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Lauren’s Garden Service is hiring!

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Eco-Friendly Landscape/Garden Crew Member (2022 Season)

Work outside, stay in shape, have fun!                                                                                                                       

Full time/40 hours per week

Mondays through Thursdays  7:00am-5:00pm

Seasonal position:   March-December

Pay- $12-18/hr – Depending on experience

We are a small, local, eco-friendly garden company looking for crew members who share similar passions. Crew members weed, edge, prune, plant, mulch, and install landscapes and gardens as well as stone work (we do not do lawn care and mowing). We focus on eco-friendly practices and install a lot of rain gardens and use native plants. Any interest or knowledge about these subjects is not required but a bonus.  This job is full time, 40 hours a week from March until the end of December.  In the event of heavy rain, that work day will be cancelled and made up for on the following Friday.

General Duties:                                            

  • Weed, edge, prune, plant, mulch, and install landscapes and gardens
  • Follow direction of crew leaders and follow company standards to provide the best service to clients

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work in various weather conditions
  • Candidates must have their own reliable transportation. We meet in Glenwood at 7:00am to load up trucks.
  • Must be on time for work, detail oriented, listen to instructions and behave professionally.
  • A CBLP certification is not a must, but a bonus!

Compensation:

  • Healthcare benefits after 3 months
  • Paid holidays and birthday in 2nd year
  • 10 weeks of unemployment insurance is provided over winter for those returning for the next season

 

Download Crew Application

Email your resume to and 3 professional references to:

laurensgardens@gmail.com


Native Plant Nursery Assistant- position opens in early April and continues through mid October

Love native plants and working outside?  We are looking for a self starter who is detailed, organized, and communicative.  Must be flexible with a variety of indoor administrative and outdoor nursery tasks.

Part time, 20-30 hrs a week, seasonally dependent

Tuesday-Saturday, hours TBD

Seasonal position- April-October

Pay- $13-16/hr – Depending on experience

General Duties:

  • Waters nursery plants, client hold section plants, and containers/gardens on property
  • Accepts and unloads deliveries
  • Moves and organizes plants
  • Takes thorough and accurate plant inventories, and updates them on website and social media
  • Helps with merchandising, promotion of nursery stock, pots, garden accents, and other items for sale
  • Organizes the nursery area
  • Weeds pots, fixes signage, arranges plants
  • Helps customers visiting the nursery with plant selections and moving purchases to their car
  • Keeps track of sales through paperwork and inventory
  • Puts out signs for Saturday sales
  • Helps customers select and pay for plants
  • Assists the Nursery Manager in organizing client plant hold section
  • Pulls/moves plants for online orders/contactless pick-ups
  • Helps promote the nursery and off site sales through social networking, daily Instagram and Facebook posts, hanging postcards on local bulletin boards
  • Helps with writing and posting blogs, and other social networking and business promotion strategies

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work in various weather conditions
  • A working knowledge of some native plants
  • Candidates must have their own reliable transportation
  • Must be on time for work, detail oriented, listen to instructions and behave professionally
  • A CBLP certification is not a must, but a bonus!

Compensation:

  • Healthcare benefits after 3 months
  • Paid holidays and birthday in 2nd year
  • Unemployment insurance is provided over winter for those returning for the next season

Email your resume to and 3 professional references to:

laurensgardens@gmail.com