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National Tropical Botanical Garden would not be what it is today without our staff. We value our employees, recognize their contributions and right to prosper and attain their personal and professional goals in a respectful and safe environment. It is our goal to:

  • Create an atmosphere, work environment, pay scale, and benefit package where NTBG staff members look forward to coming to work each day and are dedicated to improving our organization and achieving our mission.
  • Develop an organizational culture that fosters leadership, independent thinking, creativity, and accountability while promoting inter-garden and inter-departmental collaboration and cooperation.

NTBG is an affirmative action, equal opportunity, equal access employer. A pre-employment drug screening is required for successful candidates.

Employment applications are accepted by mail, fax, or in person at the Garden’s national headquarters, unless otherwise indicated, at:

Attn: Human Resources
3530 Papalina Road
Kalaheo, HI 96741
Fax (808) 332-9765

Résumés may be submitted in advance via email to in either Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF format. All jobs are posted or removed on a timely basis. If you wish to verify directly that a particular position is still available, please contact our Human Resources Department at: (808) 332-7324, Ext. 229

Specific salary information is provided to successful candidates.

Full Time Gardener (open until filled)

South Shore Gardens (Poipu)

Full Time Tour Guide (open until filled)

South Shore Gardens (Poipu)

Full Time Retail Sales Associate (open until filled)

South Shore Gardens (Poipu)

Casual Visitor Program Assistant (open until filled)

Limahuli Garden and Preserve (Haena)


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