Posts by INLA

Landscape Maintenance Manager Position

Posted on Jan 6, 2016 in Job Postings

Requirements Possess the ability to schedule, organize and lead a small crew to conduct the landscape maintenance required of our clients. Display the ability to accurately estimate and negotiate maintenance contracts. Have the ability to drive and operate all equipment required to successfully complete all maintenance activities. Pesticide Applicators License required or ability to acquire one with job offer. Valid Iowa Drivers License is required. Possess the ability to lead your crew on occasional planting projects. Display the ability to follow company Safety Program and lead your crew...

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Orchard Manager and Horticulturist at Vala’s Pumpkin Patch

Posted on Jan 6, 2016 in Job Postings

Vala’s Pumpkin Patch is a family-friendly fall festival in Gretna, NE open to the public mid-September through October 31st. We offer 50+ attractions, but the main draw for families is our 55 acres of  pick-your-own pumpkins. We have a 20-acre high-density orchard and plan to develop our apple business further in the coming years, offering pick-your-own apples to the public, pressing apple cider and brewing hard cider. Vala’s Pumpkin Patch is looking for a full-time, year round agricultural director with a passion for agriculture and a willingness to learn. This person will be training under...

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Landscape Architect/Designer

Posted on Dec 12, 2015 in Job Postings

Applicants for the landscape design position should have a Bachelors or an Associate Degree in Landscape Architecture/Design and a minimum of three years’ experience in landscape design. They will need a strong knowledge of plant material, hardscapes, design technique, and theory that can be utilized in creating landscapes that are unique and reflect the client’s needs. To succeed in this position you must have good communication skills be creative, client focused, organized, results oriented, and able to work independently and with the team. Primary duties are customer consultations,...

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Green Goods Purchasing Assistant in Shenandoah IA

Posted on Nov 16, 2015 in Job Postings

Full time Green Goods Purchasing Assistant in Shenandoah IA. Excellent benefit package including medical/dental/401K/vacation. Qualifications: Horticulture or Ag Business degree, or equivalent experience in the nursery/greenhouse industry. Technical knowledge of plants required. JOB DUTIES: Assist in daily purchasing of Bedding Plants, Perennials, Tropicals, Nursery Stock, Houseplants, and Bulbs Establish & maintain relationships with our grower partners, both woody and herbaceous, across the U.S. Assist in planning production schedules for growers Analyze high volumes of data Research...

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2016 Exhibitor Registration Now Open

Posted on Oct 27, 2015 in Events

2016 Exhibitor Registration Now Open

The ISU Shade Tree Short Course and INLA Trade Show exhibitor registration is now open! Your participation is critical to the excitement of our conference, association, and statewide horticulture industry. Download Exhibitor Packet Iowa State’s annual Shade Tree Short Course is once again teaming up with the Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association’s Trade Show. The partnership brings exhibitors an even bigger, better opportunity to connect with potential clients by highlighting the best of both worlds and incorporating INLA’s long-standing trade show into the traditional...

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