Employment Opportunities


With over 65 years of perennial industry leadership, we've taken great care assembling the finest workers including growers, plant handlers, customer care professionals, hybridizers, sales staff, managers, and more.  We’re always looking for team players, innovators, leaders and problem solvers. Does that sound like you? Check back for new job opportunities which will be posted here.


Human Resources Assistant

We are currently looking for an HR Assistant to support the HR Department in servicing our multicultural staff and fostering a positive working environment. This position will provide administrative support to the department by maintaining records and documents and other administrative duties. Essential Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain personnel files and employment records
  • Perform data entry in multiple HRIS systems
  • Maintain training records, benefit files, compensation records
  • Coordinate company meetings and special events
  • Maintain job descriptions
  • Publish the biweekly company newsletter and assist with other company communications
  • Create reports, spreadsheets and documents

Associate or Bachelor degree preferred, in Human Resources, Business or related field, one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required. The ability to speak and understand Spanish is preferred. Candidates must be able to exercise appropriate discernment with confidential information. This is a part-time position, 15-25 hours a week. Send a resume and cover letter to blo@waltersgardens.com to apply for this position.


Regional Product Director – Northeast Region

We are currently looking for a Regional Product Director – Northeast Region to promote Walters Gardens’ product to industry audiences and cultivate relationships with new and existing customers. 

Essential duties include:

  • Oversee the development of customer relationships and sales growth primarily in the Northeast Region of the US
  • Service and support customers through various communication methods
  • Travel to customers to promote Walters Gardens product and present new ideas, concepts and programs
  • Attend industry trade shows and events
  • Establish sales goals and assist with developing production goals
  • Work with internal Walters Gardens’ departments on product availability and salability

Qualified applicants must have demonstrated ability of:

  • Strong communication (both written and oral), motivational and organizational skills. 
  • The ability to maintain a high level of customer service
  • Be passionate about people and plants
  • Show positive initiative and self-motivation
  • Multi-task and manage multiple projects independently
  • Achieve in depth product knowledge
  • Work as a team with other Product Directors and the Customer Care team
  • Solid understanding of, and applicable experience in, the perennial industry preferred
  • Working knowledge of various computer programs

Resumes may be emailed to blo@waltersgardens.com.


Application

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Please send all completed job applications to Becky Oudshoorn in Human Resources:

Walters Gardens, Inc.

Attn: Becky Oudshoorn

PO Box 137

Zeeland, Michigan 49464-0137

Phone: (616) 772-0728

Fax: (616) 741-0097

E-mail: blo@waltersgardens.com


Walters Gardens is an Equal Opportunity Employer.