WACD seeking Assistant Nursery Manager

The Washington Association of Conservation Districts’ Plant Materials Center (PMC) provides high quality conservation grade plants, shrubs and services that benefit natural resources. The 60-acre non-profit bareroot nursery, located in Skagit County, produces over 70 species of quality conservation seedlings and cuttings. Many species are available as a 1 or 2-year seedling or as a transplant. Contract growing is available to clients requiring specific species and stock type. The PMC is staffed by five full-time professionals and hires contract employees during the harvesting season and at other times of the year.

We are seeking a full time, experienced grower/assistant nursery manager for our native plant nursery in Bow, Washington. This is a unique opportunity for the right individual to join an established operation serving the needs of conservation organizations throughout the Pacific Northwest. The ideal candidate will have a college degree in horticulture, at least 3 years or more experience working in a bare root nursery. In addition, the candidate must be detailed oriented, organized, team oriented, and an exceptional communicator with and demonstrated people management skills. The Assistant Nursery Manager will report directly to the PMC Manager.

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