RBG Careers

Join a fantastic team at RBG working together to bring people, plants and nature together.

To achieve our mandate requires a diverse range of skills and experience. We hire people who are passionate about what they do and who are looking for an opportunity to contribute that is not limited by a job description.

Accessibility

RBG is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

Eligibility
  • Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada
  • Offers of employment will be conditional upon
    • Submission of a satisfactory police check dated within 3 months of the anticipated start date, for all positions.
    • A satisfactory driving record for applicable positions
Application process

We require that all applications from external candidates:

  • Are submitted on-line only
  • Include one attachment in the form of a PDF document including cover letter and resume using naming convention of first and last name and title of position applying for
    • e.g. Jane Smith Garden Interpreter.pdf
  • For best results use Google Chrome or Firefox when applying on-line. If you have any difficulties try a different browser or apply at another time.
Screening Process
  • Only the candidates meeting the job requirements will be considered.
  • Some positions may require testing.
  • Candidates should be prepared to provide up to two employment or volunteer references if requested.

Opportunities

There are a number of positions we recruit for on a regular basis including:

  • There is currently no opportunities

As well, we are specifically recruiting for the following positions:

Student Opportunities

RBG benefits significantly from the contributions of interns and summer students

Some benefits of an RBG work experience

  • Competitive wages
  • Learn from experienced professionals
  • Earn co-op hours
  • Uniforms provided for many positions
  • RBG membership
  • Discounts to Ontario attractions
Accessibility, Eligibility and Screening

Please refer to the main Career page.

Note that police checks are not required for all returning students who previously provided a police check. Details will be confirmed during the recruitment process.

Typical Summer Student Opportunities

Gardening, Special Events, Wedding Coordination, Camp Counsellor, Kiosk Attendant, Program Interpreter, Development, Marketing, Natural Lands (Aquatic Ecology, Terrestrial Ecology, GIS)

Exact requirements vary year to year. Opportunities will be posted beginning in December. Check periodically for updates.

2016 Student Opportunities

We require that all resumes from external candidates be submitted on line through our website.

Intern Opportunities

RBG benefits significantly from the contributions of interns.

Some benefits of an RBG work experience
  • Competitive wages
  • Learn from experienced professionals
  • Uniforms provided for many positions
  • RBG membership
  • Discounts to Ontario attractions
Accessibility, Eligibility and Screening

Please refer to the main Career page.

Typical Intern Opportunities

Field Botany, GIS Mapping, Species at Risk, Aquatic Ecology, Terrestrial Ecology, Herbarium, Horticulture, and Education Interpretation Programming.

Exact requirements vary year to year. Opportunities will be posted beginning in December. Check periodically for updates.

2016 Intern Opportunities

We require that all resumes from external candidates be submitted on line through our website.