JOB AND INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

WE ARE HIRING!

We provide a safe and welcoming workplace and for

BIPOC and LGBTQ employees.

GREENHOUSE PRODUCTION AND SHIPPING STAFF

The Position:

We're looking for a part-time (30+) seasonal greenhouse staff member. The production team is the backbone of Great Bear and is involved in everything plant-related: from sowing seeds and thinning starts in the greenhouses to maintaining plants in the shade houses, and finally preparing plants for delivery and shipping.

The applicant should have:

  • Experience in agriculture, horticulture, restoration or a related field

  • Good communication skills

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Ability to *safely* lift 50 pounds from the ground and carry load

  • General understanding of plants

  • Ability to stand for 3-4 hours at a time

  • Experience working outdoors in the elements

  • Enthusiasm for working with plants

  • Positive attitude

  • Organizational skills

Wage begins at $13.75 with opportunity for increases based on work performance.

Paid time off after 3 months of employment and benefits after 12 months.

This position has the opportunity to return for multiple seasons. 

Greenhouse Staffer Tasks Include (but are not limited to):

  • Sowing, thinning and watering in the greenhouses as directed

  • Potting up of liner stock to larger size pots

  • Assisting with pest management 

  • Assisting with container management

  • Picking, loading and shipping orders

  • Pruning, culling, weeding, watering and other plant maintenance outdoors

  • Collecting seed and other plant material

The Location:

Great Bear has a fantastic view, rain or shine! The Bitterroot Mountains to the west and foothills of the Sapphire Mountains to the east provide the backdrop to our nursery. We're in the perfect spot to grab a cold beer, throw in a line, or explore a new trail after a day of work.

 

 

Why Should You Apply?

  • Diversity of tasks and responsibilities

  • Dynamic and friendly workplace

  • Flexible scheduling with ability to schedule time off

  • Work hands-on with native plants

  • Enjoy working inside in the winter and outside in the summer - best of both worlds!

To Apply:

Use the link below to apply via Google Forms. 

CONTACT US

Wholesale, Nursery & Landscape Sales, and Accounts Receivable:

Aimee Kelley

(406) 381-9829

aimee@greatbearnativeplants.com

Reclamation & Technical Sales:

Mike Thomas

(406) 239-1103

mike@greatbearnativeplants.com

165A Blue Heron Dr

Hamilton, MT

59840

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