HELP WANTED

Area nurseries, garden centers, and birding stores are looking for active, energetic people to join their team. Be sure to scroll all the way to the bottom of this extensive list.


Colonial Gardens, Blue Springs, MO

Do you have a passion for growing? Do you enjoy getting your hands dirty? Are you interested in working with plants, livestock, and people? Then join our team this spring! Colonial currently has openings throughout our facility for a variety of positions. Join the experience and start growing with us. Details of all openings are found at: http://www.dcaoutdoor.com/careers


Full Features Landscape & Garden Center, Smithville, MO

Full Features Landscape & Garden Center is a local, family-owned business. If you like to work in a small business culture, work outside as well as in, enjoy having each day be different, and understand Seasonal business, then one of these positions may be for you. 

ASSISTANT RETAIL MANAGER: Mon-Sun/$15/hr

  • Required 21+ or older.
  • College preferred.
  • Retail Sales Supervisory/Management experience recommended.
  • Horticulture Plant experience/Knowledge a plus. 
  • Flexible Hours required. Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to supervise 5-10 staff – Ability to teach/train others.
  • Friendly, positive attitude – Good customer service.
  • Good computer, organizational and communication skills. 
  • Responsibility to open and close facility. 

The Assistant Manager will be working side by side with Retail Manager of our Nursery/Garden Center. Must be able to supervise 5-10 people daily. Must be responsible for setting and achieving monthly goals. Our facility is open full time, 7 days a week, March thru Nov and thus this person will be responsible for opening/closing on some days. 40+ hrs a week. Salary will depend on experience. Need someone by March 15. Starting at $15+/hr.  

RETAIL SALES & LOADER OPERATOR: Full time – Mon-Sun/$12/hr

  • Required 18+ yrs old; At least one year of experience in progressively responsible retail sales/service position.
  • Ability to operate loader Skid loader or Bobcat experience preferred.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time, lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be flexible with hours.
  • Horticulture or plant experience a plus.
  • Friendly and outgoing personality.

LANDSCAPE CREWMAN: (2-4) Full Time – Mon-Fri w/occasional Sat/$12/hr

  • 18+ yrs old; Flexible Hours Required.
  • Past landscape experience preferred. Plant knowledge preferred.
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time and lift at least 80 lbs.
  • Must have good driving record and Must be able to get MO DOT physical and Class E License. 
  • Good customer service and friendly, positive attitude.

SEND RESUME TO:  SHIRLEYF@FULLFEATURES.COM  (please specify which position applying for)


Lawns By Barclay, Prairie Village

LAWN CARE TECHNICIAN: Full-time $15/hour Are you ready to work today? Mow, Trim, Blow mostly residential yards with professional equipment. Do you have reliable transportation to get to work? Are you able to lift 50 lbs? Do you enjoy being outdoors on your feet? Come join our team! We value our team members and teach them how to perform various duties.

Contact: Barclay Berberian, barclay@lawnsbybarclay.com


Ranch Mart ACE Hardware, Overland Park

GARDEN CENTER ASSISTANT AND INSIDE SALES! Be an essential part of an essential business. We are an active, productive, environment where every day is different! Some computer experience/customer service necessary. Flexible hours. Avail. Days, Eves and/or hol.  A great place for those who enjoy helping people!

Contact: Send resume to ace00536@yahoo.com or complete application in person at Ranch Mart ACE Hardware, 3801 W. 95th St., Overland Park, KS  66206.  913-649-0111. References & past experience will be considered.  Salary commensurate with qualifications.


Suburban Lawn & Garden

We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic people to fill positions at our Lenexa, Overland Park, So. Kansas City retail locations, Cleveland, MO, and our growing farm in Edgerton, KS.

Positions available: Cashiers, Phone operators, Hardwoods sales, Plant sales, Merchandising, Receiving clerk, Marketing associate, Truck drivers (CDL & non-CDL), Equipment operators, Landscape maintenance (trimming, mowing, planting), Horticulturist, Grow farm labor

Fax resume to 816-941-3838.

Email resume to suburban@suburbanlg.com.

Apply in person at our Corporate office, 13635 Wyandotte, Kansas City, MO 64145.

Questions? Contact Human Resources at 816-550-7022.


Wild Birds Unlimited, Leawood, KS

Are you our next great employee?

The difference between Wild Birds Unlimited and other retailers goes far beyond what we sell. It’s who we are. Enthusiasm, professionalism, informed advice and superior customer service are the hallmarks of our staff.

We are seeking a Sales Associate with great retail and service skills. Working at your locally-owned Wild Birds Unlimited store is an opportunity to support and educate our friendly customers about birds and nature.

Our Sales Associates work with other staff, including the owner, to bring to life the store’s mission – “We Bring People and Nature Together®…And We Do It With Excellence!” To that end, we provide training with regard to backyard bird feeding, bird watching and product knowledge.

Requirements: • Previous retail experience preferred, but not required. • Ability to lift and carry seed for our customers – a foundation of our service! • Will consider both full-time and part-time applications that meet the needs of the business, but a flexible schedule and the ability to work weekends are required.

Our goal is to provide quality products, service, expertise and a high energy shopping experience. Help customers bring nature into their own backyards and lives. Come join our team!

Call us at 913-491-4887 or email us at wbuleawood@att.net for an application.

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