Employment Opportunities

Work for our fast growing non-profit in Oakland as we celebrate our 12th year and enter the next stage of rapid growth. Our mission is to create strong neighborhood connections that promote sustainable green practices and support Oakland’s designation as one of the greenest cities in the country. We are proud of our track record of helping other non-profits beautify their workspaces, gardens and classrooms by giving plants away at no cost. We now have 3 locations in Oakland including an office, a warehouse and a pop-up event site.

Communication and Events Virtuoso
This key role will fill our growing need for increased marketing and outreach efforts. You will use our social media channels, website, newsletter, and print collateral to reach wider audiences, increase engagement, form partnerships with other sister organizations, and attract new members to the Plant Exchange community. Read more here.

WordPress Whiz
We are seeking an experienced WordPress Whiz to give our website a makeover and a fresh look. You are someone who has a keen eye for design and the technical know-how to bring it all together. We will work with you to map out a new design / design upgrades, supply the content, and provide you with photos. Use your passion for website development for good by providing us with a more modern and interactive website to showcase our mission and impact. Read more here.

Social Media Specialist (Paid Internship)
We’re looking for a passionate and creative social media intern to join the exciting, fast-paced and growing Plant Exchange team. The ideal applicant will possess strong writing skills and knowledge of the social media landscape. The successful intern will be responsible for monitoring social networks, engaging with followers and potential donors, and participating in online outreach. Those looking to gain valuable social media marketing experience at an established and growing non-profit are encouraged to apply. Read more here.