Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation

Data Coordinator

The Data Coordinator is responsible for evaluating and coordinating the member, donor, class registration, Visitor Services data for the Los Angles Arboretum Foundation; responsible for on-line ticketing platform; supports staff in the effective use of the database; helps to expand our capacity.  The Data Coordinator works closely with staff throughout the organization to provide both analysis and quality control of data.  The Data Coordinator is a full-time, 40 hour per week position and is an employee of the Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation.

Required Skills:
Demonstrated organizational experience with the ability to manage time well, multitask and maintain a close attention to details of various ongoing programs; possess a strong working knowledge with database best practices; have effective oral and written communication and interpersonal skills including an ability to understand and apply big-picture concepts; possess computer skills, preferably including Blackbaud products, Word, Excel, Desktop Publishing, and/or similar software; ability to work independently within a flexible team environment; ability to work effectively with diverse individuals and groups.

Required Education and Experience:
At least three years’ experience working with non-profit database; experience with Blackbaud products preferred; strong experience with, and knowledge of, database best practices

The Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
The Arboretum is a 127-acre botanical garden and historical site jointly operated by the Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation and the Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation. Located east of Los Angeles in the city of Arcadia, the Arboretum is home to plant collections from around the world, as well as architectural landmarks representative of important chapters of California history.  The Arboretum hosts over 320,000 annual visitors, in addition to serving 20,000 students a year through school programs and adult education.

This position is full time, 40 hours per week; full benefits including health, dental and vision; vacation and sick days.  Salary DOE.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  No calls or faxes please.

Please email letter of interest and cv to:  Jennifer.vs@arboretum.org

Or mail directly to:

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
ATTN: Jennifer Van Stralen
301 North Baldwin Ave.
Arcadia, CA  91007

The Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation, Inc. acknowledges that equal opportunity for all persons is a fundamental human value.  Each employee will be considered on the basis of individual ability and merit, without regard to race, color, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, sex, or martial status.


Tram Driver

The Foundation is looking for an experienced driver to drive a 38-passenger tram on the grounds of the Arboretum. The ideal candidate is friendly, safety conscious and a good communicator.

Typical duties and responsibilities will include driving tram with guests, conducting daily safety and pre-trip inspections, pre-trip cleaning and light maintenance, taking tickets, managing tram loading, providing tour narration, assisting guests with strollers and wheel chairs and answering basic questions about the Arboretum. Driver must be able to deal professionally and effectively with all types of people.

Work includes Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays for 4 hours each day with occasional evenings for weddings and weekdays and for special tours. The working environment includes exposure to noise, odors, drafts, variable outside temperatures and occasional inclement weather.

Must be 18 years of age with a Class B driver’s license with a Passenger endorsement and possess a clean driving record. Driver must pass a Department of Transportation physical exam and pre-employment alcohol/drug screening. Six months of experience driving a tram is preferred.
Salary DOE

Applicants should email a cover letter and resume to Robin Sease, Manager of Visitors Services at robin.sease@ arboretum.org.

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