Careers

Since 1926, our success has been based on combining business savvy with a passion for growing plants. We are well-respected as the leading wholesale nursery providing Distinctively Better® plants and exceptional service to the finest nurseries and garden centers in North America. This reputation is the result of the dedication of our Craftsmen. As Monrovia grows, there is a continuing need for competent Coaches and Craftsmen with the desire to learn the skills of growing plants, to work with a diverse team and to develop the knowledge of our business practices.

As you become familiar with Monrovia you will note that we do not use the more commonly used titles of “employee” or “manager.” Rather, we prefer to call ourselves Craftsmen and Coaches.

What is a Craftsman?

A Craftsman thinks, creates and performs with skill, dexterity and care. We do so, by not only utilizing our hands but, also, our hearts and minds.

What is a Coach?

A Coach is a leader who instructs and trains the individuals on his or her team toward the development of their team strategy.

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Monrovia
817 E. Monrovia Place
Azusa, California 91702
Fax (626) 815-0070
E-mail: hrhomeoffice@monrovia.com

Do you know your plants? Do you love marketing? Then we are looking for you!

Monrovia is searching for an enthusiastic, detail and goal-oriented individual to work with our plant information database and marketing team. The ideal candidate will have good ornamental horticulture knowledge and be a quick learner who enjoys research, has proficient writing skills and adapts well to handling multiple projects simultaneously. This position has potential to expand contingent on experience and performance.

Job experience will include:

  • Assist with research and sourcing of plant information and photography
  • Data entry to update the plant database and website
  • Assist with pre-press and proofing of plant labels and related marketing materials
  • Fulfill customer high-res photo requests

Job experience may also include:

  • Tag and archive photo and video assets
  • Research of specific horticultural topics
  • Assist with marketing team projects

Preferred experience:

  • Microsoft Excel, Word & Power Point
  • I Contact
  • WordPress

To apply, please visit our website at www.monrovia.com
Monrovia is an Equal Employment – Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V

Monrovia
32643 Road 196
Woodlake, California 93286
Fax (559) 564-5820
E-mail: hrvisalia@monrovia.com

We have an immediate opening for an Irrigation Craftsman. Ideal candidate will be responsible for coordinating the irrigation needs with different departments throughout the nursery and assist with the security process when necessary. Right candidate will operate an automated irrigation system including diagnosing, scheduling, and verifying correct watering cycles. He/she will remediate and recommend preventative and curative plan. He/she will also recommend measures for critical and growth processes.

Interested candidate must be willing to work a flexible work schedule, have excellent communication and organizational skills, be detailed oriented, ability to handle multiple tasks and be comfortable in a fast-paced environment. He/ she must possess excellent follow-through skills; be able to take initiative with minimal direction and or supervision.

Physical Demands
• Able to lift minimum of 30 to 40 lbs repetitively, on occasions will need to lift > than 50 lbs
• Able to perform repetitive movements & tasks for 8, 10, or more hours per day which include but are not limited to squatting, bending, reaching, pulling, pushing, standing, and lifting over the shoulders
• Must be flexible to work in a team environment and be supportive of co-workers and coaches
• Must be able and to work in inclement (hot, cold, and rainy) weather conditions

Qualifications
• H.S. diploma or equivalent
• Must be able to read and write
• Able to count and solve simple addition and subtracting problems
• Minimum of 2 yrs. experience in agriculture irrigation
• Must be familiar with Microsoft Office Programs and be willing and able to learn our irrigation program and trouble shoot irrigation issues as they arise
• High mechanical aptitude for equipment maintenance and repair related to irrigation
• Must possess a valid Driver’s License (and be insurable)
• Basic swimming skills (the job requires to work near the reservoirs and canals)
• Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus

“EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT – AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER INCLUDING MINORITIES/WOMEN/INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES/ PROTECTED VETERANS“

DO YOU HAVE A PASSION FOR GROWING PLANTS? We have an immediate opening for a Trainee who is self-motivated and energetic. This is an entry level position for a candidate who is passionate about propagating plants ans is aspiring for a long term career as a Propagator. Candidate will provide support to the Propagation Department in various areas, which include, cutting, grafting, liners, inventory, plant health etc. This creative, rapidly growing organization requires an organized, self-directed Horticultural Professional who is able to lead and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously.

 

Key duties and responsibilities for this role include:Assisting the Propagation Manager to achieve the following annual goals for the department.

