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.
P.O. Box 501
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Fax: 610.388.2079 or
Group / Insider Tour Guides
Longwood Gardens is looking for part-time Group / Insider Tour Guides. These individuals will conduct tours of Longwood Gardens for scheduled groups and behind-the-scenes tours for guests purchasing Insider Tour tickets. These tours create an appreciation for and an understanding of Longwood Gardens by delivering an engaging and interactive experience to our guests. Tour Guides must have excellent communications skills, be comfortable talking with and leading large groups of people, be able to walk for long distances, possess an outgoing personality, be flexible in dealing with groups, and possess knowledge of basic horticultural principles. This position will require some holiday, evening and weekend availability. Please send your resume or letter of interest to address listed above.
Longwood Gardens has multiple openings for part time custodians. Individuals in this position will perform various duties to ensure the cleanliness and excellent physical appearance of both the buildings and grounds. Selected applicants will also work with various departments to assist in the setup of functions and events. We are looking for candidates who have exceptional customer service, communication and hospitality skills. Work schedules will vary but may include weekends, evenings and holidays. Please send your resume or letter of interest to address listed above.
Lead Guest Services Associate
Longwood Gardens is seeking a part-time Lead Guest Services Associate. We are looking for an individual who will provide daily supervision, support and leadership to the Guest Services Associates (GSA) team. This individual will be responsible for ensuring that the indoor and outdoor gardens are in guest ready condition during their shift, which will involve, but is not limited to, making sure signage is accurate, brochures and other Guest amenities are available and that GSA staff is knowledgeable about the daily events. The Lead GSA will interact with our guests, assist with tours and talks and help in coordinating emergency efforts. In addition this individual will support the implementation of daily guest programs and experiences. They will assist with GSA training and serve as the communication point of contact for the GSA team.
We are looking for a candidate who has previous supervisory experience. The preferred candidate must be able to work up to 30 hours a week, including evenings, weekends and holidays. In addition, this candidate must be able to stand for long periods of time, work outdoors in all weather conditions, respond to guests needs in a positive manner, and have the ability to resolve guest issues. Please send your resume or letter of interest to address listed above.
Guest Admissions Representatives
Longwood Gardens has opportunities for part-time employees as Guest Admissions Services Representatives in our Visitor Center. These individuals will be responsible for selling tickets, greeting, crowd control, telephone customer service, scanning & rental services, and communicating information to Longwood’s guests on current displays, exhibits, shows and events.
We are looking for candidates who have exceptional customer service, computer, communications and hospitality skills. Work schedules will include weekends, evenings and holidays. Please send your resume or letter of interest to address listed above.