Employment Opportunities

Click here to fill out our online Employment Application…

We’re Hiring!  

Click the title to expand the job description and hiring details.

Landscape Division Crew Leader/Maintenance Foreman

Homestead Gardens has an immediate job opportunity for an experienced Landscape Crew Leader/Maintenance Foreman to be responsible for leading, motivating and overseeing landscape crews on commercial and residential projects.  This position requires at least three years experience as a crew leader, producing high-quality projects that are completed in a timely manner, to the customer’s full satisfaction.  Great leadership and customer service skills are a must. 

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application and send your resume to HR@homesteadgardens.com.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Landscape Division Crew/Maintenance Members

Homestead Gardens has immediate opportunities for experienced and non-experienced landscape crew/maintenance members.  If you are experienced, or have a willingness to learn and a strong work ethic, we would love to hear from you.       

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application and send your resume to HR@homesteadgardens.com.  

Landscape Maintenance Sales Professional

Homestead Gardens is seeking a full time, highly motivated and seasoned Landscape Maintenance Sales Professional.  Do you enjoy meeting people and providing them with options to improve and maintain the appearance of their entire outdoor property?  Do you pay close attention to details?  Does the idea of a position that rewards high achievement excite you?  If your answer is yes, we would love to hear from you.    

Essential Responsibilities:    

  • Develop a new customer base – both residential and commercial
  • Develop estimates and residential/commercial annual and multi-year maintenance contracts to current and prospective customers
  • Conducts follow-up of leads and customer retention/services calls
  • Responsible for ensuring delivery of quality services and complete customer satisfaction from the office to the field
  • Provide lawn care, including fertilization, weed control, insect control, disease control and seeding, customizing solutions based on customer needs
  • Ability to suggest tree and shrub care and give landscape advice to our customers
  • Assist customers with a range of horticultural decisions, when needed
  • Provide estimates for supplemental work & enhancements to improve the quality of landscape
  • Attend weekly Landscape Division meetings
  • Stay abreast of current trends in the industry
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Must have 5 years of current experience with green industry sales
  • Must have horticultural experience and/or C.P.H.
  • Ability to create new business through cold-calls and advertising
  • Great customer services skills and communication skills
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Must have proficient computer/technology skills, with a willingness to grow

Compensation:  Base plus commission
Benefits:  Comprehensive benefits package

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application and send your resume to HR@homesteadgardens.com.  

Nursery Production Labor - Horticultural Supply Division

Homestead Gardens is looking for an individual to fill a full-time position in our Nursery Production Department at Homestead’s Horticultural Supply division.  This individual will work with a small team to ensure the high quality standards of our container nursery stock are met.

Description:

  • prune shrubs and trees
  • sweep and clean plant debris from production areas
  • pull, load, and tag plant orders on a weekly basis
  • monitor irrigation of nursery stock
  • pot up new nursery stock

Requirements:

  • able to lift 50 lbs.
  • able to work outdoors in inclement weather of all seasons
  • able to be on your feet for 8 hours a day
  • able to take direction and complete tasks in a timely manner
  • able to adhere to safety protocols

This position requires performing all aspects of what is necessary to produce healthy, optimal plants. This is a great opportunity for an individual interested in growing plants and/or the horticulture industry in general.  As it is a small team, you must be willing to work hard and efficiently alongside others. Ability to speak Spanish is preferred. If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

Landscape Division - Front Desk Administrative Assistant

Homestead Gardens has an immediate full time opening in our Landscape Division Office for an enthusiastic, focused, detail-oriented individual with strong customer service/computer/ bookkeeping/and data entry skills.   This position is responsible for daily office operations including answering the telephones, responding to customers’ questions regarding the Landscape Division operations, providing clerical/administrative support to the Landscape Division personnel as required, including data entry, ordering office supplies, and maintaining Landscape Conference Room calendar.  Must be professional at all levels and be able to interact with the customers in a pleasant and courteous manner at all times.  If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

