Job Description 

We have a traineeship position available for an applicant interested in starting a career in a native retail nursery. The successful candidate will complete formal training while working with our team on all aspects of nursery plant production, maintenance, and customer service. 

Core Duties

  • Native plant propagation for retail sale
  • Vegetable/herb seedling propagation for retail sale
  • Plant care and maintenance
  • Customer service, including operating a cash register 

Essential Requirements

  • Willingness to undertake and complete a TAFE Certificate III in Horticulture
  • Willingness to work on a weekend roster
  • Genuine interest and motivation to work in a native nursery
  • Good work ethic with an eye for sales presentation
  • Physically fit and hardworking
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team
  • Willingness to work in all weather conditions 

Desirable

  • Good Australian plant knowledge and identification skills
  • Knowledge of garden vegetable/herb propagation
  • Customer service experience
  • Highly motivated and able to think for yourself
  • Gardening experience
  • Drivers licence

Applications

Please email your resumé and cover letter to Alicia Cooper: manager(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)armidaletreegroup.org.au