Job Openings

Nursery Sales Help 

Job Summary

Old Country Gardens is a family run retail nursery in North Wilmington, DE that specializes in customer service and high quality, open year-round.  We carry a wide variety of landscape, container, annual, and house plants, garden ornaments and all the supplies to support our customers’ gardening needs.  This position’s responsibilities include:

  • Assisting customers with plant selection.
  • Caring for nursery stock.
  • Keeping displays and signage neat and accurate.
  • Maintaining a clean and safe sales area.
  • Assisting with keeping track of inventory.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Knowledge of plant names, characteristics, and requirements.
  • Knowledge of garden pests a plus.
  • Sales experience helpful.
  • Landscape design knowledge a plus.
  • Self-motivated and quick learner.
  • Outgoing personality to make customers feel welcomed.
  • Works well with others.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds, these are physically demanding jobs.
  • Tolerant of weather conditions – these are outdoor positions.

Salary and Benefits

  • Full, part time and seasonal positions available.
  • Salary commensurate with experience.
  • Full time position includes PTO after first year of employment.
  • Flexible hours – weather and season determines scheduling.

This is a great opportunity to learn a lot! We have a knowledgeable and friendly staff available to teach and learn from each other. We are looking to add more plant enthusiasts to our staff!  Have a passion for plants, gardens, landscaping, or the environment?  We look forward to talking to you.

Contact us via email at or stop in the shop and fill out an application.