Job Openings

City Peeps offers part-time and full-time positions. In general, we hire seasonal staff in March and April for the growing season and in November for Holiday help. Seasonal positions can often lead to a position on our regular staff. To apply, please print and fill out our Application and, if possible, bring it in to the store in person. 

Current Openings, May 2021


The Accounts Payable position is part time (any where from 1-2 days a week). Applicant must have an understanding of accounting concepts related to typical A/P processes, have quick and accurate 10-key skills, and be technically proficient. Duties include:

  • Processing invoices & payments
  • Resolving complex issues within Accounts Payable.
  • Communicating with buyers and vendors
  • Assembling and balancing daily deposits.


Nursery staff provide customers with help picking out plants, diagnosing plant issues, choosing soils, and anything else garden related. Duties include:

  • Customer service including plant advice and writing tickets for payment
  • Plant care: watering, cleaning
  • Helping receive plants and placing them in the nursery
  • Assisting customers with loading plants and soil in their cars
  • Opening and closing the nursery


Cashiers must have great customer skills above all else. Applicants must be able to multi-task, handle payments, returns, answering phones, and assist the receiving of product. Duties include:

  • Opening and closing the store
  • Taking payments and counting tills at the end of the day
  • Answering phones and directing to appropriate person
  • Greeting customers and helping as needed
  • Assisting with houseplant receiving and pricing merchandise

City People’s Garden Store is an Equal Opportunity Employer 


The Nursery receiver must be able-bodied, energetic, organized and detail-oriented to receive plants and palletized goods. Duties include:

  • Unloading deliveries from trucks
  • Receiving, coding and pricing necessary plants and merchandise
  • Organizing empty racks, pallets and flats
  • Assisting customers loading cars
  • Assisting with assorted nursery duties
  • Providing excellent customer service
  • Gardening knowledge helpful


The Soil Buyer must be able-bodied, energetic, organized, and detail-oriented. Duties include:

  • Maintaining inventory of soils and dry fertilizers
  • Communicating with reps on pre-orders and weekly restock orders
  • Receiving, stocking, and pricing merchandise as necessary
  • Matching packing slips with invoices
  • Providing excellent customer service
  • Gardening knowledge helpful


City People’s Garden Store is an Equal Opportunity Employer