...Employment...


Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at our family-owned and operated greenhouse and garden centre. Belgian Nursery has been providing a unique environment since 1959. We are committed to offering a wide variety of products, quality plants and service in a warm and welcoming environment.

By ensuring Belgian is a positive workplace, our dedicated staff will bring enjoyment to customers and the continued success of the company. 
We believe that our staff team has helped us be successful!

Year-Round Positions Available – Experience Required

1 Part Time Child Care Position Available - See bottom of this page for more details

Now accepting resumes for the Spring 2018 season!




Year Round Positions!

We are looking for just right, dedicated and passionate team members to join our family-owned and operated greenhouse / garden centre.

Full Time - Tropical Plant Care Provider/Customer Service
Year-Round Position - Experience Required - 40 hours per week.

This year round position also includes assisting where needed in all areas of our operation.  Tasks will include, but are not limited to: caring for 1000’s of tropical plants, customer service, cashier, unloading trucks and carts, pricing, and maintaining displays.  We are looking for a friendly individual with recent cashier experience and plant knowledge.  This position also includes cleaning plants, weekly grooming and sweeping, maintaining displays, basic computer tasks, snow removal, and providing customers with accurate information for continued gardening success.


Job includes the following:

  • Tropical Plant Maintenance, weekly grooming, cleaning and pruning of over 5000 plants.
  • Watering, fertilizing and spraying plants.
  • Cashier and Customer Service; giving plant care advice, answering telephone inquiries.
  • Unpacking and pricing product, set up, cleaning and maintaining displays.
  • Tasks and responsibilities change from season to season.
  • Hours of work will vary with the seasons; flexibility is required.

Job Requirements:

  • Plant knowledge is required
  • Grower Experience is required
  • Recent Cashier experience
  • Customer service experience
  • Able to give instruction to seasonal staff
  • Assisting where needed in all areas
  • Reliable, hard working & physically fit
  • Able to multitask, self-motivated
  • Able to work independently & on a team
  • Reliable transportation & driver’s license
  • Basic computer skills are beneficial
  • Pesticide Application License an asset


Part Time - Customer Service & Cashier
Year-Round, Primarily Weekends & Some Weekdays in peak seasons

A knowledgeable, plant and garden enthusiast with recent cashier experience. 
Additional tasks beyond cashier and customer service will change from season
to season.  Hours of work will vary with the seasons, as well.

This year-round position includes hours that are primarily on weekends, with some
weekdays and / or evenings in peak seasons. We are looking for a friendly individual
with recent cashier experience. This position also includes providing customers with
accurate information for continued gardening success, unpacking products and pricing,
grooming and cleaning plants!


Job Includes the following:

Job Requirements:

  • Cashier & Customer Service
  • Giving plant care advice
  • Answering telephone inquiries
  • Cleaning and maintaining displays
  • Unpacking and pricing product
  • Cleaning and grooming plants
  • Recent Cashier & Customer Service Experience
  • Reliable, Hard Working & Physically Fit
  • Able to work independently & on a team
  • Able to multitask, self-motivated
  • Plant knowledge is beneficial
  • Reliable transportation

 

Full Time - Customer Service & Cashier
Year-Round, Weekdays & Weekends; Hours change seasonally

This year-round position requires flexible hours, including weekdays and weekends with evenings in peak seasons. We are looking for a friendly individual with recent cashier experience and knowledge about plants. This position also includes, but is not limited to, providing customers with accurate information, unpacking products and pricing, cleaning and maintaining displays, assisting with cutflowers, grooming and cleaning tropical plants (weekly sweeping).


Job Includes the following:

Job Requirements:

  • Cashier & Customer Service
  • Giving plant care advice
  • Answering telephone inquiries
  • Cleaning and maintaining displays
  • Unpacking and pricing product
  • Cleaning and grooming tropical plants
  • Hours of work will vary seasonally: flexibilty is required
  • Recent Cashier & Customer Service Experience
  • Reliable, Hard Working & Physically Fit
  • Able to work independently & on a team
  • Able to multitask, self-motivated
  • Plant knowledge is beneficial
  • Reliable transportation

 

 

Spring Seasonal Positions!

We are currently accepting resumes for all spring seasonal positions for 2018.

Full Time - Customer Service & Cashier
Full Time - Labourer & Carry Out
Full Time - Labourer & Customer Service
Part Time - Carry Out & Wagon Puller

We are looking for passionate team members. A knowledgeable, plant and garden enthusiast who has had some experience in a garden center or greenhouse is beneficial. Tasks and hours change throughout the season; flexibility is valuable. Reliable transportation is required. We accept resumes for all seasonal positions starting in February. We then review all resumes and cover letters submitted. Those who appear best suited are then called for an interview. Due to the volume of applications we recieve, only prospective candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in working for Belgian Nursery.


