Sargent’s Nursery is an established landscape design, installation, and professional garden care firm. In business for over 90 years, Sargent’s is well respected for their quality work, horticulture knowledge and friendly demeanor.
Our Landscaping Crews install for both private and commercial properties, each with its own custom plan. We commonly complete the following tasks: Retaining wall installation, Paver and Natural stone patio installation, foundation and garden plantings.
Sargent’s prepares installation teams for success by providing quality tools, equipment and plants to complete a project. The feeling of accomplishment as your team transforms a space is a daily occurrence. If you’re ready for a physically demanding, outdoor job that is accompanied by respectful, hard working team members, you’ve found the right position at Sargent’s.
Full time summer position, April – November (possible year round work for crew leaders)
40 hours a week, 7:00 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday
Location: Red Wing, MN (No metro driving)
Compensation: $13-$22, based on experience.
This is a great opportunity to get hands-on experience and gain knowledge about plants and the landscaping business! Our need for extra help coincides perfectly with a college student looking for a summer job, with the perk of having weekends off. If you’re not a college student, the extended season of April - November is what we are seeking.
Description: Sargent’s is looking for a dependable, positive, motivated, crew member. Each morning our team meets at Sargent’s to load company trucks for landscape projects and then travel to the residence where the project takes place. Projects last from 1-10 days are within 60 miles of the shop. Common tasks completed are retaining wall installation, Paver and Natural Stone patio installation, foundation and garden plantings. This position will always be outdoors and involve physical labor.
Skills Required: This position requires a passion for landscaping, a willingness to learn the landscape trade and the ability to handle the physical demands. As a crew member, you must be able to take direction from a crew leader and maintain a quick, steady pace. Valid driver’s license with ability to drive a standard truck is highly preferred.
Ability to identify common landscape shrubs and perennials is helpful. Education or experience is preferred, but will hire candidates eager to learn.
Interested in landscaping, plants and gardening, friendliness, team player, hard worker, can-do attitude, anticipating the next step, efficient speed, task/goal oriented, good communication skills, eager to learn, willing to be flexible.
Please visit www.sargentsnursery.com for more details and applications!