Job Openings

LGS-5925

Lauren’s Garden Service is hiring!

Job Openings:

Landscape/Garden Crew Work outside, stay in shape, have fun!

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.

  • 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 7:45 to load up trucks.
  • Must be on time for work and detail oriented, listen to instructions and behave professionally.

Mondays through Thursdays  7:45am-5:45pm Seasonal position:   March-December

Download Crew Application

Email your resume to and 3 professional references to:

laurensgardens@gmail.com


 

Nursery Assitant  Love native plants and working outside?

General Duties

Watering nursery plant, client hold section plants and containers and 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

Help with merchandising, promotion of nursery stock, pots, containers gardens and other items for sale

Organize the nursery area

Weed pots, fix signage, arrange plants

Help customers visiting the nursery in plant selection and moving purchases to their car

Keeping track of sales through paperwork and inventory

Putting signs out for Saturday sales at nursery

Working the Sat spring and fall sales at the nursery

Watering on weekends

Setting up sprinkler systems and testing them for weekend watering

Assist the admin in organizing client plant hold section

Help promote the nursery and off site sales through social networking, daily instagram and facebook posts, hanging post cards on local bulletin boards

Help with writing and posting blogs and other social networking and business promotion strategies

Pay

$12-$15/hr, healthcare after 3 months, paid holidays 2nd season, paid winter break

Hours

Mon-Thurs- 9:15-5:45

Saturdays April 1st-end of October- 9:30-3:30

Direct supervisor is the administrative assistant

 

*This position is currently filled. Please consider a position with the crew!*Administrative Assistant/Social Networking A fast paced, creative position that involves basic office organization skills and an interest in writing and creating in the areas of marketing and social networking!

We are a small, local, eco-friendly garden company looking for an administrative assistant to work closely with Lauren doing a variety of tasks. This position handles client communication, requests for work, scheduling for jobs and crew, help with hiring crew, help updating and developing content for the website, social networking and blogging, updating portfolio pics on the website, caring for our small native plant nursery by checking inventory, organizing and watering and helping with special events like classes, fall and spring plant sales and much more! We are passionate about sustainability and ecofriendliness. Any interest or knowledge about these subjects is not required but would be a bonus!

Must be able to work in Glenwood, MD Monday-Thursday 8am-6pm and a few Saturdays in the spring and fall for plant sales

Must be organized and a good multitasker and able to prioritize, good at communication

Work slows down in December, no work Jan and Feb

Please email your resume and 3 professional references to:

laurensgardens@gmail.com