Commercial Plant Production & Maintenance

Joining the Commercial Plant Production team at Shelmerdine means that you’re an important part of making thousands of people happy with beautiful flowers in the spring!

This is a seasonal, full-time position, with the possibility of returning for the next season.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Planting plugs and cuttings of annuals and perennials
  • Maintaining plants by following a watering schedule, and cutting back overgrown plants


  • Physically fit and able to maintain a fast pace that is required in the commercial greenhouses
  • Excellent eye/hand coordination
  • Attention to detail and ability to work quickly
  • Must be able to work in greenhouse conditions with varying temperatures and high humidity
  • Be able to lift heavier items in a repetitive nature
  • Ability to stay on your feet for long periods of time
  • Knowledge of plants is an asset, but not required