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Boyce Thompson Arboretum Jobs -- Two Are Posted as of May 21, 2013:

You've always wanted to work at Boyce Thompson Arboretum?
Two positions were posted April 24; applicant reviews continue until the positions are filled

*) Information Specialist, Assistant $10-$12.50/hr. Part-time

*) Laborer $9-$10.70/hr

Compete details on each job can be reviewed via the website below. Applications must be filed through the University of Arizona; directions follow:

Directions for Applicants

Go to and then search for jobs via the SEARCH POSTINGS link at left

choose the dropdown menu for DEPARTMENT and select "Arboretum Affairs"

Boyce Thompson Arboretum Mission Statement

"The Mission of Boyce Thompson Arboretum is to instill in people an appreciation of plants through the fostering of educational, recreational, research, and conservation opportunities associated with arid-land plants."
- Col. William Boyce Thompson.

About Us

Daytime business hours office phone: 520.689.2723
After hours recorded information (BTA hours, directions, events, etc): 520.689.2811
Fax: 520.689.5858

Or write to:
Boyce Thompson Arboretum
37615 U.S. Highway 60
Superior, AZ 85173

The arboretum is located near milepost #223 on US Highway 60, a one-hour drive due east of Phoenix or about 90 minutes from Tucson via highways 79 and 60.

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