Nursery Assistant Manager (full-time, year-round)

Posted on Jan 16, 2017 in Job Postings


To direct and assist nursery staff in day-to-day operations to develop and maintain a nursery of unsurpassed quality in terms of materials and organization.

  • Working with other nursery management on day-to-day activities.
  • Helping customers by answering questions about any retail materials (plants and hardscape) and also assisting with design recommendations.
  • Assign, supervise, and assist nursery staff members in nursery and plant maintenance.
  • Work with tagging department to streamline tagging process.
Skill/Experience Requirements
  • Competency on skid loaders or willingness to learn.
  • Knowledge of plant material (ID, care, plant requirements) and hardscapes.
  • Ability to use/learn cash register system.
  • Excellent communication skills and customer service.
  • Horticulture or related degree and management experience preferred.
  • Salary based on experience
  • 401(k) matching after 1 year of employment
  • Healthcare and dental
  • Paid vacation/sick time
  • Clothing allowance
  • Continuing education opportunities
How to Apply

Send resume to Liz Crimmins:


Liz Crimmins
Country Landscapes
56985 Lincoln Highway
Ames, IA 50010