• Experience with plant identification & care required.  Knowledge of Central Coast microclimates & conditions required.  Experience with plant pests & diseases helpful.
  • Assist customers with selection & purchase of plants, soils, & related products.  This includes cashier duties, answering phone calls, & loading merchandise into customers' vehicles.
  • Receive & stock merchandise deliveries.  Must be able to accurately check-in orders & stock inventory.  Must be comfortable lifting up to 30 pounds & be on your feet for 8 hours.
  • Water & care for plants in the nursery.  This includes some light pruning & weeding.
  • Must be proficient in basic math skills.
  • These are seasonal positions.  March to October 2018, 4-5 days a week, including weekends.
  • Hourly rates dependent upon experience.

Application can be found below or at Far West Nursery, 2669 Mattison Lane, Santa Cruz, CA  95062.  Please mail or deliver application in person.  No phone calls, please.


Interviews will begin mid-February.  The positions will start March 1st., 2018.

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