Johnson's Nursery is a third generation, family-owned business. We focus on growing and providing high quality perennial plants throughout Wisconsin. While we do hire reluctantly, Johnson's Nursery's philosophy is to provide security and growth opportunities for all successful applicants. Our goal is that all employees remain with us until they choose to retire. Much of our workforce began in entry-level positions and grew into roles they were passionate about. Many employees remain with us for their entire careers. Growing plants--and people--since 1959.
Retail Sales & Design Horticulturist
This entry level sales and design position is geared towards green industry students, and early career Horticulturists looking to get their foot in the door. These employees create basic landscape designs for clients, assist retail clients with smaller landscape projects, and assist walk-in customers with superior customer service.
Assist in activities related to growing hardy landscape plants, including trees, evergreens, shrubs, perennials and more. These positions are for people who want to work hands-on with plants: seed collecting, plant health, cuttings, grafting, production, watering and more! We have several positions including internships, summer-only, and full-season positions.
These all-around nursery positions experience nearly all aspects of our core business - growing plants! These employees experience planting and harvesting at our farm in Jackson, WI, nursery management at our headquarters in Menomonee Falls, and in special circumstances lending a helping hand to our landscape crews.
Landscape Crews are 3-6 strong, hardworking individuals who realize landscape designs, achieve customer expectations, and provide a level of meticulous attention to detail in-tune with our standard operating procedure. Landscape Crews work directly on residential and commercial sites to install plant material.