Join our team!

Do you enjoy plants and people? Do you have a sunny disposition? Are you energetic, flexible, and outgoing? Not afraid of physical work or getting dirty? Flexible and able to work weekends?

Swansons Nursery appreciates enthusiastic people with a good understanding of Northwest plants and gardening. Previous retail experience is preferred and plant knowledge is helpful. Horticulture students, plant lovers, and those who value exceptional customer service are encouraged to apply.

Our goal is to provide our customers with the best possible shopping experience, and we rely on our employees to help achieve this goal. If you share our passion for helping Swansons’ shoppers become successful gardeners, join our team!


Open Positions:

Customer Service, seasonal, FT, PT

We are looking for enthusiastic people with a positive attitude who enjoy interacting and problem-solving with customers, and are able to keep plants stocked and looking good.  Plant identification skills and gardening knowledge is preferred but not required. Jobs are available for both the houseplant area and outdoor areas. Join our team and help customers find just what they need when they visit Swansons!

In-Home Container Installation Assistant, PT, seasonal/flexible hours/weekdays

Join our team! We are seeking active individual who enjoys team work and multi-tasking in both an indoor and outdoor environment. Must have an eye for detail, positive energy, enjoy physical work and the ability to work flexible hours. Gardening and plant care experience preferred.

Cashiers, PT, weekends, seasonal

Join our team of outstanding individuals who exemplify great customer service. Candidates must have excellent people skills and enjoy helping customers. Attention to detail and ability to multitask is essential.  Cashiering experience is preferred. Gardening experience a plus.

Cafe Open Positions

Click here to apply for open positions at Barn & Field, Kitchen & Bakery.

How to Apply for a job at swansons

Download an Employment Application or pick one up from any cashier. Return it with a cover letter detailing your contact information, training, employment history, and outside interests, even if you don’t think they’re relevant to a nursery. Let us know what kind of job you’re interested in and any scheduling limitations. All submissions will be filed and reviewed when we need additional staff.

You may apply in person, by email, or mail. No phone calls, please.


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

Swansons Nursery is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.