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About Us

North Creek is a wholesale propagation nursery that grows perennials, grasses and ferns, with a large selection of North American natives. We are committed to offering the highest quality starter plants in the industry. But quality plants are only part of the equation. North Creek is devoted to being the number one source for perennial, grass and fern plugs by providing exceptional customer service, real time availability, on time delivery, the newest varieties plus time tested favorites and sustainable growing practices. 

North Creek Nurseries, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Position Summary

North Creek Nurseries, Inc., located in Landenberg, PA, is seeking several Shipping Crew members for its Oxford location. Candidates should be able to work in a fast-paced environment assembling and boxing customer orders to ship out.  A strong work ethic and positive attitude are a must. Fax your resume to (610) 467-1245 or email

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

Assemble, box, and stack orders to ship out
Operate the shipping line
Set down transfers in the greenhouses
Perform necessary moves throughout the nursery
Maintain proper level of materials and supplies
Performs additional duties as required

Knowledge / Skills Required

Ability to count accurately
Ability to read labels and keep plants straight
Ability to learn Latin plant names
Is able to work in all weather conditions at tasks that are sometimes physically demanding

Desired Skills

Effective listening and communication skills
Is reliable and consistent in attendance and punctuality; reports to work on time and follows the timekeeping process
Ability to speak Spanish a plus but not necessary
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to follow directions and carry out tasks assigned and performing those tasks satisfactorily
Is able to produce results in a sometimes-chaotic situation; stays calm in difficult situations
Invests the time and effort to do a good job; takes pride in accomplishments
Exercises initiative, showing excitement and enthusiasm about North Creek, displaying creative ideas for expansion and growth
Keeps supervisor informed
Develops constructive and cooperative working relationships with others
Is a team player
Maintains a clean working area ("starts clean, works clean, finishes clean")
Works in a safe manner, reporting any unsafe conditions or safety incidents
Follows Lean Flow or Working Smarter program in day-to-day tasks
Follows Systems Approach to Nursery Certification (SANC) practices in day-to-day tasks and strives for continual improvement of our facility practices and internal procedures


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