Phone: (414) 354-4830

Employment Opportunities

Minor’s Garden Center is seeking experienced, smiling, and hard working individuals to work in the many departments at our garden center. The current location, 7777 North 76th Street in Milwaukee, was purchased in 1968 and features over 20 acres with a wide variety of trees, shrubs, evergreens, perennials, annuals and much more. We are well known for our great selection of unusual and hard to find plants.  Our unique combination of sheer size, expertise and commitment to customer service has made Minor’s a household name among landscapers in the know. 
 

Do you enjoy working with customers and sharing your knowledge to assist in their selection of the right tree, shrub or plant? Because we work with plants, our hands get dirty and our feet get wet; there is always something exciting happening no matter what the season is!


Now accepting applications for upcoming season.
 

Nursery Salesperson and Loaders
Delivery Driver
Perennial & Annual Salesperson
Cashiers & Contract Sales Office Personnel
Annual Assistant Manager & Perennial Waterer

Nursery Salesperson and Loaders

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Ensure excellent customer interaction and satisfaction while responding quickly to their needs in a friendly and personal manner.

  • Assisting customers with their selections of nursery stock and keeping a positive attitude

  • Assist in maintenance of department including watering, pruning, and fertilization

  • Stand for extended periods of time and heavy lifting may be required

  • Good communication skills needed for customer interaction

  • Unload nursery stock (trees, shrubs, and evergreens) and put in sales areas

  • Load nursery stock, bagged goods, and plant materials into customer vehicles

Education and Experience:

  • Seasonally or full time

  • Experience is preferred, but not necessary

  • Applicants must be at least 16 years old and will need to hold a work permit.

  • Will be required to work all hours. During the busy season (late April, May, and June), days, nights, weekdays, and weekends will be required.

Delivery Driver

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Seeking a responsible driver for local nursery stock deliveries 

  • Experience driving trucks and tractors; may need to maneuver in tight or difficult spaces

  • Load and unload vehicles properly and safely

  • Focus on customers and safety of product that is being delivered

  • Plant knowledge is helpful but not required

  • Ability to work without supervision and give work directions to helpers

Education and Experience:

  • Full time, part time, or seasonal

  • Experience is preferred

  • Must hold a valid Wisconsin driver’s license

Perennial & Annual Salesperson

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Ensure excellent customer interaction and satisfaction while responding quickly to their needs in a friendly and personal manner.

  • Assist in maintenance of department including watering, pruning, and fertilization

  • Stand for extended periods of time 

  • Good communication skills to assist customers in finding a plant to fit their specific needs

  • Unload stock and put in sales areas

Education and Experience:

  • Seasonally or full time

  • Experience is preferred, but not necessary

  • Applicants must be at least 16 years old and will need to hold a work permit.

  • Will be required to work all hours. During the busy season (late April, May, and June), days, nights, weekdays, and weekends will be required.

Cashiers & Contract Sales Office Personnel

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Ensure excellent customer interaction and satisfaction while responding quickly to their needs in a friendly and personal manner.

  • Be an independent worker providing leadership and support in absence of department supervisor 

  • Must be customer friendly and like to work with people in a fast pace retail environment 

  • Good communication skills 

  • Process orders in a fast paced wholesale office and operate phone system, cash registers and computers.

  • Assist in running reports and other office duties as needed.

  • Plant knowledge is helpful

Education and Experience:

  • Full time, Part time, or Seasonal

  • Office Experience is preferred

  • Monday to Friday from 7-4 and during the busy season, Saturday hours are required

Annual Assistant Manager & Perennial Waterer

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of watering plants and the different needs of each plant

  • Ensure excellent customer interaction and satisfaction while responding quickly to their needs in a friendly and personal manner.

Education and Experience:

  • Seasonally or full time

  • Experience is preferred, but not necessary

  • Will be required to work all hours especially mornings. During the busy season (late April, May, and June), days, nights, weekdays, and weekends will be required.

To apply, complete the Employment Application.


Mail it to the Garden Center at:
7777 N 76th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53223

or email to pam@minorsgardencenter.com

Minor's Garden Center (414) 354-4830
7777 N. 76th St., Milwaukee, WI 53223
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