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Join Our Team

Thank you for your interest in working at Southern Highlands Reserve. We welcome the best-qualified candidates — whether the job is to prune a rhododendron, balance a budget, or plan an event.

Our mission relies on the character and abilities of our employees. A career at the Reserve means employee-driven values, challenging work, collaboration, celebration, and growth. Each day is as different as our ever-changing landscapes, providing ongoing inspiration and reward.

We’re committed to providing an inclusive work environment and equal opportunity.

Open positions are listed below. Follow the instructions in the posting to apply for the position. We prefer both cover letter and resume. No phone calls, please.

Current Positions


SHR is currently seeking an individual to serve as an additional full-time gardener.  This position will support the Director of Horticulture in the maintenance and development of the gardens, applying best practices in horticultural techniques to a wide variety of plant materials to ensure they are maintained to the highest horticulture standards.  This individual will monitor, manage, and maintain garden areas including new installations, weeding, watering, pruning, grooming, composting, mulching, identifying problems and treating them.

A competitive compensation package will be offered, including an attractive base salary and benefits.  If interested, please send a cover letter and resume via email to kholdbrooks@southernhighlandsreserve.org.

Please title the subject heading: Gardener – YOUR NAME

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