1543 State Highway 102

Bar Harbor, ME 04609

(207) 801-9072

OPEN M-F, 9AM -5PM, Sa-Su, 9AM-4PM

1543 State Hwy. 102, Bar Harbor, ME, 207-801-9072 • Open M-F, 9-5 & Sa-Su, 9-4

Horticultural specialist

Seasonal, Full-Time

Are you wanting to take your gardening skills to the next level? Do you like to guide people with ways to help their garden grow? Do you like to grow plants, veggies and flowers? We are looking for an enthusiastic and kind person with a dynamic range of garden knowledge to be on-site at our retail center for consultations with guests.  Spend your days sharing your advice and wisdom on plants, remedies for problems, best fertilizers, and other plant growing tips with other passionate garden lovers. 

 

This position will also entail working with our head grower at our off-site greenhouses to cultivate seedlings for custom garden projects. High-level gardening skills are welcome, but will train a candidate with pre-existing passion and knowledge for plants and gardens. Daily tasks also include watering, order fulfillment, inventory stocking and handling.

 

Easy ways to apply:

Call us: 207-801-9072

Email us: grow@frostfarmsmdi.com

Visit us: 1543 ME-102, Bar Harbor, ME 04609

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Hours & Rates:

  • Pay is commensurate with experience

Perks Include:

  • Bonuses
  • Discounts on Frost Farms plants
  • Frost Farms merchandise
  • Health Benefits

Tasks Include:

  • Maintaining the retail
  • Being available for consultations with guests to provide 1:1 sales advice
  • Maintaining our off-site greenhouses where we grow seedlings
  • Working 1:1 with owner and head grower to develop seasonal plans 
  • Managing orders and inventory
  • Co-creating plans for custom gardens

Expectations:

  • Punctual
  • Flexible approach to gardening styles
  • Organized
  • Strong communicator 
  • Self Starter
  • Enthusiastic 
  • Spreadsheet and computer skills are a plus
  • Able to work one weekend day
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs

Prerequisites:

References and/or prior education providing your understanding and knowledge of plant material is requested.

 

Inquire about a Horticulture Lead job with Frost Farms!