Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Wanted: A Few New Faces for our Retail and Plant Care Team!

Do you enjoy working outdoors, rain or shine?

Do you have a green thumb, a keen understanding of how to best grow a garden in our northern Nova Scotia climate and enjoy dealing with the public?


If so, you may be just the person we are looking for to join our energetic and enthusiastic sales and plant care team for our upcoming RETAIL season (approx. May-August).


Duties will include but are not limited to assisting customers in product selection and with planting advice; product care including watering, dead-heading, beautification of retail environment, unloading deliveries, etc.

Ideal candidates have a background in plant knowledge/science, ability to work as a team in a fast-paced environment with a willingness to learn. Full-time/seasonal(weather providing).


Must be physically able and a non-smoker. Must have WHMIS and emergency first aid.


Please send resume WITH COVER LETTER highlighting how you see yourself best fitting with our organization by one of the following methods:

Email:  wrgreenhouses@eastlink.ca

Mail:  West River Greenhouses, RR#2 Pictou, NS B0K 1H0


West River Greenhouses, located in Pictou County, is a family owned and operated grower of high quality plants for the home gardener and the landscape trade. Entering our 45th year of business, specializing in providing the gardening public with a full range of ornamental and vegetable plants, all locally grown using natural products and controls.

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