Part-Time Gardener

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Start Date: ASAP  Compensation: $18/hour

Old Westbury Gardens is looking for a part-time gardener to help us maintain our grounds for the 2023 season.

This position is part-time but up to 40 hours per week may be available. Ideally, at least 2 days a week would be preferred for this position. Shifts are generally from 7:30-3:30, but timing within this frame is flexible.


  • As directed by supervisors, you will be responsible for weeding, fertilizing, and mulching various garden areas.
  • Other occasional tasks may include deadheading, planting, and watering.
  • Occasional use of line trimmer, leaf blower, and push mower (will train if not experienced with this equipment).
  • Friendly demeanor with garden visitors and staff.


  • General knowledge of plant care and basic Long Island weed identification.
  • Experience working in a garden setting.
  • The ability to stand, squat, and kneel for extended periods of time.
  • The ability to handle exposure to inclement weather such as high temperatures and rain.

Contact Information

Old Westbury Gardens
Contact Name: Gaby Kantor