Festival Event Crew (Selected Dates/Per Diem)

Date Posted: February 28, 2018

Department: Public Programs

Reports to: Director of Public Programs and Assistant Director of Public Programs

Term: Selected Dates in 2018

Compensation: $15-$20/hr.

The Public Programs department of Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) is seeking festival event crew to work various outdoor public festivals throughout the year. Public Programs produces music and dance performances, spoken-word events, horticultural and craft workshops, and children’s programs—all in the beautiful setting of the Garden. Attendance of events ranges from 8,000 to 55,000 visitors a day.

Schedule of Major Festival Dates:

Sakura Matsuri—Thursday, April 26 (setup); Friday, April 27 (setup); Saturday, April 28 (festival date), and Sunday, April 29 (festival date)
Chile Pepper Festival—Thursday, September 27 (setup); Friday, September 28 (setup); Saturday, September 29 (festival date)
Ghouls & Gourds—Thursday, October 25 (setup); Friday, October 26 (setup); Saturday, October 27 (festival date)

Primary Responsibilities:


How to Apply:

Email your résumé and cover letter to [email protected]. Make sure the position title is clearly stated in your cover letter as well as in the email’s subject line. No telephone calls for position inquiries, please.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.