Job Opportunities

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Job Opportunities

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 equal opportunity, equal access employer. A pre-employment drug screening is required for successful candidates. A copy of NTBG’s Drug Free Workplace Policy can be found here.

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
(808) 332-7324, Ext. 229

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.

Specific salary information is provided to successful candidates.

Administrative Assistant- Full Time

*Internal posting*

Limahuli Garden, Haena, Kauai

Gardener – Full Time (2)

Lawai, Kauai

Retail and Guest Services Manager- Full Time

Lawai, Kauai

Security – Casual

Kalaheo, Kauai

Sales Associate – Full Time and Casual

Lawai, Kauai

Visitor Program Associate – Casual

Haena, Kauai

Tour Guide – Full Time and Casual

Lawai, Kauai


Facilities Technician- Full Time

Kalaheo, Kauai

Visitor Program Associate (2) – Casual

Hana, Maui

Information Technology Assistant – Full Time

Kalaheo, Kauai, Hawaii

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