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Seasonal Job Opportunities

Longwood employs seasonal employees in all areas of the Gardens. Hours vary by position. All seasonal employees receive free access to the Gardens, a discount at the GardenShop, and a discount at the Terrace Restaurant cafeteria when working. Longwood Gardens is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that diversity, equality, and inclusion strengthen our institution.

Longwood Gardens
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 501
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Fax (610) 388-5495 or E-mail

Boiler Room


Boiler Room

The seasonal worker in the Boiler Room should have technical school training and some familiarity with piping, boilers and miscellaneous mechanical equipment. Seasonal duties will include assisting with summer maintenance within the Boiler Room.

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The seasonal Plumbing Division employee will assist plumbers in their daily duties, minor Plumbing Shop tasks, shop inventory and shop cleanup.  An interest in learning the trade and an understanding of basic plumbing tools is required. Must have a good work ethic, a willingness learn and perform various tasks in a safe manner. The candidate must be capable of lifting at least 50 lbs and must be able to climb ladders or work at heights and in tight spaces.

To operate vehicles and equipment, applicants must be at least eighteen years old with a valid driver’s license.

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Employment at Longwood Gardens