Warehouse Receiving Clerk

Homestead Gardens has an immediate full time opening in our Warehouse for a Receiving Clerk.  This position is responsible for receiving all goods/products purchased by our Garden Supply/Hard Goods Manager and our Deco/Patio/Homestyles Manager, including coordinating the document flow of purchase orders, packing slips and/or bills of lading with management and/or accounting.  Must have working knowledge of SKUs, inventory stock-outs, shrinkage, waste, and how to store or arrange merchandise in a safe, organized and appropriate manner.  Must be professional at all levels, have excellent organizational skills with attention to detail, good computer/technology skills, good analytical skills and available to work flexible hours if needed during peak times of the year.  If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

Pet Department - Farm & Pet Sales Associates

Homestead Gardens has immediate openings for Sales Associates in our Pet Department. Knowledge of pet products and animal nutrition is preferred, but not necessary – we will train.  Must be willing to learn and utilize product knowledge proactively engaging and educating customers. You will also assist in the care of the animals in our Homestead Barnyard.  You must be available to work a flexible schedule, including some weekends and evenings.  If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

Retail Sales Associate - Indoor Gardening/Hydroponics

Homestead Gardens in Davidsonville has an immediate opening for a FT and/or PT Retail Sales Associate in our Hydroponics and Indoor Gardening area.  Hydroponics and indoor gardening are two of the fastest growing industries in the country.  Knowledge of indoor or outdoor growing/gardening, organic gardening, food fermentation, beer and/or wine production with hands on experience is preferred.  Must have 1-2 years of retail customer service experience and at least 2 years of indoor gardening experience.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about learning and growing in this field.  Must be available some evenings and weekends.  If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

Bulk Loader

Homestead Gardens has an immediate opening for a Bulk Loader.  The Bulk Loader uses a front end loader to move products to and from the Warehouse to the Store, to the load line and moves product into trucks and vehicles.   This individual must be over 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license.  You must be available to work a flexible schedule, including some weekends and evenings. Experience preferred, but we will train.  If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

Full Time Sales Associate - Concrete and Pottery

Homestead Gardens has an immediate opportunity for a full time Sales Associate in its Concrete and Pottery area in the Deco/Patio/Homestyles Department.   Associate will be responsible for overseeing and maintaining the indoor and outdoor pottery, planters, concrete fountains and statuary, including but not limited to setup, inventory, stocking, maintenance, selling and repricing.  Customer Service is a priority – interacting with customers from sale to delivery, ensuring complete satisfaction.  This position requires standing for long periods of time, bending, stooping and lifting up to 50 lbs. Experience operating a forklift is required.  Must be available to work some evenings and weekends as needed.  

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Garden Supply/Hard Goods - All Positions

Homestead Gardens has immediate openings in our Garden Supply/Hard Goods area for a Manager and Sales Associates.  Applicants must have excellent customer services skills and have some knowledge of goods sold; i.e., fertilizers, weed control products, bird seed, garden tools, etc.  Must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes some weekends and evenings.  If you are interested in this opportunity, please complete our online Employment Application.

Nursery/Perennials - Outside Sales Associates

Homestead Gardens is seeking part-time outside Sales Associates in our Nursery/Perennials Department. Applicants must have excellent customer service skills and a basic knowledge of Nursery/Perennials stock including trees and shrubs is preferred.  Must be available to work 3-4 days a week, including weekends.  If you are interested in this opportunity, please complete our online Employment Application.

Small Engine Mechanic

Homestead Gardens has a full-time position available immediately for a small engine mechanic. This individual will be responsible for the repair and maintenance of the Company’s small engine equipment (i.e. blowers, trimmers, sod cutters, chain saws, weed eaters, etc.)  Applicant must have at least three years experience and be very proficient in this craft.  

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application and send your resume to HR@homesteadgardens.com.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Retail Department Managers

Homestead Gardens is seeking experienced retail Managers in the following Departments: Annuals/Greenhouse; Customer Service/OPs; Deco/Patio/Homestyles; Farm & Pet; Garden Supply; and Nursery/Perennials.   These positions are responsible for ensuring the highest level of customer service, as well as the day-to-day management of staff and department responsibilities.  Applicants must be available to work a full-time schedule, including some evenings, weekends and holidays.  If you are interested and qualify, please complete our online Employment Application.