Full Time Nursery Care/Job Puller Position 2 – Ted Lare Design + Build

Posted on Dec 11, 2021 in Job Postings

This would be a Full Time Seasonal Position working directly with the Plant Buyer. Starting is pay $16 but could be more depending on experience. Health Insurance and 401k will be available after initial employment period. Hours will be Wednesday –Saturday 8am to 4:30pm and Sundays 10am to 4pm. Weekend days are required. Weekly 35-40 hours per week. Start date of March 21st depending on weather.
1 .Caring for nursery stock such as watering, pruning, weeding and keeping our high quality plants in top condition along with the grounds and areas containing our sold items.
2. Assisting in unloading and distributing plants to sold areas for landscaping jobs that are shipped in from our growers. 3. Assisting the plant buyer with assembling sold job orders and loading orders going out to job sites and entering daily hold tickets.
4. Other general nursery duties such as irrigation maintenance, assisting with harvesting balled and burlap trees from our field, landscaping bed maintenance on grounds and occasionally helping retail customers when necessary.
Skills and Requirements:
1. Nursery stock plant knowledge would be helpful such as knowing basic perennials, trees, shrubs and grasses but not required.
2. Ability to lift 50lbs 3. Ability to bend over repetitively to move and row plants.
4. Ability to take directions and work on your own.
5. A high level of attention to details
6. A great energetic attitude and a willingness to learn
7. Ability to drive a skid loader and a forklift. (not required – we can train you)
Apply online at https://tedsgardens.com/online-job-application/ Other positions in our Garden Center, Landscaping or Maintenance divisions may also be available.