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Nursery Person - Equipment Operator

Bachman's Inc.
Farmington, MN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Bachman’s was founded in 1885 and remains a family-owned business, with fifth-generation Bachman family members leading the company today. Bachman’s operates six full-service Floral, Gift & Garden Centers throughout the Twin Cities, a gift shop in the Galleria, a Hardscapes Center in Farmington, and 28 floral departments within Lunds & Byerlys grocery stores. Additionally, Bachman’s operates indoor and outdoor landscaping divisions, a weddings and special events department, a wholesale nursery division, seven acres of greenhouses, and a 670-acre growing range in Lakeville, Minn., which produces many of the plants, flowers, and landscaping products sold by Bachman’s today.

The Nursery Person position will be apart of a union.

Job Duties:

    • Load and haul soil, rock, and other materials on trucks. Load and unload nursery stock.
    • Operate all equipment in a safe, responsible manner.
    • Perform routine light maintenance on equipment.
    • Accurately mix and apply pesticides and fertilizers as directed.
    • Perform all nursery person duties as directed.
    • Train other staff as needed.
    • Perform equipment and facilities maintenance and housekeeping duties as directed.
    • Perform other duties as directed. Assist in other areas as needed.
    • Perform receiving duties on Eagle.


    • High school diploma plus 2-year certificate in horticulture or related field.
    • Two years’ experience in operation of nursery/farm machinery and equipment including tractors, skid loaders, forklift, front-end loader, dump truck, tree space, road grader semi-tractor/trailer, and/or others.
    • Valid driver’s license.
    • Have or be willing to obtain Pesticide applicator’s license.
    • MNLA certification desirable.
    • Training in CPR and First Aid desirable.
    • Landscape hardgoods knowledge strongly preferred.
    • Eagle System knowledge preferred.


7-3:30p Monday- Friday, some weekends and OT

This position is a Union job.

Bachman's is an Equal Employment Employer

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Bachman's Inc.


Farmington, MN
55024 USA


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