NEW! Open Interviews for Part-Time Guest Service Associates

Phipps will be holding open interviews for part-time seasonal and permanent guest service associates on the following dates: 

Mondays, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29; 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursdays, Sept. 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18 and 25; 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. and 2 – 4 p.m.
Fridays, Oct. 5, 12, 19 and 26; 2 – 4 p.m.
Saturdays, Oct. 6, 13, 20 and 27; 9:30 a.m. – noon

Phipps is looking for individuals with friendly smiles and extraordinary customer service skills to assist with general admissions and gift shop operations. Applicants must have flexible schedules, including holiday availability. Interested candidates should come to the Welcome Center located at One Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, and should check in at our admissions desk upon entering. Applicants should bring a cover letter, resume and salary history with them.

Phipps is looking for dedicated people with a passion for the green world. New opportunities are posted frequently so please check back often. Qualified candidates should send their cover letter, resume and salary history via email to hr@phipps.conservatory.org or mail to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Human Resources Department, One Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.  No telephone calls, please.  Phipps is an equal opportunity employer.


Full-Time Positions

As our garden grows and its impact increases, Phipps is currently looking to increase its full-time staff with a wide array of exciting opportunities, many of which are new to the organization! Full-time employees enjoy discounts in The Shop in the Park, The Shop at Phipps and Café Phipps, free tuition for Phipps education classes, and access to Wellness programs. After a 60-day waiting period, full-time employees are eligible for health care, vision, and dental insurance, paid vacation, sick leave, paid holidays, short- and long-term disability, and life insurance. After one year and 1,000 hours, full-time employees qualify for the retirement program.


Part-Time Positions

Part-time employees receive discounts in The Shop in the Park, The Shop at Phipps and Café Phipps, and access to Wellness programs. By maintaining an average of 15 hours per week, part-time employees can enroll in Phipps education classes tuition-free. After one year and 1,000 hours, part-time employees are eligible for the retirement program.


Internships

Interns receive discounts in The Shop in the Park, The Shop at Phipps and Café Phipps, and access to Wellness programs. By maintaining an average of 15 hours per week, Interns can enroll in Phipps education classes tuition-free. 

Phipps offers summer internships in Horticulture, Discovery Education, Science Education and Homegrown! Our 2018 summer internships have been filled at this time. Information regarding 2019 internships will be available by the end of January 2019. Phipps also offers paid High School Internships in June and July.  More information about high school internships can be found on the internship page

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