Swansons Nursery - Since 1924
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Careers 2013
Do you enjoy plants and people?

Do you have a sunny disposition?
Energetic, flexible and outgoing?
Not afraid of physical work or getting dirty?

Swansons Nursery is looking for enthusiastic people with a good understanding of NW plants and gardening. Previous retail experience is preferred and plant knowledge is helpful. Nursery work is seasonal, some may be in the early morning, most is on the weekends, so please indicate if this would suit you. We are especially interested in hearing from Horticulture students looking for part time work while they study, but even if you are not a student we’d love to hear from you as well if you think you would be an asset to our team.

Our goal is to give our customers the best shopping experience possible. We would like you to help us attain this goal. If you share our passion for enhancing peoples lives through gardening and helping them to become successful, check out our seasonal and regular positions available.



Current Openings

CASHIERS    Full time and part time positions, weekends

Looking for outstanding individuals who desire to provide unmatched customer service. Candidates must be enthusiastic, have excellent customer service skills, and be adept at multitasking. Attention to detail and accuracy a must. Cashier experience preferred.


You may apply in person, by mail, or by emailing us at careers@swansonsnursery.com

Along with an Application (also available from the Cashier) attach a cover letter, CV and relevant contact details and specify what type of job you are interested in --- no phone calls please. Please include as much detail as possible, especially with regard to your training, employment history and outside interests (even if you do not think they are relevant to a nursery). Applications are also available in-store. All submissions will be placed on file and reviewed whenever we are looking for staff.

Send position inquiries to:

Attention: Retail Manager
Swansons Nursery
9701 15th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98117

Swansons Nursery is an equal opportunity employer. Pre-employment background screenings, drug testing and physicals may be required (specific to the position). All qualified applicants are invited to apply.

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