CNPS is a conservation organization that celebrates and saves California’s globally important plants and places. Our passionate staff and volunteers help conserve California native plants and their natural habitats, and increase understanding, appreciation, and horticultural use of native plants.
Current Job Openings
- Assistant Field Botanist
- Bristlecone Chapter Gardener
- Foundation and Grants Coordinator
- Senior Membership Coordinator
CNPS Needs Volunteers
Join teams working on locally initiated projects and local teams working on statewide programs. Volunteer To Help CNPS.
Other Botany and Wildlife Job Announcements
Visit the CNPS forum for outside (non-CNPS) job postings.
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