Job Opportunities for the 2017 season:
Some of the following positions may be available for the 2017 season. Please contact us by phone at 256-403-3413 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in working for us!
positions will spend time Mondays and Tues. wrapping and packing
plants, Weds. and Thurs.in the greenhouses transplanting plants, and
pulling orders on Fridays. Attention to detail is most important as well
as a great attitude and good work ethic. We have fun even though we
work hard and lunch is provided daily. Time is spent outdoors or in warm
greenhouses during the day so you must be able to work under warm
conditions into the later part of the season. Most of the time you will
be on your feet and there is some lifting of trays etc. Prior greenhouse
work is helpful but not required.
These positions will be mostly full time, 4-5 days per week during our season of Feb. 24th-June 8th. Working hours are generally 9-4pm with packing days sometimes extending to 5:30-6pm.
Packing and Shipping (several positions available)
positions are part time, 1-2 days per week, Monday and Tuesdays only.
Wrapping plants or packing boxes are the primary operations and hours
run from 8-9 am through 4-5 pm depending on our workload for that week.
Lunch is provided and positions are paid at starting at $7.50 per hour.
Reliability and an eagerness to work are all you need for these
position will be for a computer operator which will generate
computerized shipping labels and packing slips for boxes shipped on
Mondays and Tuesdays from March 1st-June 15th.
This person must be fast and proficient with computers, especially the
internet, as well as being very detail oriented and able to lift boxes
up to 25 lbs. Office or Greenhouse work may be available to make this
position full time 5 days a week. Starting pay is based upon experience.
General Greenhouse/Packing Helper
job is a general labor position and calls for a hard worker that can
lift 50 lbs, help unload trucks, run equipment such as soil mixers,
rotary tiller and weed eater. This person also will help with
transplanting, moving plants and keeping things organized and clean in
the greenhouses as well as helping with wrapping plants and packing.
Some driving may be included with this position so a good driving record
Office/Customer Service/Order Entry
Help our online customers by cheerfully
answering the phone and answering questions. Helping to manage orders through the shipping process and
answering customer help questions along the way. The ideal candidate
will be comfortable with using the Internet and be a good speller as
well as an accurate typist. Experience with Excel and computer programs
friendly helpful attitude and sales oriented individual with some basic
experience with vegetable gardening is a plus. Position runs from Feb. through May. Starting pay is based upon experience.