Wholesale nursery is seeking competent and motivated individuals who are eager to learn new skills in a team-based work environment.
Job Title: Nursery Helper
Job Type: Full-time
Starting Salary: $12.00 / hour
Benefits: Paid vacation and sick time.
Nursery Helper Responsibilities:
- Nursery Helpers use a potting machine to fill tables with young plants.
- Nursery helpers also transport, separate, and organize plants.
- When needed they assist the Warehouse Department in the packaging and shipment of plants.
- Promising/experienced candidates will be given the opportunity to learn skills in Driving, Irrigation, and Chemigation
Education, Experience, and License Requirements:
- High school graduate/GED.
- Minimum of one (1) year nursery, irrigation, or landscaping experience.
- Must have a valid Driver’s License, Insurance, and Work Authorization for the United States.
- Must have clean driving record and dependable transportation
- Must be able to work in hot / humid greenhouse
- Must be able to lift weights of up to 25 pounds regularly at a reasonable pace for three hours at a time during an 8-hour work day.
- Experienced in tractor driving, bobcat driving, or forklift certified
- Bilingual in both English and Spanish
- Effective team-players who can meet deadlines and also make independent decisions.
- Able to communicate well both written and orally
- Able to multi-task and maintain a safe work environment
- Are willing and able to work weekends
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- Applicants can also drop off their resume/fill in application in person at 1473 Sunset Drive, Vista, CA 92081
Qualified candidates will be contacted immediately for interview.
Established in 1975 by brothers Jeffrey, Larry, and Michael Kent, Kent’s Bromeliad Nursery, Inc. is devoted exclusively to the sale of bromeliads from the jungles of Central and South America. We have developed 47 unique varieties and more than 25 patents for our additional hybrids. We provide more than 100 commercial varieties year-round from our 840,000 square-foot nursery. Kent's Bromeliad Nursery sells top quality, flowering bromeliads to mass merchandisers, wholesalers and professional landscapers and specialize in bromeliad development and propagation.
Location/Region: Vista, CA