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HORTICULTURAL ASSISTANT / Farmer
• Providing FRIENDLY, HELPFUL CUSTOMER SERVICE to our customers (at the greenhouse, out delivering and at
the farmers market)
• Pulling orders (attention to detail is necessary)
• Loading trucks
• Driving delivery trucks (15ft-26ft - no CDL required) throughout the Twin Cities area
• Putting down/moving of plant material (attention to detail is necessary for our inventory system)
• Other general greenhouse duties : transplanting, watering, keeping greenhouse clean
• Greenhouse work March-June, Farm Field work June-Oct
• Farm Field works includes: planting, weeding, mowing and harvesting. Packing and delivering our weekly CSA
• June - Oct ability to work 2 Saturdays a month at the farmers market.
• This is a seasonal position, March- Oct35-40 hours/week (some weekends and overtime required in late April- May)
QUALITIES OF IDEAL CANDIDATES:
•Friendly helpful attitude. Views customer interactions of all kinds as an opportunity for mutual learning and
growth and approaches them with an earnest sense of purpose and a heartfelt sincerity no matter if it’s at the farm
or on the road delivering.
• Basic plant knowledge, identification, and prior greenhouse experience preferred but not necessary. Love of all
• Can adapt easily and willingly to fluctuations throughout the day including: schedule;
temperature/weather/precipitation; and job duties
• Detail orientated and organized. Has the ability to take initiative as their knowledge base develops and possesses a
high level of self motivation
• Show up everyday ready to work. Be able to take direction and work independently. Exhibits hardcore motivation.
• Be able to stand, bend and be on your feet for entire shift. Must LOVE getting hands dirty and sweating.
• Capable of openly receiving feedback about how to increase the pace of efficient work.
• Valid Driver's License
• Lift up to 50lbs
EMPLOYEE BENEFITS INCLUDE:
•Great discounts on plants
• Benefits for Full time employees (401K, etc)
• Fun work environment
SALARY RANGE: Hourly wage, based on experience, Starting at $17/hr.
We are a small Wholesale greenhouse and farm located in Prior Lake.
We are committed to growing quality plants with sustainable practices.
We are hiring full time seasonal positions for the 2023 season.
If interested in applying please fill out an application or send us your resume.
Email or Mail it back to us!