Pay is determined by experience and qualifications.

We prefer that applications be done in person at 2014 45th Street, Galveston, Texas 77550.

Please come during business hours.

If you would like us to have your resume on file, you can complete the form below. Questions? Please email sales@tomsthumbnursery.com.

Job Description:

• Assign daily work duties for you and your outside staff and supervise their work while working as a team to
take care of the daily responsibilities of the nursery.
• Maintaining, watering, pruning, raking, thinning, weeding, transplanting, loading and unloading trees and
plants in a retail nursery environment in full view of customers, using hand tools and gardening tools.
• Identify plants as well as problems such as diseases, weeds, and insect pests.
• Apply organic pesticides and organic fertilizers to plants.
• General duties around the nursery as they relate to the upkeep of the nursery.
• Loading and unloading soils, mulches and rock.
• Delivery of plants and furniture to customer residences on and off the island.
• Maintaining and operating various equipment and vehicles in a safe, clean, professional manner.
• Experience operating a Front-End Loader & Forklift
• Inspect facilities and equipment for signs of disrepair and perform necessary maintenance work.
• Keep up with product inventory.
• Enforce safety regulations.
• Assist in the upkeep, stocking and fulfillment of customer orders
• Furniture assembly

Qualifications:

• Bi-lingual (English and Spanish)
• General Plant Knowledge and Industry Experience a plus.
• Good organizational skills with the ability and willingness to keep all areas of the nursery, including
warehouses, tidy, clean, organized and in good repair.
• In good physical condition and able to handle lifting and loading of heavy objects on a regular basis.
• Presentable and well-groomed for a retail setting.
• Comfortable working outdoors all day every day.
• Available to work Monday thru Saturday.
• Clean driving record and current driver’s license
• Punctual, meticulous & reliable
• Courteous, personable disposition
• Non-smoker

Apply today!


We prefer that applications be done in person at 2014 45th Street, Galveston, Texas 77550.

Please come during business hours.

If you would like us to have your resume on file, you can complete a form below.

Job Application

  • We will review your order request and contact you with availability and price.