Full Time - Customer Service & Cashier
2 Positions Available

This spring seasonal position is available from March through June. The hours are primarily on weekends, some weekdays and evenings starting in late-April. We are looking for friendly individuals with recent cashier experience. This position also includes grooming and cleaning plants, unpacking products and providing customers with accurate information for continued gardening success!


Job Includes the following:

Job Requirements:

  • Assisting in tropical maintenance, weekly grooming, cleaning and pruning
  • Giving plant care advice
  • Cashier & customer service
  • Cleaning and maintaining displays
  • Unpacking and pricing product
  • Recent Cashier & Customer Service Experience
  • Reliable, Hard Working & Physically Fit
  • Able to work independently & on a team
  • Able to multitask, self-motivated
  • Plant knowledge is beneficial
  • Reliable transportation
  • A completed Heath & Safety Certificate

 

Full Time – Labourer & Carry Out
3 Positions (available mid-April to mid-June)

This spring seasonal position is available from April through mid-June. The hours are primarily on weekdays in April, all weekends in May and evenings starting in late-April. We are looking for friendly, fit, hard working individuals with an interest in gardening. This position also includes grooming and cleaning plants, loading and unloading carts, assisting with unloading trucks, carry out, wagon collection, pricing plants and providing customers with accurate information for continued gardening success!


Job Includes the following:

Job Requirements:

  • Transplanting
  • Loading & unloading carts
  • Cleaning & cutting back plants
  • Carry Out & wagon collection
  • Pricing plants
  • Restocking & maintaining plants on benches
  • Reliable, Hard Working & Physically Fit
  • Able to work independently & on a team
  • Able to multitask, self-motivated
  • Experience & plant knowledge is beneficial
  • Customer service experience
  • Reliable transportation
  • A completed Heath & Safety Certificate

 

Full Time – Labourer & Customer Service
2 Positions (available mid-April to mid-June)

This spring seasonal position is available from April through mid-June. The hours are primarily on weekdays in April, all weekends in May and possible evening shifts in May. We are looking for friendly, fit, hard working individuals with an interest in gardening. This position also includes transplanting, grooming and cleaning plants, assisting with unloading trucks, pricing plants and providing customers with accurate information for continued gardening success!


Job Includes the following:

Job Requirements:

  • Transplanting
  • Assisting with unloading trucks
  • Cleaning & cutting back plants
  • Giving plant care advice
  • Pricing plants
  • Restocking & maintaining plants on benches
  • Reliable, Hard Working & Physically Fit
  • Able to work independently & on a team
  • Able to multitask, self-motivated
  • Experience & plant knowledge is beneficial
  • Customer service experience
  • Reliable transportation
  • A completed Heath & Safety Certificate

 

Part Time - Carry Out & Wagon Puller
2 Positions (available mid-April to mid-June)

This spring seasonal position is available from April through mid-June. The hours are primarily on weekends with weekday evenings starting in late-April. We are looking for friendly, fit, hard working individuals. Position also includes carry out, wagon collection, grooming and cleaning plants, restocking plants and providing customers with accurate information for continued gardening success!


Job Includes the following:

Job Requirements:

  • Wagon pulling & collecting
  • Loading bagged goods & plants
  • restocking & maintaining plants on benches
  • Pricing plants
  • Reliable, Hard Working & Physically Fit; Self starter
  • Able to work independently & on a team
  • Reliable transportation
  • Great job opportunity for students
  • A completed Heath & Safety Certificate

 


Part Time - Child Care Provider / Live Out Nanny

Occasional weekends in winter/early spring
All weekends in April and May (including Mother's Day and Victoria Day)
Hours:
Saturdays in April - 9:30AM - 5:00PM
Saturdays in May - 7:30 - 6:00
Sundays in April and May - 9:30 - 5:30
Victoria Day Monday - May 21 - 7:30 - 5:30
Potential Part Time on weekdays continuing into the summer through fall

(Located between Breslau & Guelph. 5 minutes East of Belgian Nursery.)

Cooking and meal preparation for children, light housekeeping (basically cleaning up after the days meals & adventures!)


Job Requirements: Experience in Child Care, Driver’s Licence and Vehicle, First Aid Certification & References
Apply in Person with Resume at Belgian Nursery and ask for Julie