Careers

Careers at Falling Water Gardens

Falling Water Gardens is a growing destination nursery located in Monroe, Washington. We sell fish, aquatic plants, and other pond supplies, as well as annuals, perennials, shrubs, trees and hard to find specimen plants for collectors.


Nursery Sales Position

Our company has an immediate need for FULL OR PART-TIME SEASONAL nursery workers.

Enjoy working outside while developing your nursery skills and growing with a great, well-known company in Monroe, Washington.

Applicants who can demonstrate previous retail experience and/or plant knowledge are preferred. Previous retail sales experience is required.

This position assists the Nursery Manager maintaining the plant material, surrounding gardens and fish tanks. This is a very physical job requiring frequent lifting of 50 lbs. You must be able to work outside in rain or shine, cold or hot.

Tasks include:

  • Assisting customers with purchases
  • Stocking the benches and gift shop
  • Digging, Edging, Mowing, Pruning, Planting, and Watering the nursery

 

Our nursery is open 7 days a week, from 10am till 6pm. You will be required to work AT LEAST ONE WEEKEND DAY per week.

Interested applicants should respond to this email with a resume and must answer the questions at the end of this ad. Please mention the Nursery Sales Position in your email. Please, no phone inquiries.

Position pays DOE. Nursery Sales $15-$17 per hour.

Applications without the following questions answered will not be considered.

Question #1: What applicable experience have you gained at previous jobs that you think will be helpful to our company?

Question #2: What has been your most physical job to date, or why do you think you will be able to handle a job as physical as this one?


Gardener Position

We are a destination nursery located in Monroe, Washington with many established garden beds and turf. Our company has an immediate need for PART-TIME or FULL-TIME SEASONAL gardeners.

Enjoy working outside while developing your nursery skills and growing with a great, well-known company in Monroe, Washington.

This position assists the Nursery Manager maintaining the surrounding gardens, turf and fish tanks. This is a very physical job requiring frequent lifting of 50 lbs. You must be able to work outside in rain or shine, cold or hot.

This position is primarily responsible for weeding, pruning, and planting new and established garden display beds throughout our nursery as well as maintaining the turf. This position requires frequent stooping, squatting, kneeling, bending and twisting. This position requires an individual who can work without direct supervision and who can take initiative and keep busy.

Tasks include:

Digging, Weeding, Edging, Mowing, Pruning, Planting, Watering, Occasionally assisting customers with loading.

Our nursery is open 7 days a week, from 10am till 6pm. You will be required to work AT LEAST ONE WEEKEND DAY per week.

Interested applicants should respond to this email with a resume and must answer the questions at the end of this ad. Please mention the “Gardening Crew” position in your email. Please, no phone inquiries.

Position pays DOE. Gardening Crew $14-$16 per hour.

Applications without the following questions answered will not be considered.

Question #1: What applicable experience have you gained at previous jobs that you think will be helpful to our company?

Question #2: What has been your most physical job to date, or why do you think you will be able to handle a job as physical as this one?


Bookkeeper

We are an award-winning, full-service landscape design/build firm and a retail garden center. We have an immediate opening for a part-time Bookkeeper (7-32 hrs/week) to work in our Monroe, Washington office.

This position has been held by someone working as few as seven hours a week and may be perfect for a candidate wishing to fill in hours from another part time job. It has also been held by someone working 32 hours a week doing many more of the duties listed below. Our offices are open seven days a week, from 10am until 6pm. Work days and hours are flexible.

Requirements:

  • You must have previous experience using Quickbooks in an office setting and be able to demonstrate your knowledge. Please do not apply for this position if you have no previous Quickbooks experience.
  • You should be a motivated, self-starter who works well with little supervision.
  • You must be willing to take on and manage a variety of tasks simultaneously in a dynamic position.
  • You must have proven experience with Microsoft office software including Excel and Word, and office equipment.
  • You must have strong organizational skills as demonstrated in your work history.
  • You must have strong math skills and demonstrate data entry accuracy.

Duties include:

Light bookkeeping including invoicing, cash receipts, payroll, bank reconciliations, monthly and quarterly tax preparation, file management, project management, human resource tasks, and assisting the owner with a variety of challenging projects.

Interested applicants should email resume and must answer the questions. Please mention the “Office Manager” position in the subject. Please, no phone inquiries.

This position requires a background check and reference checking if you are offered the position.

Position pays $16 to $20 per hour DOE, plus benefits which include paid holidays, vacation, 401K, and medical.

Applications without the following questions answered will not be considered.

Question #1: What applicable experience have you gained at previous jobs that you think will be helpful to our company?

Question #2: What traits or qualities do you possess that you are most proud of and feel make you the right person for this position?


Please answer the questions above and send your resume to info@fallingwaterdesigns.com.