  • Growing quality-rooted cuttings and liners from an annual production plan to meet plan volume and ready dates.
  • Achieve 95% crop readiness for production, assist in the preparation of the department production schedules.
  • Responsible for coordinating and performing administrative duties that support the department.
  • Assist in overseeing the overall function of the Propagation Team to achieve their peak performance.
  • Encourage and motivate employees.

Provide resources to team members to continue building on the strengths and provide guidance to assist in areas needing improvement.

Qualifications:

• Completion of a University Degree in Agriculture / Horticulture is a requirement • Must have plant knowledge experience, however, experience with woody ornamentals is a plus
• Must possess some experience in coordinating / managing daily activities
• Supervisory experience is not required but is a plus
• Proficient in MS Word & Excel are necessary
• Must possess strong oral, written and listening skills
• Excellent analytical, organizational and prioritizing skills
• Bilingual in English and Spanish is desired

We are seeking experienced Class “A” Truck Drivers. Ideal candidates will be responsible for delivering and unloading the finest plant products in its industry. Deliveries to our customers are throughout California and Arizona. Interested Candidates must be willing to work in a team environment and be supportive of co-workers. They also must be willing to work flexible hours. We provide an excellent work environment. This is a great opportunity to work for a well-recognized and stable Horticulture Company.

Qualifications:
• Must have minimum 2 years of experience
• Must have a clean driving record
• Must be customer service oriented
• Must have excellent communication skills
• Plant knowledge is a plus
• Must be able to communicate in English and Spanish

We currently have openings for energetic, sales professionals with a demonstrated passion for plants. Our Inside Sales program consists of three stages: Hands-on Nursery Work (for 6 months, depending upon the skill, knowledge, and experience you bring to the position), Inside Sales Representative (three to five years), and Outside Sales Representative.

While you are performing the hands-on nursery work, you will be exposed to various processes throughout the nursery and will be earning a competitive hourly wage. When you become an Inside Sales Rep, in addition to earning the hourly wage you will also be eligible to participate in our incentive program. As an Outside Sales Rep, you will move on to a commission structure with a potential for earning and excellent income.

Qualifications:

  • Either a horticultural background and/or degree or extensive sales experience (ideally both)
  • Background in retail and/or marketing is preferred
  • Self-motivated and self-disciplined
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and constantly
  • Strong sense of personal and professional integrity
  • Upbeat attitude and professional demeanor
  • Outstanding people/sales skills
  • A passion for plants

If you feel this program is as right for you as you are for the program, or you wish to receive more information, we want to hear from you!

Monrovia
13455 South East Lafayette Highway
Dayton, Oregon 97114
Fax (503) 868-7352
E-mail: hrdayton@monrovia.com

There are currently no positions available.

Monrovia
P.O. Box 390
Cairo, Georgia 39828
Fax (229) 377-9394
E-mail: hrcairo@monrovia.com

Truck driver craftsman with CDL license for hauling plants.

Supervisory position responsible for overseeing all production plans and coordinating the inventory and purchasing needs for the location.

Truck driver craftsman with CDL license for hauling plants.

Supervisory position responsible for overseeing all production plans and coordinating the inventory and purchasing needs for the location.

Do you know your plants? Do you love marketing? Then we are looking for you!

Monrovia is searching for an enthusiastic, detail and goal-oriented individual to work with our plant information database and marketing team. The ideal candidate will have good ornamental horticulture knowledge and be a quick learner who enjoys research, has proficient writing skills and adapts well to handling multiple projects simultaneously. This position has potential to expand contingent on experience and performance.

Job experience will include:

  • Assist with research and sourcing of plant information and photography
  • Data entry to update the plant database and website
  • Assist with pre-press and proofing of plant labels and related marketing materials
  • Fulfill customer high-res photo requests

Job experience may also include:

  • Tag and archive photo and video assets
  • Research of specific horticultural topics
  • Assist with marketing team projects

Preferred experience:

  • Microsoft Excel, Word & Power Point
  • I Contact
  • WordPress

To apply, please visit our website at www.monrovia.com
Monrovia is an Equal Employment – Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V

We have an immediate opening for an Irrigation Craftsman. Ideal candidate will be responsible for coordinating the irrigation needs with different departments throughout the nursery and assist with the security process when necessary. Right candidate will operate an automated irrigation system including diagnosing, scheduling, and verifying correct watering cycles. He/she will remediate and recommend preventative and curative plan. He/she will also recommend measures for critical and growth processes.

