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Part-Time Job Opportunities

Part-time employees work a variety of hours, which may include evenings, weekends and holidays. All part-time employees receive free access to the Gardens, additional complimentary Gardens passes, a discount at the Gardens Shop, and a discount in the Terrace Restaurant cafeteria while working. EOE.

For any part-time position, please mail your resume to:
Longwood Gardens, Inc.
Human Resources
P.O. Box 501
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Fax: 610.388.5495 or

Guest Services Associate

The part time Guest Services Associate will be a host to guests of Longwood Gardens and provide various duties related to guest relations. Duties will include, but are not limited to, greeting guests, assisting with set-up of programs and daily operational needs, and providing crowd control during peak visitation and special events. We are looking for candidates who have exceptional customer service, communication and hospitality skills. This position requires walking outdoors, lifting light loads, and working in all weather conditions. Work schedules include weekends, days, evenings and holidays.

Guest Services Representatives

Longwood Gardens has openings for Part Time Guest Admissions Representatives. Individuals will be responsible for selling daily admission tickets, memberships, and special event tickets along with greeting and communicating pertinent Longwood information to our guests regarding current displays, exhibit, shows and events. We are looking for candidates who have exceptional customer service, communication and hospitality skills. Candidates must have experience with Microsoft Applications, as well as Point of Sale systems. Candidates should have excellent phone etiquette and be willing to work in a call center environment. Job requires the ability to work standing or sitting for long periods time, and the ability to work in all different weather environments at multiple different onsite ticketing venues. Longwood Gardens is open 365 days a year. The work schedules include weekends, days, evenings and holidays. 

Please mail your resume with salary requirements to the address above.

Part Time Horticulture Assistant

Longwood Gardens has an opening for a part time Horticulture Assistant in our conservatory. This individual will be responsible for assisting full-time staff in watering, pruning, planting, grooming and staging the conservatory displays, and for assisting with special event set-ups using plant material. The ideal candidate will  have exposure to a wide range of plants, be comfortable interacting with guests, and have a flexible schedule that will accommodate the varying dates of our special events. The position  requires the ability to lift up to 50 pounds, stand, stoop and bend, and work in non air-conditioned environments. Longwood Gardens is open 365 days a year. The work schedule includes 3 varying days per week, one scheduled weekend per month, one evening per month and up to two holidays per year.

Employment at Longwood Gardens