Are you interested in learning about plants and meeting new people? Come join our team! We are looking for bright, enthusiastic and energetic people, such as yourself to help populate the world with our unique plants.
Plant Delights Nursery/Juniper Level Botanic Garden, a perennial plant nursery established in Raleigh in 1988, offering unique, rare, well grown and properly named perennials to passionate gardeners around the world. We have one of the most extensive perennial trialing programs in the country. Our concern goes far beyond selling plants! Despite being best known as a nursery, we actually exist for our work as a private 28-acre botanical garden and plant research facility focusing on ex-situ plant conservation, plant exploration, breeding, and propagation. We have open positions for seasonal employees to work in our Shipping Department in a high energy, fast paced, team environment. We are a family owned company with a mission to support research, education and the exploration of plants through the sales of unique perennial plants.
We offer a casual dress code, a diverse staff, and a friendly working environment.
- Enjoy physical and often dirty work in all types of weather
- Enjoy working with an energetic, flexible, and outgoing team
- Must be able to walk on uneven surfaces, bend, kneel and often carry heavy items
- Must be able to stand for long periods of time
- Work various hours of 25 – 40 hours per week based on the business needs
- Flexibility to work some weekends, as needed, is a plus
- Plant knowledge is helpful, but not required
- Ability to pay acute attention to detail
- Punctual and have a great work ethic
Duties may include but are not limited to:
- Stocking, pulling, and packing plant orders
- Care and upkeep of containerized perennial plants
- Retail sales and customer service
- Must be open to assist other departments should the need arise.
- Occasional weekend work required may include assisting with; Tours, Open Houses or Education Center classes.
Employee Classification: Hourly, Seasonal Full Time & Part Time
Seasonal positions are short-term positions that last anywhere from three to nine months.
Standard Business Hours: Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm
Occasional week-end work is required.