When you come to Homestead Gardens, you join a family that’s been working in this community for three generations. Your fellow associates will become another family to you, and a source of support, laughter and true team work. Here at Homestead, we make a difference for our customers plant by plant, smile by smile!

 

Why Join Our Team?

  • We are an award winning company with a legacy of being “The Best Of” for 49 years!
  • Competitive pay, flexible hours, and training so you can advance in a fun and exciting career.
  • A great discount so you can afford all the houseplants, ornamentals, trees, shrubs and gardening supplies you’ve been dreaming of.
  • Homestead Gardens has donated over $1 million to the community.
  • We’re proud to be the number one family-owned retailer in Anne Arundel County.
  • You get to garden for work, meet fascinating, like-minded people, and live the green life!
Please review the open positions below or visit our FaceBook page to learn more about our openings.

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Now Accepting Applications For:

Fall Festival Staff (Saturdays and Sundays Only)

At Homestead Gardens, we pride ourselves on being a hub of the community, offering not just a wide range of plants and gardening supplies, but also seasonal events that bring people together. 
This fall, we're excited to host our annual Fall Festival, and we're looking for enthusiastic, friendly, and dedicated individuals to join our team for five weekends this Fall!  We will be holding in-person interviews after Labor Day, so please apply now!
As a Fall Festival Staff member, you will play a key role in creating a fun and memorable experience for our visitors. Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with setting up and taking down festival activities and decorations.
  • Greeting and directing guests, providing information about festival activities.
  • Managing activity stations such as pumpkin painting, hayrides, corn mazes, and more.
  • Operating point-of-sale systems for festival tickets and merchandise.
  • Ensuring the safety and enjoyment of all guests, especially children.
  • Maintaining cleanliness and orderliness of the festival area.
  • Providing excellent customer service with a friendly and positive attitude.

What You'll Bring:

  • Previous customer service or event experience is preferred but not required.
  • Must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays throughout the fall season.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods and perform light physical tasks (e.g., lifting up to 25 lbs).
  • Enjoy working outdoors and engaging with a diverse range of people.
  • Reliable, punctual, and able to work effectively as part of a team.


If you’re excited about the fall season and enjoy working in a vibrant, community-focused environment, we’d love to hear from you! Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you’d be a great fit for our Fall Festival Staff .

Location:
Davidsonville Retail Store
743 W Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 20135

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our Online Employment Application and Questionnaire.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Posted: 6/14/2024

Wholesale Nursery Sales Representative

Homestead Horticultural Supply is seeking a dynamic and dedicated Wholesale Nursery Sales Associate to support our landscape wholesale customers in selecting the best trees, shrubs, and plants. If you have a passion for horticulture, sales, and excellent customer service, this is the perfect opportunity for you to grow with us. 

What You'll Do as a Nursery Sales Associate:

  • Drive Sales & Revenue: Showcase our diverse range of products and services to customers, driving sales and boosting revenue.
  • Build & Maintain Relationships: Develop and nurture lasting relationships with customers, ensuring their needs are met and expectations exceeded.
  • Provide Expert Guidance: Offer knowledgeable advice and support to customers, answering questions and helping them make informed decisions.
  • Collaborate with Team Members: Work closely with colleagues to achieve sales targets and deliver outstanding service.
  • Maintain Accurate Records: Keep detailed records of customer interactions and sales activities to ensure seamless operations.

What You Will Bring: 

  • Sales Experience: Proven track record in sales within a wholesale nursery or related industry.
  • Customer Service Skills: Exceptional ability to connect with customers and build strong relationships.
  • Communication & Interpersonal Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to engage and interact effectively.
  • Positive Attitude & Team Spirit: Enthusiastic, eager to learn, and a collaborative team player.
  • Attention to Detail: Strong organizational skills with a keen eye for detail.
  • Independence & Collaboration: Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Horticultural Knowledge: Understanding of plant care and horticulture is advantageous.
  • Technical Skills: Basic computer proficiency.
  • Physical Requirements: Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs and work outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Flexibility: Willingness to work a flexible schedule, including Monday to Saturday during peak seasons.
  • Equipment Knowledge: Experience with forklifts or heavy equipment is a plus.
  • Bi-lingual: Proficiency in Spanish is a plus.

Why You'll Love Us:

  • We are an award winning company with a legacy of being “The Best Of” for 49 years!
  • We’re proud to be the number one family-owned retailer in Anne Arundel County, MD.
  • Homestead Gardens has donated over $1 million to the community.
  • Competitive pay, flexible hours, and professional development so you can advance in a fun and exciting career.
  • You get to work in a garden center, meet fascinating, like-minded people, and live the green life!
  • Employee Benefits Plans
    • Health Insurance including dental and vision insurance
    • 401(k)
    • Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
    • Paid Time Off
    • Store Discount

#INDHG

Location:
Horticultural Supply
1238 Governor Bridge Road
Davidsonville, MD 21035

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our Online Employment Application and Questionnaire.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Posted: 6/12/2024

Store Associate - Severna Park, MD

We're Hiring in Severna Park
Join Our Team!

Homestead Gardens boasts the East Coast’s largest selection of high-quality annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs. We offer landscaping design and build service, outdoor lighting, garden accessories, casual furniture, gifts & decor, as well as being the number one family-owned retailer in Anne Arundel County.

No need to have a green thumb, gardening experience, or a background in agriculture or horticulture. We're a large company with many departments and specialties. Plus, we love to help educate, train and mentor our associates, whether that's for a season or for a career!

If you’re looking for a job with a company that has deep roots (Yep! We went there!) in the local community, the time to apply is now. Come work for a great team! We have fun, and we make a difference for our customers plant by plant, smile by smile!

