Working at Sun Nurseries

We’re always looking for smart, hard-working, friendly people to join our team. If you’re interested in working at Sun Nurseries, send us your résumé and completed application, available below, or stop by and fill one out in person.

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Our Dedicated Staff

Certified Professional Horticulturists

Many of our employees have distinguished themselves in the industry. In addition to earning degrees in the field, they have completed the Maryland Nursery & Landscape Association’s qualifications to become a Certified Professional Horticulturist. They are a fantastic resource for plant identification and other questions, and are available to assist our customers.

Nursery Associates

When you are in the nursery or the store, look for our employees in gray t-shirts and sweatshirts with the Sun Nurseries logo. They can provide expert advice regarding plant selection. Nursery Associates can help you locate plants and load your car.

Landscape Designers

Our designers are knowledgeable, talented, and educated professionals. The department is staffed by full-time, year-round designers. Our CAD landscape plans are customized, precise, creative, and frequently receive glowing reviews from our customers. For more information about our plans and process, visit the landscape design page.

Landscapers

Our foremen, crews, and production managers work year-round to install new landscapes in neighborhoods throughout the area. These dedicated and experienced professionals do high-quality work at each landscaping job.

Openings

Junior Nursery Associate

Looking for full or part-time associates responsible for retail sales and customer service, as well as nursery production. Education or experience in horticulture is helpful, but not required.

Benefits (Fulltime = FT,  Part-time = PT)

  • We offer overtime pay  (FT & PT)
  • Vacation (FT)
  • Year-round employment (FT & PT)
  • Educational reimbursement (FT & PT)
  • Health insurance (FT)
  • 401k (FT)
  • Welcoming team environment (FT & PT)

Please mail, email, fax, or drop off your resume, or visit us to fill out an employment application:

Sun Nurseries
14790 Bushy Park Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
Fax: 410-489-9578

Senior Nursery Associate

This position is responsible for retail sales and customer service, as well as nursery production. Nursery experience and knowledge of plant material are required. An educational background in horticulture or a related field is helpful.

Benefits (Fulltime = FT,  Part-time = PT)

  • We offer overtime pay  (FT & PT)
  • Vacation (FT)
  • Year-round employment (FT & PT)
  • Educational reimbursement (FT & PT)
  • Health insurance (FT)
  • 401k (FT)
  • Welcoming team environment (FT & PT)

Please mail, email, fax, or drop off your resume, or visit us to fill out an employment application:

Sun Nurseries
14790 Bushy Park Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
Fax: 410-489-9578

LANDSCAPE DESIGNER: ENTRY LEVEL OR EXPERIENCED

Successful candidates will have a 2-year or 4-year degree in Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design, or similar. Industry experience may be combined with CPH or other certificate programs to satisfy degree requirements. Knowledge of plant material is required, but CAD experience is not necessary.

General Skills Required:

  • Time Management- Designers arrange their own schedules, balancing responsibilities at the nursery and on-site appointments with customers.
  • Communication – Listening, verbal, and written communication is essential.
  • Organization- Priorities change on a daily basis, particularly during the busiest seasons, and must constantly be reevaluated.
  • Flexibility- The ability to accept new tasks and integrate them into the current workload is essential.
  • Teamwork – To be successful at Sun Nurseries, employees must be able to function as a team.

General responsibilities:

  • Meet with Customers
  • Create CAD landscape plans and estimates
  • Assist retail and landscape customers, show plans, and create sketches
  • Oversee and coordinate paperwork for installations
  • Ensure that job sites are properly prepared for installation crews
  • Coordinate “stop-bys” to assess the health of plants under warranty
  • Answer phones
  • Represent Sun Nurseries to customers, industry professionals, and the community
  • Work as a team with all nursery employees

Benefits (Fulltime = FT,  Part-time = PT)

  • We offer overtime pay  (FT & PT)
  • Vacation (FT)
  • Year-round employment (FT & PT)
  • Educational reimbursement (FT & PT)
  • Health insurance (FT)
  • 401k (FT)
  • Welcoming team environment (FT & PT)

Please mail, email, fax, or drop off your resume, or visit us to fill out an employment application:

Sun Nurseries
14790 Bushy Park Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
Fax: 410-489-9578

Please drop off or send your resume and work samples.

Send applications to webcontact@sunnurseries.com