Nursery Openings:

Do you enjoy plants and people? Are you energetic, flexible, and outgoing? Not afraid of physical work or getting dirty?

Our goal at New Leaf Nursery is to provide our customers with the best possible shopping experience, and we rely on our employees to help achieve this goal.  If you share our enthusiasm for plants and our passion for helping New Leaf shoppers become successful gardeners, you should check out the following open positions:

Sales Associates:   

Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent customer service while assisting customers with locating desired plant material and hard goods for purchase, while also being able to answer customer questions.
  • Assist customers by ringing up their purchases in a professional, timely, and friendly manner.
  • Water, groom, price and stock plants.
  • Help unload incoming plant material and hard goods as needed.
  • Promote and maintain New Leaf’s physical cleanliness and order.
  • Work with coworkers in a positive and professional manner.  Willing and capable of partnering with other departments as needed.

Qualifications:

  • General knowledge of plants, plant care and culture.  Horticulture related degree/certifications a significant plus.  Landscape design experience a plus.
  • Must be able to stand, bend, and do repetitive tasks for long periods of time.  Be able to lift up to 50-60 pounds on a repetitive basis.
  • Available to work weekends.
  • Cashier experience and/or familiarity with POS system a plus (New Leaf is willing to provide training).
  • Able to follow instructions and willing to learn.
  • Responsible, reliable, accurate, timely.

Yard Associates/Loader Operators:

Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent customer service while safely assisting customer with loading their orders (bulk materials, plant material, bagged materials, hard goods).
  • Help unload incoming plant material and hard goods as needed.
  • Promote and maintain New Leaf’s physical cleanliness and order.
  • Work with coworkers in a positive and professional manner.  Willing and capable of partnering with other departments as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Loader (skid steer, forklift, frontend loader) operator experience.  Mechanic experience a plus.
  • Must be able to stand, bend, and do repetitive tasks for long periods of time.  Be able to lift up to 90-100 pounds on a repetitive basis.
  • Available to work weekends.
  • Able to follow instructions and willing to learn.
  • Responsible, reliable, accurate, timely.
  • Basic carpentry skills a plus.

Plant Care Associates

Responsibilities:

  • Water, groom, price and stock plants
  • Help unload incoming plant material and hard goods as needed
  • Promote and maintain New Leaf’s physical cleanliness and order
  • Work with coworkers in a positive and professional manner.  Willing and capable of partnering with other departments as needed
  • Provide excellent customer service while assisting customers with locating desired plant material and hard goods for purchase when needed.

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to stand, bend, and do repetitive tasks for long periods of time.  Be able to lift up to 50-60 pounds on a repetitive basis.
  • Available to work weekends
  • Able to follow instructions and willing to learn.
  • Responsible, reliable, accurate, timely.

Landscape Team

New Leaf Nursery’s Landscape division is looking for Foremen and Crew Members who are hardworking and value the idea of contributing to an effective team that delivers quality work.

Qualified candidates must:

  • Have a basic knowledge of planting plants.  Previous experience with plants, irrigation, hardscape and equipment operation a plus.
  • Have a willingness to work and the ability to take direction
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Be able to lift up to 90-100 pounds and operate a variety of hand tools and power equipment
  • Be able to work continuously for an 8 hour day, with appropriate break periods
  • Be able to follow instructions and be willing to learn.
  • Be responsible, reliable, accurate, and timely.

HOW TO APPLY FOR A JOB AT New Leaf

It's easiest to send in your resume with a cover letter detailing your contact information, training, employment history, and outside interests, even if you don’t think they’re relevant to a nursery.  If email isn't possible, you can always call the nursery and set up an appointment to grab an employment application.  All submissions will be filed and reviewed when we need additional staff.

email: ben@newleafnurseryhayden.com

phone: (208) 762-4825