Interested candidate must be willing to work a flexible work schedule, have excellent communication and organizational skills, be detailed oriented, ability to handle multiple tasks and be comfortable in a fast-paced environment. He/ she must possess excellent follow-through skills; be able to take initiative with minimal direction and or supervision.

Physical Demands
• Able to lift minimum of 30 to 40 lbs repetitively, on occasions will need to lift > than 50 lbs
• Able to perform repetitive movements & tasks for 8, 10, or more hours per day which include but are not limited to squatting, bending, reaching, pulling, pushing, standing, and lifting over the shoulders
• Must be flexible to work in a team environment and be supportive of co-workers and coaches
• Must be able and to work in inclement (hot, cold, and rainy) weather conditions

Qualifications
• H.S. diploma or equivalent
• Must be able to read and write
• Able to count and solve simple addition and subtracting problems
• Minimum of 2 yrs. experience in agriculture irrigation
• Must be familiar with Microsoft Office Programs and be willing and able to learn our irrigation program and trouble shoot irrigation issues as they arise
• High mechanical aptitude for equipment maintenance and repair related to irrigation
• Must possess a valid Driver’s License (and be insurable)
• Basic swimming skills (the job requires to work near the reservoirs and canals)
• Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus

“EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT – AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER INCLUDING MINORITIES/WOMEN/INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES/ PROTECTED VETERANS“

DO YOU HAVE A PASSION FOR GROWING PLANTS? We have an immediate opening for a Trainee who is self-motivated and energetic. This is an entry level position for a candidate who is passionate about propagating plants ans is aspiring for a long term career as a Propagator. Candidate will provide support to the Propagation Department in various areas, which include, cutting, grafting, liners, inventory, plant health etc. This creative, rapidly growing organization requires an organized, self-directed Horticultural Professional who is able to lead and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously.

 

Key duties and responsibilities for this role include:Assisting the Propagation Manager to achieve the following annual goals for the department.

  • Growing quality-rooted cuttings and liners from an annual production plan to meet plan volume and ready dates.
  • Achieve 95% crop readiness for production, assist in the preparation of the department production schedules.
  • Responsible for coordinating and performing administrative duties that support the department.
  • Assist in overseeing the overall function of the Propagation Team to achieve their peak performance.
  • Encourage and motivate employees.

Provide resources to team members to continue building on the strengths and provide guidance to assist in areas needing improvement.

Qualifications:

• Completion of a University Degree in Agriculture / Horticulture is a requirement • Must have plant knowledge experience, however, experience with woody ornamentals is a plus
• Must possess some experience in coordinating / managing daily activities
• Supervisory experience is not required but is a plus
• Proficient in MS Word & Excel are necessary
• Must possess strong oral, written and listening skills
• Excellent analytical, organizational and prioritizing skills
• Bilingual in English and Spanish is desired

We are seeking experienced Class “A” Truck Drivers. Ideal candidates will be responsible for delivering and unloading the finest plant products in its industry. Deliveries to our customers are throughout California and Arizona. Interested Candidates must be willing to work in a team environment and be supportive of co-workers. They also must be willing to work flexible hours. We provide an excellent work environment. This is a great opportunity to work for a well-recognized and stable Horticulture Company.

Qualifications:
• Must have minimum 2 years of experience
• Must have a clean driving record
• Must be customer service oriented
• Must have excellent communication skills
• Plant knowledge is a plus
• Must be able to communicate in English and Spanish

We currently have openings for energetic, sales professionals with a demonstrated passion for plants. Our Inside Sales program consists of three stages: Hands-on Nursery Work (for 6 months, depending upon the skill, knowledge, and experience you bring to the position), Inside Sales Representative (three to five years), and Outside Sales Representative.

While you are performing the hands-on nursery work, you will be exposed to various processes throughout the nursery and will be earning a competitive hourly wage. When you become an Inside Sales Rep, in addition to earning the hourly wage you will also be eligible to participate in our incentive program. As an Outside Sales Rep, you will move on to a commission structure with a potential for earning and excellent income.

Qualifications:

  • Either a horticultural background and/or degree or extensive sales experience (ideally both)
  • Background in retail and/or marketing is preferred
  • Self-motivated and self-disciplined
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and constantly
  • Strong sense of personal and professional integrity
  • Upbeat attitude and professional demeanor
  • Outstanding people/sales skills
  • A passion for plants

If you feel this program is as right for you as you are for the program, or you wish to receive more information, we want to hear from you!