Career Opportunity

Position: Nursery and Greenhouse Production Worker

Posted: 01/04/2024

Company Overview:

Frantz Wholesale Nursery, LLC is a leading grower of container grown trees and shrubs. Family owned since its founding in 1978, our culture of “Family First” permeates our culture. From our farms in Hickman, CA, we supply landscapers, chain stores, and independent garden centers with a wide range of trees, native grasses, fruit and Citrus, roses and groundcovers. Frantz Nursery’s team of nearly 400 wonderful people work to ensure our products is the finest in the industry. Frantz Wholesale Nursery LLC takes excellent care of its employees, customers, and the communities it serves while delivering plant material that positively impacts our customers and the environment.


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Job Title: Nursery and Greenhouse Production Worker

Reports to: Crew Leader

Positions supervised: None

Status: Non-exempt

Work week: Monday to Friday, Saturday as needed


Job Summary:

As a Nursery Production Worker, you will play a vital role in planting, cultivating, maintaining, and pulling trees and ornamental plants for shipment. Your green thumb and dedication will contribute to the growth and beauty of our plant life.


Duties/Responsibilities can include, but no limited to:

Prepare soil, plant bulbs, seeds, and cuttings.

Graft and bud plants and transplant seedlings and rooted cuttings into pots.

Dig, cut, and transplant trees, preparing them for sale.

Perform maintenance tasks such as pruning, tying, suckering, weeding, and topping.

Pull and select plant orders, ensuring accurate loading for shipping.

Embrace additional duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Required Skills/Abilities:

Stand and/or walk for extended periods.

Demonstrate manual dexterity and strength to handle items of various sizes.

Climb steps and tolerate exposure to varying weather conditions.

Lift, carry, and move materials up to 50 pounds.

Work outdoors in open field and greenhouse environments.

Adapt to hot and cold conditions.

Navigate uneven pavements with ease.


If you’re ready to embark on a fulfilling journey with a dedicated green team, apply now and be part of creating a vibrant, green world! Your love for nature and commitment to excellence will make you an integral part of our growing family.


Join us and watch your career blossom!

Additional Information:


Reports To:

Crew Lead


Frantz Nursery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug Free Employer/ AA/EOE/M/F/D/V.


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