Posts by INLA

Iowa Dept of Ag & Land Stewardship – Entomologist

Posted on Sep 20, 2017 in Job Postings

Position: Entomologist Location: Wallace Building, DSM Job Description: This position conducts inspections of plants and plant products to ensure compliance with export regulations from or through Iowa. IDALS is offering a unique career opportunity for an experienced applicant. Duties include export program (phytosanitary certificate issuance) support work, Seed Control Official tasks, Weed Commissioner leadership, Novel Crop coordination/regulatory implementation if it is approved by the legislature (industrial hemp, for example) and provide inspections support to the Iowa nursery stock...

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Member Companies & Students Help OWL Patients & Their Families

Posted on Sep 20, 2017 in Events, news, Slider

Member Companies & Students Help OWL Patients & Their Families

The sixth annual INLA Day of Service was held on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at the On With Life, Inc. (OWL) facility at their Ankeny campus.  Around 30 volunteers including: member companies, DMACC and Kirkwood Community College horticulture students, as well as board members. All our volunteers received plenty of food and t-shirts. A BIG thank you goes out to Shawna Moss at Kirkwood for her fundraising efforts, Linda Grieve at PerennialGardens for the design wok for the project, and Cindy at OWL for her homemade treats! 2017 SPONSORS: Hughes Nursery & Landscaping Foster’s Lawn &...

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Assistant Garden Center Manager

Posted on Jul 17, 2017 in Job Postings

Ted Lare Design+Build is looking for a motivated, energetic, assistant garden center manager! Ideal candidate should be a self-motivated, team player with management experience in garden center/nursery operations that has a passion for inspiring people to grow. We are looking for an individual who is customer service focused, extroverted and loves meeting new people. The ideal candidate will enjoy selling a product or service, motivating others to do the same, working hard and supporting others on their team. They will love a fast paced work environment and to get their hands dirty. They...

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2017 Day of Service Location Announced

Posted on Jun 22, 2017 in Events, news

2017 Day of Service Location Announced

2017 Day of Service to benefit On With Life Patients and Their Families in Ankeny The fifth annual INLA Service Day date has been announced! On September 13, 2017 the Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association will help On With Life, Inc. complete their therapeutic grounds project.  “Currently, On With Life is lacking an outdoor environment for those in rehabilitation and their family members. We have limited outdoor areas for persons served to explore, places that a young parent can play with his or her child, or places where families can relax and have respite from the challenges of their...

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Landscape Designer at Miller Nursery, Inc.

Posted on May 12, 2017 in Job Postings

Applicants for this position should have a strong knowledge of plant material and hardscape design. Candidates must have good communication skills, be creative, client focused, organized and be able to work independently and with crew members. The successful candidate will meet with clients, designing and estimating projects. He or she will also coordinate scheduling, supervise installations and follow up with clients. Miller Nursery offers competitive pay, health care, paid vacation and sick leave, and a Simple IRA match after one year of employment. Please send resume to Jim Poulson at...

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