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.

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Social Media Marketing Coordinator

Landscape Estimator

Bookkeeper

Event Venue Coordinator

Nursery Sales

Gardener


Social Media Marketing Coordinator

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.

Looking for more hours? Consider combining other part-time positions currently available at our company.

This position has been held by someone working as few as seven hours a week and maybe 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. Workdays and hours are flexible.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience in a social media & marketing position
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to multi-task yet maintain close attention to detail and timeliness of work production
  • Able to manage multiple projects to timely and accurate completion
  • Highly motivated and effective
  • Strong in customer service
  • Knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Photography skills
  • Creative and constructive problem-solving skills
  • Capable of handling administrative details independently and accurately.

Ideal Qualifications:

  • Proven experience creating video content.
  • Experience using WordPress or other software to update and maintain a website.

General Job Description:

The Social Media & Marketing Coordinator is responsible for the planning and day-to-day management of all social media execution, tracking, and reporting including, but not limited to; company websites, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Google, Yelp, Bing, and Pinterest. The ideal candidate has professional experience creating and curating quality content for all major social channels.

Tasks Include:

  • Coordinate and create public-facing content for new products, monthly newsletters, press releases, blog posts, social posts, events, and business promotions.
  • Creating and editing marketing material for websites, social media, flyers, etc.
  • Drive workable leads for the sales team through social media efforts
  • Engage and build social audiences across multiple channels
  • Monitoring and measuring the success of social media strategy (increased engagement, customer acquisition, website traffic, etc.)
  • Identifying, analyzing, and reporting on social media trends to nursery owner & nursery manager.
  • Monitor & respond to online customer service.
  • Handling customers in a competent and professional manner.
  • Assisting nursery manager in general office matters including but not limited to:
    • Creating, printing laminating signage. 
    • Adding photos of inventory into the point-of-sale database.
    • Communicating with suppliers.
    • General receptionist/front desk duties.

Interested applicants should email resume and must answer the questions. Please mention the “Marketing Coordinator” position in the subject.

**Please, no phone inquiries.

Compensation: TBD based on experience and abilities.

Job Type: Part-time

Benefits: Paid time off, health insurance, retirement matching, goal-based bonus program.

**Applications without the following questions answered will not be considered.**

Question #1: What previous experience do you possess in creating marketing content through social media channels?

Question #2: Do you have any previous experience creating video content and/or managing website updates using WordPress software?

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


Landscape Estimator

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.

Looking for more hours? Consider combining other part-time positions currently available at our company.

This position has been held by someone working as few as seven hours a week and maybe 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. Workdays and hours are flexible.

Duties:

Reporting directly to the owner of the company you will prepare estimates for landscape projects using previously prepared estimates and Excel spreadsheets. Once you prepare the estimates they are reviewed by the owner before you create a form letter to send the estimate to the customer. This position also manages the installation calendar and ensures materials are available and scheduled for delivery to the job sites.

Requirements:

  • You must have strong math skills. This position is primarily about using Excel spreadsheets and math skills to create estimates.
  • You must have previous experience using Microsoft Office products especially Excel and Word. Please do not apply for this position if you have no previous Microsoft Office 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 strong organizational skills as demonstrated in your work history.
  • Data entry accuracy is paramount.

Interested applicants should email resume and must answer the questions at the end of this ad. Please mention the “Estimator” position in the subject. 

**Please, no phone inquiries.

Position pays $16 to $20 per hour DOE.

**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: Please detail your level of Microsoft Office experience, specifically Excel and Word software.

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


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.

Looking for more hours? Consider combining other part-time positions currently available at our company.

This position has been held by someone working as few as seven hours a week and maybe 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. Workdays 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 “Bookkeeper” 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.


Event Venue Coordinator

We are a wedding & events venue with an immediate opening for a part-time Event Coordinator (7-32 hrs/week) to work at our Monroe, Washington venue. Looking for more hours? Consider combining other part-time positions currently available at our company.

Our venue is currently seasonal and the hours required for this position fluctuate with more hours available during our season and less hours off-season. Our busy season is Spring and Summer.

This position requires the Event Coordinator to be present during the beginning of each event to answer questions and help get our guests situated for their event. Events are usually scheduled on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 10am until 11pm.

General Job Description:

The Event Venue Coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day management of our event venue.

Tasks Include:

  • Replying to leads generated through our marketing efforts.
  • Creating and suggesting marketing programs to generate leads.
  • Scheduling and leading tours of our venue.
  • Negotiating contracts for the rental of our venue.
  • Managing the timely collection of amounts due per our contracts.
  • Being present during the early part of each daily rental to answer questions and help our clients resolve any issues before their event begins.
  • Coordinate vendors making deliveries prior to events.
  • Coordinate and assist with the creation of public-facing content promoting our venue.
  • Engage and build social audiences across multiple channels.
  • Monitoring and measuring the success of social media strategy (increased engagement, customer acquisition, website traffic, etc.)
  • Identifying, analyzing, and reporting on social media trends to the venue owner.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to multi-task yet maintain close attention to detail and timeliness of work.
  • Able to manage multiple projects.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Photography skills
  • Creative and constructive problem-solving skills.
  • The ideal candidate has proven experience creating and curating quality content for all major social channels.

**Interested applicants should email resume and must answer the questions at the end of this ad. Please mention the “Venue Coordinator” position in the subject. **

**Please, no phone inquiries.

Compensation: $16 to $20 DOE and abilities. 

Job Type: Part-time

Benefits: goal-based bonus program.

**Applications without the following questions answered will not be considered.**

Question #1: What previous experience do you possess in creating marketing content through social media channels?

Question #2: What previous experience do you have managing and tracking due dates for multiple projects and what software or systems do you use to track those due dates?

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


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?

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


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?

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