Spring is just around the corner and its that time of year. The time when Country Arbors expands our team. Last year we added 7 positions and this year we need another 11 people. We have 33 of 35 people coming back this year so we have a lot of experience to help train and work with our new hires. We are having a Job Fair at the nursery FRIDAY February 16th from 10 am to 5 pm for anyone interested in the positions. You can meet your managers and the owners and ask questions about the position. We are looking for great personalities and hard working people over experience. You can learn our business with the right attitude and effort. Call 367-1072 with questions Here are the positions that we are looking to fill Annuals Assistant: Responsibilities include helping grow annuals and once finished, helping maintain those flowers. Will also be responsible for helping customers. Good communication and outgoing personality will be necessary Accounting/Customer Service: Position will help in back office with simple accounting work as well as customer management. Time will be spent between communication on phone and work on computer. Must have good understanding of common computer programs Word, Excel, etc. Familiarity of Apple computers a plus Delivery and Planting Crew/Yard Assistant: Must have valid drivers license. Responsible for planting large trees and shrubs and helping around plant sales yard Full Time Delivery Driver: Will have to have or be able to get a Class C License (non CDL) Must have good driving record. Responsible for delivering mulch and plants Full Time and Part Time Customer Service/Administrative Support: Duties range from customer transactions to delivery schedule management. Must possess excellent organizational skills and enjoy helping gardeners. Full Time Perennial Assistants: Watering and maintaining flowers and perennials. Will be part of growing 600 varieties of perennials. Plant knowledge not necessary but helpful Spring Planters: Seasonal job that includes helping plant perennials and annuals for the months of March, April, and May . 40 hours a week. Could be longer for the right person Tree Farm Hand: Two Positions to Fill: Full time March-Dec working in the field producing trees and shrub. Daily job includes harvesting trees and shrubs, maintaining fields and facilities. Part Time Spring Help: Looking to fill various roles for temporary spring help. Very flexible. Facilities and Maintenance: Position would be responsible for keeping grounds looking good and fixing maintenance issues around the nursery. From broken pipes to minor construction. Could be part time for the right person. Flexible days Country Arbors welcomes all applicants who feel they fit one or more of these positions. Se habla Espanol. All jobs (except part time ) are 40 hours a week from approximately end of February to December 1st. Apply in person at Country Arbors, 1742 County Rd. 1400 North (East Windsor Rd) Urbana IL. Call Tom at 367-1072, or visit CountryArbors.com for more information. EOE There is a downloadable Application HERE So if you know anyone, including yourself, that wants to work growing and selling plants, let us know. We are very competitive with our wages and I think you will truly enjoy working with our staff. If you’re tired of the stress of working the desk job or inside, come work with us. Nothing will improve your life better than loving your job.
1760 County Road 1400 N