are available at public gardens. Click on the link below to view employment opportunity.

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Internships in Public Gardens

There is a wide variety of internships available at public gardens throughout North America. An internship provides a wonderful educational opportunity while at the same time providing valuable professional experience. You will also make contacts with prospective employers and begin building a network of professional contacts.

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Posting a Job or Internship to APGA Career Center

If you are an APGA member and would like to post a job or internship, please email the posting in a Microsoft Word format to  

Please make sure to include clear application instructions in order for interested applicants to submit properly. Postings that do not follow this format will not be considered.

60-day job postings are free for APGA members, $300 for non-members.