Now Hiring for the 2024 Season!

Hickey’s Greenhouses is now accepting applications for our Kelligrews and Dunville locations. If providing top quality customer service in a unique atmosphere is important to you, our team of creative and hard-working individuals would love to hear from you!  

Interested applicants can apply by emailing Please note, weekend shifts will be required.

Job Title: Garden Centre Associate
Job Type: Full-time, seasonal 
Reports to: Garden Centre Manager

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Greeting customers and providing knowledgeable advice on products based on your assessment of their needs. 
  • Operating cash register machine to process sale transactions. 
  • Scheduling order and delivery for custom orders, such as floral or table arrangements and transferring corporate orders to management.  
  • Caring for plants by watering, deadheading, fertilizing, and transplanting, as required. 
  • Maintaining a clean and organized customer experience in and outside the Garden Centre by organizing the display of merchandise, creating an attractive visual presentation for products, and ensuring products are properly labelled.  
  • Working with your colleagues to ensure you are kept up to date on all promotions and sales and be aware of the latest trends in the horticulture industry. 
  • Performing other tasks as requested by the Garden Centre Manager on duty.
  • Horticultural knowledge (understanding of plant varieties/species, insect control, etc.) and/or nursery experience considered a significant asset. 
  • Ability to operate nursery machinery such as tractors, forklifts, loaders and/or other specialized horticultural equipment is a bonus, but not required. 
  • Customer service experience is also considered a significant asset.   
  • Strong work ethic with ability to work well independently and with others. 
  • Having a valid driver’s license is also considered a significant asset. 

We are an equal opportunity employer. If we can provide accommodation to make the recruitment process more accessible for you, please contact us


Poster for the 2024 Hiring Season. Interested applicants can apply by emailing

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