Broken Arrow Nursery is a premier destination nursery that acquires, develops, and grows rare, unusual and garden-worthy plants. These positions provide the opportunity to learn firsthand about the nursery industry and be part of a collaborative team of experienced nursery professionals.
Position summary: Broken Arrow Nursery is seeking applicants for a Horticulturist Assistant position. The position averages 32-48 hours per week and runs from mid-March through mid-November. Opportunities to extend the work season into December may also be available. We offer competitive compensation that is commensurate with experience. Main responsibilities will include the daily maintenance and care of the remarkably exciting diversity of rare and unusual plants we grow. Additional opportunities exist to help with all phases of woody and herbaceous plant production including propagation and integrated pest management. If you’re passionate and excited about plants, this is the job for you!
Requirements: Applicants should be energetic, physically fit and have the ability to follow directions and work independently as well as part of a team. Knowledge and experience with plant care and production is desirable. Basic knowledge of plant material is beneficial but not essential. The flexibility to work on some weekend days is preferred.
Broken Arrow Nursery
Attn: Burton Jaynes – General Manager
13 Broken Arrow Rd.
Hamden, CT 06518