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The Humber Arboretum employs both regular staff and work-study students for positions in areas such as horticulture, landscaping, nature education, events management, communication, and administration. All staff are employed through Humber College, which in 2017 was named by Mediacorp as one of Canada's Greenest Employers for the second year in a row.

Permanent and Contract Employment 

All regular full and part-time staff of the Humber Arboretum are employed through Humber College. Visit the Humber College Careers Portal at any time to search for the most up-to-date information on available positions and to apply.

An Arboretum staff member tends to the greenwall

Work-study students work on a construction project in the Arboretum

Work on Campus: Student Employment Opportunities

The Humber Arboretum hires Humber College and Guelph-Humber students for a variety of challenging, hands-on work-study positions throughout the year. No matter your program of study, you can apply for an engaging and fulfilling role at the arboretum. Past positions have included landscaping and landscape construction, greenhouse work, nature education and camp counselors, business operations, graphic design, and more. Current and prospective Humber College and Guelph-Humber students can visit Humber Career Services to learn about eligibility for work-study positions and search for currently available opportunities.