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.
North Creek Nurseries, Inc., located in Landenberg, PA, is seeking several Greenhouse Workers at its Landenberg location. Candidates should be able to work in a fast-paced environment working with our Production team. A strong work ethic and positive attitude are a must. Fax your resume to Erin Kelly, Production Manager at (610) 255-4762 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Sort and grade tissue culture, divisions and plugs to proper specifications|
|Trim plants according to propagation specifications|
|Take cuttings according to propagation specifications in correct amounts|
|Stick cuttings according to proper specifications|
|Consolidate and grade finished product|
|Perform 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|
|Ability to lift 25 lbs.|
|Is able to work in all weather conditions|
|Must report to work on time and follow the timekeeping process|
|Follow directions and carry out tasks assigned; performing those tasks satisfactorily|
|Invest the time and effort to do a good job; take pride in accomplishments|
|Keep supervisor informed|
|Is a team player|
|Maintain a clean working area ("start clean, work clean, finish clean")|
|Work in a safe manner, reporting any unsafe conditions or safety incidents|
|Follow and sustain Lean Flow or Working Smarter program in day-to-day tasks|
|Follow Systems Approach to Nursery Certification (SANC) practices in day-to-day tasks and strive for continual improvement of our facility practices and internal procedures|