Employment Opportunities

Avon Perennial Gardens offers many opportunities for all ages and skill levels. Minor's work will be limited to duties and hours as needed to comply with labor laws that pertain to your age. Some knowledge of plants and gardening is helpful, but not required for all positions.

We are always accepting applications for dependable, hard-working people who love to be outside and have good customer service skills. We offer flexible work schedules and generous employee discounts. Here is a list of some duties to be done:

  • Landscape Crew Foreman is a self-motivated, quality-oriented and personable individual with several years of landscape experience who is willing to lead by example. Experience with natural stone or paver hardscapes is a plus. Salary/Benefits vary based on your experience.

  • Garden Maintenance Crew is responsible for the five acres of display gardens including mulching, dead-heading flowers in summer, planting, pulling weeds, mowing, raking leaves and helping with other tasks when needed.

  • Customer Service persons need to be knowledgeable about plants to assist customers with their plant and stone purchases. Care of plants for sale, pricing and moving new inventory are also needed, so there is lifting required.

  • Event Crew is needed for setup, cleanup and tear-down for events held at the garden. Parking attendants are also needed. This is weekend work.
  • A valid driverís license and clean driving record are required for all positions except minors who have not attained a license yet, in which case, you must have a reliable ride for your scheduled work times.

    All interested applicants please feel free to stop by and fill out an application during business hours. For students away from the area who are interested in applying for summer work, we would be glad to fax an application. Call us at 317-272-6264 to request a fax.