Join The Team!
At The Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix
The Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix, Inc. (RoHoEn) opened to the public in 2002 as a joint project between the City of Phoenix and its sister city Himeji, Japan. The Japanese Friendship Garden (JFG) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization governed by a Board of Directors. The mission of the Japanese Friendship Garden is to maintain a beautiful, serene Japanese garden in the heart of Phoenix and provide educational and artistic programs and events that continue to deepen relationships and celebrate the rich history and culture of Japan.
In our offices:
The Japanese Friendship Garden offices, adjacent to the Garden on the 2nd floor of Winship House, are where our staff spend their time planning, creating and communicating the mission of RoHoEn together. Want to promote Japanese art, culture and the Phoenix-Himeji sister city relationship with us? Look below for open positions!
*When positions are open they will be posted below, however we accept applications at anytime. Please send us your resume and cover letter to email@example.com if you would like to enquire about employment with us but do not see an open position.
In the Garden:
The Japanese Friendship Garden is supported by a multitude of roles from our artistic gardeners to our friendly gift shop staff to our energetic event and rental staff. They each uniquely make the mission of JFG possible and are appreciated for their contribution when working for JFG. Want to join our team and promote Japanese culture with us? Look below for open positions.
*When positions are open they will be posted below, however we are open to your application at anytime. Please send us your resume and cover letter to if you would like to enquire about employment at anytime.
There are opportunities to intern (non-paid) with the Japanese Garden in our administrative and horticultural departments. Please contact our volunteer coordinator here to inquire about availability for an internship with us!
JFG provides many benefits for our employees. Here are a few of the ways JFG is dedicated to giving back to our greatly appreciated team members.