Employment

Our nursery continues to blossom so we are looking to grow our team. If you have a strong commitment to being part of a team, can work hard and have fun doing it, and are willing and eager to learn and grow professionally, please fill out an application. You can also get a wicked farmer’s tan!

We hire for positions including office, sales, plant waterer, and nursery yard. Below we will post specific positions that are available. If nothing is listed and you would like to apply we are always taking applications. Must be 16 years of age or older to apply.

No Calls Please.

Apply in Person at:
7440 Templeton Gap Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80923

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Current Positions

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Nursery Yard Team

We are looking to add folks to our team that enjoy working outside, rain or shine, and will thrive in a physical, fast paced, and sometimes dirty work environment.  Jobs will be part-time and/or full-time seasonal, we are willing to be flexible with student schedules.

Responsibilities include:

  • Processing incoming and outgoing shipments of trees, shrubs, and hard goods (digging holes, shrink wrapping root balls, mulching, etc.)
  • Sales and customer service.
  • Management of nursery stock (pulling orders, restocking material, etc.)
  • Assisting the team with various projects around the nursery.
  • Maintaining one of the most well-kept nursery facilities in the State.
  • Using equipment ranging from hand tools and shovels, to heavy machinery and everything in between.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be 16 years old to start, 18 to run equipment.
  • Must be capable of lifting 50lbs repeatedly, and willing to perform other physically demanding tasks.
  • Must be willing to work weekends during our busy season (April-September)
  • Must bring a positive attitude to a team that likes to work hard and have fun.

We expect all members of our team to take great pride in hard work, and be adaptable to an environment where duties and priorities often change.  Permanent positions (with benefits) and advancement opportunities are available to those that prove they are the right fit.

Pay depends on experience.

Office Team

While many of the tasks this position entails take place indoors, it still offers the benefit of a good farmers tan.  We need to add team members with excellent people skills, that will enjoy working in a fast paced and sometimes physical work environment.  Jobs will be part-time and/or full-time seasonal, we are willing to be flexible with student schedules.

Responsibilities include:

  • Sales and customer service (answering phones, tagging orders, loading/unloading small plants, etc.)
  • Operation of Point of Sale system (creating bids, orders, and invoices. Accessing customer data, running a register, and handling money, etc.)
  • Inventory management (counting inventory and stocking shelves.)
  • Assisting the team with various projects around the nursery (some light labor)
  • Maintaining one of the most well-kept nursery facilities in the State.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years old to start.
  • Must be capable of lifting up to 35lbs, and willing to perform some light labor.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.)
  • Must have, or be willing to learn basic plant knowledge.
  • Must be great with people, multi-tasking, and problem solving.
  • Must be willing to work weekends during our busy season (April-September)
  • Must bring a positive attitude to a team that likes to work hard and have fun.

We expect all members of our team to take great pride in hard work, and be adaptable to an environment where duties and priorities often change.  Permanent positions (with benefits) and advancement opportunities are available to those that prove they are the right fit.

Pay depends on experience.

Water Team

This is the perfect first job! We are looking for people that enjoy spending their days outside, and are eager to learn and become part of a fun, hardworking team.  Watering may be one of the simplest jobs at the Nursery, but it is also one of the most important.

Responsibilities/Job Requirements:

  • Must be 16 years old to start.
  • Providing water to thousands of trees, shrubs, and flowers.
  • Reliability (punctuality, focus, etc.)
  • Must be a good team member willing to listen and communicate with co-workers.
  • Must be willing to spend most of the day on your feet, and perform some light labor (moving hoses, etc.)

We expect all members of our team to take great pride in hard work, and be adaptable to an environment where duties and priorities often change.  Opportunities to transition into other positions within the Nursery will be available to those that prove to be a good fit.

Pay depends on experience.