Design Lead - Container Garden & Seasonal Decor Program Manager

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Start Date: 2/1/23  Compensation: $50,000-$80,000 per year plus Commission

Sam Bridge Nursery & Greenhouses has a rapidly expanding Container Garden & Seasonal Décor program, now seeking a new specialist to work as our program manager. The program manager will be responsible for designing, installing and maintaining horticultural and some floral designs at the client’s home. Planters, small garden beds and other areas – entryways, etc. Applicants must have prior experience designing with plants and cut flowers. 


  • Designing & installing outdoor potted plants
  • Designing & installing exterior seasonal décor (fall & winter)
  • Designing & installing vegetable gardens and annual flower plantings
  • Maintaining installations
  • Managing inventory for installations
  • Estimates & sales
  • Leading installation crews
  • Driving large company vehicles to installation sites (clean driver’s license required)


Applicants must be:

  • Great with design and have prior design experience -- floral, containers, gardens and/or landscape
  • Great with people
  • Positive minded
  • Organized
  • Punctual
  • Efficient
  • Possess a sense of urgency
  • Accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment
  • Detail oriented and observant
  • Able to communicate clearly
  • Positive-minded
  • Accustomed to able to work in all weather conditions
  • Able to lift (a minimum) of 50lbs repeatedly
  • Able to endure physical tasks for 8 or more hours per day
  • Past experience working in landscape installation, landscape maintenance, or agriculture is preferred and design experience is a must.
  • Past employment in a sales-related role preferred

    Education & Experience:
  • Horticulture: 3 years (required)
  • Floral Design: 1-2 years (required)
  • Sales: 2 years (preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Additional Information

Benefits available:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime during the busiest weeks
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Commission Pay

Contact Information

Sam Bridge Nursery & Greenhouses
Contact Name: Maggie Bridge
Phone: (203) 869-3418