Employment Opportunities

Shady Hill Greenhouses is always looking to grow our seasonal staff, check below for the opening positions.

Please download and fill out the application (link below). Feel free to drop it off or email it to: shadyhill@myfairpoint.net

Employment Application

Lawn Maintenance Crew Leader
Shady Hill Greenhouses is looking to expand our Lawn Maintenance Division. The Maintenance Leader should be a self-motivated individual with a strong work ethic and a positive attitude. Responsibilities for this position would be an in-depth knowledge of the maintenance aspects of landscaping and gardening, lawn mowing, edging, pruning, plant requirements, and overall grounds and property upkeep.  Individual must be able to clearly communicate with co-workers and customers, attain customer satisfaction, and also have a true desire to learn and grow as a dedicated part of the Shady Hill team. This position is currently full-time seasonal with the potential for a full time opportunity.
Primary Tasks & Requirements Include:

-Ability to supervise, encourage and motivate others
-Clean and valid driver’s license
-3 years of experience or related experience
-Landscaping and gardening tasks such as: planting, digging, edging, mowing, pruning, and basic irrigation functions
-Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
-Ability to work in all types of weather
-Provide excellent customer service

Landscape Crew Leader
Shady Hill Greenhouses is looking for an individual to lead an installation and landscape team. This individual actively works alongside the team, as well as with the landscape designer, and is responsible for meeting customer expectations. A self-motivated individual with a strong work ethic and a positive attitude is a must. Responsibilities for this position would be an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of landscaping and gardening, mowing, edging, pruning, plant requirements, and overall grounds and property upkeep.  Individual must be able to clearly communicate with co-workers and customers, and also have a true desire to learn and grow as a dedicated part of the Shady Hill team. This position is currently full-time seasonal with the potential for a full time opportunity.
Primary Tasks & Requirements Include:
-Ability to schedule, supervise and motivate others
-Clean and valid driver’s license
-3 years of experience or related experience
-Experience driving large machinery and equipment required (skid steer, mini excavator, stump grinder)
-Landscaping and gardening tasks such as: planting, digging, edging, mowing, pruning, and basic irrigation functions
-Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
-Ability to work in all types of weather
-Provide excellent customer service

Landscape Crew Member
Shady Hill Greenhouses is looking to expand our landscaping services. This position is for a motivated and enthusiastic individual who enjoys working outdoors. Basic knowledge of plants is encouraged but not required. Ability to perform landscape activities such as planting, raking, edging, mulching, pruning, etc. is required. Individual should work well with others and have a desire to learn and grow as a dedicated part of the Shady Hill team. This position is currently full-time seasonal.
Primary Tasks and Requirements Include:
-Clean and valid driver’s license
-1 Year experience encouraged
-Experience driving equipment encouraged (skid steer, mini excavator, and stump grinder)
-Landscaping tasks such as: planting, digging, edging, mowing, pruning, raking, etc.
-Basic upkeep of tools and equipment (cleaning pruners, changing batteries, etc.)
-Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
-Good communication skills
-Ability to work well with others or alone
-Ability to work in all types of weather

Garden Maintenance Crew Member
This position will assist the Garden Maintenance Team Leader in performing routine maintenance practices to commercial and residential properties. Maintenance is performed on a one-time, weekly, or bi-weekly schedule and will enable the individual to become familiar with Shady Hill and customer standards. A basic or working knowledge of plant identification and requirements is encouraged, but a desire to learn is a must. Individual must have clear communication skills and ability to work well with others as well as have a true desire to learn and grow as a dedicated part of the Shady Hill team. This position is currently full-time seasonal.
Primary Tasks & Requirements Include:
-Clean and valid driver’s license
-General Maintenance & Gardening practices such as: weeding, mulching, raking, pruning, transplanting, watering, planting and edging
-Planting containers and window boxes
-Desire to learn about plants and growing requirements
-Basic upkeep on tools and equipment (cleaning pruners, changing batteries, etc.)
-Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
-Good communication skills
-Comfortable operating larger vehicles (F350, F550)
-Ability to work well with others or alone
-Ability to work in all types of weather

Delivery Driver
Looking for part-time or full-time delivery driver. Experience using power equipment. Good driving record. Will be delivering trees, shrubs, mulch, loam and compost to residential and/or commercial properties.