Horticulture Jobs & Internships

Horticulture Jobs

Washington state/local horticulture jobs are updated weekly.

Customer Accounts Manager

Pacifica Nurseries, a wholesale plant broker located in Woodinville, WA is accepting applications for a Customer Accounts Manager. Please send a copy of your resume and (optional) cover letter to sarah@pacificanurseries.com with the subject “Customer Accounts Manager Position.”

We are looking for a qualified candidate to begin training immediately and start in the first part of November 2020. Salary DOE.

Responsibilities
  • Answer incoming calls, respond to customer questions concerning purchase orders and resolving customer service issues
  • Manage shipping logistics for multiple trucks transporting multiple orders.
  • Input list of items, numbers, or other data into customer profile and Excel spreadsheets daily
  • Assist customers by processing adjustments to existing orders and entering new orders
  • Assist with weekly sales tracking, inventory searches and customer submissions
  • Enthusiastically offer ideas for company efficiency and customer projects
  • Participate in customer visits to build positive customer relations
Minimum Qualification
  • Associate's degree in Administration or Horticulture - or equivalent education and or work experience in Office Admin / Horticulture / Nursery Industry or Landscape Architecture
  • Detail oriented, good organizational & time management skills
  • Able to keep track of communication from variety of sources
  • Able to work under pressure in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent written & oral communication skills and the ability to interact with a variety of individuals
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Must be proficient in Gmail, Dropbox & Adobe
  • Must be able and willing to work 40+ hours a week.
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in account management, project management, logistics or purchasing
  • Experience working in a team setting, delegating tasks
  • Bachelor's degree in horticulture, or equivalent education and / or work experience in nursery industry / landscape architecture / landscape design 
  • Solid knowledge of common ornamental and native plants in the landscape

Director of Business Development

Do you have a head for business with a nonprofit heart? Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center seeks a creative, entrepreneurial individual to lead new business development strategies for our growing non-profit organization. Working closely with the Executive Director, the position sources and cultivates partnerships and focuses on capacity-building and programmatic strategies that support our organizational growth. A successful Director of Business Development will develop and execute an ambitious plan to drive earned revenue for Oxbow’s Farm, Native Plant Nursery, Education and Membership Programs. They will supervise the Marketing/Communications and Public Engagement/Events team, elevating these functions to build Oxbow’s brand and increase our connection to key audiences. 

Apply for the Director of Business Development

Director of Programs

The Director of Programs will drive key operational and administrative functions to ensure Oxbow has the infrastructure needed to drive the organization’s success and impact. They will bring extensive nonprofit executive leadership experience and a demonstrated record of managing and enhancing the administration of a high-performing organization. The successful Director of Programs is a creative problem-solver who thrives on identifying solutions and focusing on what’s possible while facilitating strong collaboration and communication across the organization. They will bring strong emotional intelligence, authenticity, and a proven ability to help individuals and teams achieve their full potential.

Apply for the Director of Programs

Horticulture Internships

Internships offer valuable experience in a variety of fields. Updated regularly.

Seasonal Color/Holiday Assistant Paid Internship

Sander Groves Landscaping is a high-end residential landscape company. Our Seasonal Color Department is looking for a creative, energetic person to help install and maintain seasonal color plantings at East side accounts.

Job Description

Must possess a great attention to detail, excellent communication and organizational skills, a good work ethic, and be able to perform tasks independently and in team environment. Horticultural experience beneficial. WSDL and clean driving record required. Full time / Part time with flexibility and Benefits. Wage DOE.

Apply

Call Michele B. Walker, Seasonal Color Manager

(425)868-2200

Or send resume.

Farm Mentorship

Carnation Farms is a nonprofit organization on a mission to transform the way that people want to eat. We celebrate delicious and nutritious food produced in a sustainable manner by providing inspirational and educational experiences that positively affect the health, the environment, and local economies. We develop the next generation of food citizens and grow new farmers.

Applications are now being accepted for Carnation Farms 2020 Growing Farmers program. This 8.5 month mentorship program includes proven curriculum, a bi weekly stipend, and free bunk-style housing (for individuals, due to capacity we can't accommodate families or pets thanks). You also get to learn while working and living on a beautiful and historic farm!