We are hiring for full-time and part-time opportunities in :

  • Cashier
  • Sales and Plant Care
  • Customer Service
  • Loaders

Homestead Gardens offers its Associates:

  • Competitive pay, flexible hours, and training so you can advance in a fun and exciting career.
  • You get to garden for work, meet fascinating, like-minded people, and live the green life
  • A great discount so you can afford all the houseplants, ornamentals, trees, shrubs and gardening supplies of your dreams
  • Full-time benefits for employees working 30+hours per week
  • Homestead Gardens has donated over $1 million to the community.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Positive and cheerful attitude
  • Fabulous work ethic
  • Great customer service skills
  • Tree/shrub/plant knowledge and/or a willingness to learn
  • Sales skills
  • Computer/technology skills
  • Ability to work evenings, weekends, and some holidays

Location:
Severna Park Retail Store
522 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our Online Employment Application and Questionnaire.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Posted: 2/13/2024

Store Associate - Davidsonville, MD

Homestead Gardens boasts the East Coast’s largest selection of high-quality annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs. We offer landscaping design and build service, outdoor lighting, garden accessories, casual furniture, gifts & decor, as well as being the number one family-owned retailer in Anne Arundel County.

No need to have a green thumb, gardening experience, or a background in agriculture or horticulture. We're a large company with many departments and specialties. Plus, we love to help educate, train and mentor our associates, whether that's for a season or for a career!

 

If you’re looking for a job with a company that has deep roots (Yep! We went there!) in the local community, the time to apply is now.  Come work for a great team! We have fun, and we make a difference for our customers plant by plant, smile by smile!

We are hiring for full-time and part-time opportunities in :

  • Cashier
  • Sales and Plant Care
  • Customer Service
  • Loaders

Homestead Gardens offers its Associates:

 

  • Competitive pay, flexible hours, and training so you can advance in a fun and exciting career.
  • You get to garden for work, meet fascinating, like-minded people, and live the green life
  • A great discount so you can afford all the houseplants, ornamentals, trees, shrubs and gardening supplies of your dreams 
  • Full-time benefits for employees working 30+hours per week
  • Homestead Gardens has donated over $1 million to the community

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Positive and cheerful attitude
  • Fabulous work ethic
  • Great customer service skills
  • Tree/shrub/plant knowledge and/or a willingness to learn
  • Sales skills
  • Computer/technology skills
  • Ability to work evenings, weekends, and some holidays

Location:
Davidsonville Retail Store
743 W Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our Online Employment Application and Questionnaire.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Posted: 2/13/2024

Store Associate - Smyrna, DE

We're Hiring in Smyrna
Join Our Team!

Homestead Gardens boasts the East Coast’s largest selection of high-quality annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs. We offer landscaping design and build service, outdoor lighting, garden accessories, casual furniture, gifts & decor.

No need to have a green thumb, gardening experience, or a background in agriculture or horticulture. We're a large company with many departments and specialties. Plus, we love to help educate, train and mentor our associates, whether that's for a season or for a career!

If you’re looking for a job with a company that has deep roots (Yep! We went there!) in the local community, the time to apply is now. Come work for a great team! We have fun, and we make a difference for our customers plant by plant, smile by smile!

We are hiring for full-time and part-time opportunities in :

  • Cashier
  • Sales and Plant Care
  • Customer Service
  • Loaders

Homestead Gardens offers its Associates:

  • Competitive pay, flexible hours, and training so you can advance in a fun and exciting career.
  • You get to garden for work, meet fascinating, like-minded people, and live the green life
  • A great discount so you can afford all the houseplants, ornamentals, trees, shrubs and gardening supplies of your dreams
  • Full-time benefits for employees working 30+hours per week
  • Homestead Gardens has donated over $1 million to the community.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Positive and cheerful attitude
  • Fabulous work ethic
  • Great customer service skills
  • Tree/shrub/plant knowledge and/or a willingness to learn
  • Sales skills
  • Computer/technology skills
  • Ability to work evenings, weekends, and some holidays

Location:
Smyrna, DE
5580 Dupont Parkway
Smyrna, DE 19977

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our Online Employment Application and Questionnaire.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Posted: 2/13/2024

Landscape Maintenance Sales

Homestead Gardens prides itself on honesty, integrity, and services to its customers. With the commitment of our hardworking staff, we have been able to successfully serve the community since 1973. 

We are hiring for a Landscape Maintenance Sales person to join our team to ensure the creation, development and implementation of  landscape maintenance plans to meet the specific needs and requests of our customers.  

What you will do as a  Landscape Maintenance Salesperson:

  • Produce quality sales, both residential and commercial.
  • Develop new customer base obtaining leads from calls, existing clients and solicit new leads from outside sources.
  • Determine customer needs and requests by inspecting the site, reviewing customer ideas, discussing budget considerations, and defining objectives.
  • Create accurate bidding and estimating of landscape project. Review proposal and cost estimates with customer.
  • Estimate, sell and manage the installation of maintenance projects from initial consultation to completion.

What you will bring:

  • Great customer service skills and communication skills. 
  • Three to five (3-5) years sales experience preferred.
  • Ability to work flexible hours to meet the needs of the customer and set appointments with potential customers.
  • Must have proficient computer/technology skills, with a willingness to grow.   
  • Ability to create project estimates for customer; estimating system experience preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license. 

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree or at least five years of experience with green industry sales.   Must have horticultural experience and/or C.P.H. ; LCA certification preferred. 

Location:
Landscape Division Office
771 W Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD 21035

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our Online Employment Application and Questionnaire.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Posted: 1/31/2024

We appreciate your interest in working at Homestead Gardens!