Rochester, MN

507-289-3741

3430 19th Street Northwest

Lake City, MN

651-345-4907

907 North Lakeshore Drive

Join Our Team at Jim Whiting Nursery

Application for Employment

Jim Whiting’s Nursery & Garden Center is a family-owned, established nursery and landscape business. We hire quality people who take pride in their work and care about excellent results. We offer a stimulating work environment, competitive wages, career-building skills and employee discount.

Thank you for your interest in working with Jim Whiting Nursery & Garden Center

 

We are currently looking for these areas with an early spring start date:

  Nursery Lot Manager Full-time Seasonal

 We are looking for energetic, motivated individuals to work in a fast-paced business. We have seasonal Nursery Sales Manager positions available at Jim Whiting Nursery. You can apply here or come into Jim Whiting Nursery to fill out an application.

  Responsibilities, Duties Qualifications and Skills

  Greet Customers

 Support a great customer experience and assist customers with purchase.

  • Always acts in a respectful manner to customers, managers, and peers.
  • Maintain and care for plant material including watering and pruning.
  • Assist with Nursery products
  • Unload trucks
  • Assist with other duties involved in the operation of a retail garden center.
  • Ordering, displaying and inventory
  • Completes training as required.

 

  • Ability to lift up to 50#
  • Able to work days, nights and weekends.
  • Able to work in all types of weather.
  • Horticultural knowledge and experience
  • Skid steer operation experience a plus

 

 

Retail Sales & Cashier – Seasonal Part-Time Retail Garden Center Associates

(May-Early Summer)

We are now accepting application for seasonal Garden Center Associates. Part-time seasonal postitions are available. Applicants should have strong people skills, a positive can-do attitude, and a strong work ethic. Retail, horticulture, and/or customer service experience preferred. Interest in plants, design and a willingneess to learn are essential. Hours available 7 days a week 9am – 7pm, with weekend and some holidays required. Some lifting is required and ability to be on your feet for a few hours in the outdoor environment.

Duties include: 

  • Running cash register
  • Selling merchandise
  • Providing superior customer service
  • and some cleaning

Tree & Shrub Sales Associate
(May-Thur Summer)

We are now accepting applications for Seasonal Tree & Shrub Sales Associates. Part -time seasonal positions are available. Applicants should have strong people skills, a positive can-do attitude, and a strong work ethic. Retail, horticulture, and/or customer service experience preferred. Interest in trees, shrubs, and willingness to learn are essential. Hours available 7 days a week 9am – 7pm, with weekend and some holidays required. Some lifting is required and ability to be on your feet for a few hours in the outdoor environment.

Duties include: 

  • Running cash register
  • Selling merchandise
  • Providing superior customer services
  • and some cleaning