Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council seeks Executive Director

The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, whose purpose is to help restore the ecosystem and economy of the Gulf Coast Region following the Deepwater Horizon disaster and other impacts, is seeking a new Executive Director. The Executive Director reports directly to the Council, comprised of the heads of six federal agencies and the governors of the five affected Gulf states, and has full delegated line authority and responsibility for executive level management to provide leadership and overall direction to the Council staff. For the full job description and application instructions, visit usajobs.gov.

Houston Botanic Garden seeks Horticulture Intern

The Houston Botanic Garden is seeking a Horticulture Intern who will support various Garden projects alongside the Horticulture Manager, such as beautification tasks, site maintenance and participate in special projects.

Intern will also take a lead role in supporting the implementation of the Horticulture volunteer program including coordinating volunteer activities, updating orientation materials, organizing safety training protocol, tracking hours, and working alongside volunteers in various activities. For full job description and application instructions, visit hbg.org.

Houston Botanic Garden seeks Director of Horiculture

The Houston Botanic Garden is seeking a Director of Horticulture to lead the horticulture team in all horticulture initiatives to drive year-round attendance and further the Garden’s education and conservation mission. The Director must understand the importance of botanic garden collections, conservation, sustainability, and display strategies to operate a successful public garden.

The Director serves as a member of the Leadership Team; is a key public face of the Garden; is one of the primary stewards of the guest experience at the Garden; and must be an enthusiastic advocate internally and externally for making the Garden beautiful and engaging for others. For full job description and application instructions, visit hbg.org.