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Job Openings

Natural Areas Stewardship Technician

The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum is seeking to hire 1 full-time, temporary (9 month, 2 term limited) Natural Areas Stewardship Technician to assist in the stewardship of the natural areas of our four properties in support of research, teaching, public outreach and conservation goals.

Rental Coordinator

This position is the primary contact for all Matthaei-Nichols facility-use requests, including internal use and other University of Michigan units, as well as external rental customers that may include mission-related organizations, corporations, nonprofits and the general public

Student Work-Study Positions:

Each academic year, we hire dozens of work study students for paid positions in all areas of our organization- Visitor Engagement, Natural Areas/Horticulture, Facilities/Grounds, Education, Campus Farm, GIS and more!  To see current openings for work-study positions at Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum please visit the UM Student Employment website.  Find our postings by filtering your search to show Work-Study positions for Botanical Gardens and Arboretum.

We believe diversity strengthens our ability to achieve our mission.  The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  

Administrative Assistant

Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum is seeking an administrative assistant to be part of the admin team and support the senior administrative assistant in administrative and financial tasks. This is a part time non-exempt position and is 32 hours a week between the hours of 8am – 5pm. 

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