Employment Opportunities

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* Gardener / Landscape Décor Supervisor

Are you organized? Can you create beautiful planting beds, motivate others, and finish what you start? Are you committed to customer satisfaction and maintaining beautiful environments? Toadflax Nursery is looking for a residential/commercial gardener and landscape décor supervisor to join our team. Summary: The Gardener / Landscape Décor Supervisor will manage the process of planting and maintaining beautiful flower beds for our clientele from beginning to end. This full-time, year-round position includes ordering and growing perennials; acting as assistant greenhouse grower; meeting with existing customers to plan and design flower and perennial beds; planting, watering, fertilizing and maintaining beds; and communicating with management, homeowners, and employees. You will be the liaison between our greenhouses and our customers. Responsibilities: Customer service, scheduling and leading planning meetings with customers, flower and perennial bed layout design using appropriate horticultural practices, seasonal décor design and installation, greenhouse growing, watering, weeding, pruning, deadheading, fertilizing, and more. Requirements: • A degree in Horticulture, Soil Science, Plant Science or Agriculture is preferred • Experience in lieu is acceptable –at least 4 years in a gardener, greenhouse, or landscape environment • Candidates must be customer service motivated and have a passion for horticulture. • Exceptionally cheerful, positive, and flexible To apply for this position, please submit a completed application (available at https://www.toadflaxnursery.com/pdfs/Employment-Application.pdf ), resume, and cover letter jobs@toadflaxnursery.com or by mail to: Toadflax Nursery, PO Box 1432 South Glens Falls, NY 12803

* Pesticide Applicator

Are you organized? Can you follow directions, motivate others, and finish what you start? Toadflax Nursery is looking for a licensed Lawn Fertilizer / Pesticide Applicator to join our team. Summary: This individual will apply appropriate fertilizers and pesticides to residential and commercial lawns. This is a year-round position with snow removal duties in the winter months. Qualifications: You must take pride in your work and be detail-oriented. You must be reliable and able to pass a drug trust upon employment. Course 3A Pesticide license required at time of hire. Additional certifications desired and may earn additional salary! To apply for this position, please submit a completed application (available at https://www.toadflaxnursery.com/pdfs/Employment-Application.pdf ), resume, and cover letter jobs@toadflaxnursery.com or by mail to: Toadflax Nursery, PO Box 1432 South Glens Falls, NY 12803

* Landscape Maintenance Foreman

Are you organized? Can you follow directions, motivate others, and finish what you start? Toadflax Nursery is looking for a few positive, hardworking, landscape foremen to join our team. Summary: The Landscape Maintenance Foreman will manage landscape maintenance crews and communicate with management, homeowners, and employees. Responsibilities: Mowing, mulching, edging, raking, pruning, planting and more. Qualifications/requirements: • You must take pride in your work and be detail-oriented. • You must be reliable and able to pass a drug trust upon employment. • Foremen must have clean driving record, CDL is preferred. To apply for this position, please submit a completed application (available at https://www.toadflaxnursery.com/pdfs/Employment-Application.pdf ), resume, and cover letter jobs@toadflaxnursery.com or by mail to: Toadflax Nursery, PO Box 1432 South Glens Falls, NY 12803

* Driver

Can you follow directions, motivate others, and safely operate trucks and heavy equipment? Toadflax Nursery is looking for a positive, experienced driver to join our team. Summary: The driver will be responsible for delivering landscape products, hauling equipment to and from job sites, and snow removal. Responsibilities: • Safety inspections of trucks and tractors • Local deliveries • Customer service Qualifications/Requirements: • Must be positive, flexible, and customer-service oriented • 3+ years driving experience • Clean driver’s license (drug test required!) New York Commercial Driver’s License. To apply for this position, please submit a completed application (available at https://www.toadflaxnursery.com/pdfs/Employment-Application.pdf ), resume, and cover letter jobs@toadflaxnursery.com or by mail to: Toadflax Nursery, PO Box 1432 South Glens Falls, NY 12803

* Landscape Construction Foreman

Are you organized? Can you follow directions, motivate others, and finish what you start? Toadflax Nursery is looking for a positive, talented landscape foreman to join our team. Summary: The Landscape Construction Foreman will manage landscape crews, coordinate the building and installation of landscapes, and communicate constantly with management, homeowners, designers, and subcontractors. Responsibilities: • Assist in layouts of job, scheduling, and ordering of supplies • Operate heavy equipment safely (skid steers, excavators, and loaders) • Oversee job from beginning to finish, with an eye to productivity, profitability, and aesthetic beauty Qualifications/requirements: • Must be positive, flexible, and customer-service oriented • 3+ years experience in stone masonry • 3+ years experience in landscape construction management • Able to read and follow complex blueprint designs and specifications • Clean driver’s license (drug test required!) • CDL preferred To apply for this position, please submit resume to: jobs@toadflaxnursery.com or mail to: Toadflax Nursery, PO Box 1432, South Glens Falls, NY 12803
   

* Irrigation Technician

Are you hardworking? Do you love the outdoors? Are you knowledgeable about irrigation, landscape, and horticultural practices? Summary: The Irrigation Technician will manage the installation of automatic irrigation systems for Toadflax Nursery’s Landscape Division in South Glens Falls, NY. Duties include working with landscape designers on the layout, procurement of necessary materials, installation of new systems, and seasonal maintenance of existing irrigation systems. Responsibilities: • Ensure that each customer receives outstanding customer service • Deliver an excellent product to our customers • Identify proper moisture levels for each crop and oversee irrigation planning Qualifications/Requirements: • 3+ years in irrigation installation and service • Experienced in reading and following complex blueprint designs • Plumbing & heating experience helpful • Irrigation design helpful • Exceptionally cheerful, positive, and flexible Submit resume to: jobs@toadflaxnursery.com or mail to: Toadflax Nursery, PO Box 1432, South Glens Falls, NY 12803