Nursery Sales and Retail Assistant

  • Little Big Tree Company
  • 489 Sawyers Arms Road, Harewood, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 14 Jun, 2022
Full time, Part time Horticulture

Job Description

We are a family-owned production and retail nursery, now in its second generation, that grows and supplies a top range of large trees not often found anywhere else. Our roots have run deep, and we have grown into one of the best around.

We are seeking a Nursery Sales and Retail Assistant to join our team. This is a full time role working Tuesday to Saturday inclusive. Or we can look at at part time options.

To be successful in this role, you will have a passion for plants, gardening and the environment in general, be a team player, use initiative, be able to work rain or shine, have enthusiasm, and have a desire to learn.

The ideal candidate will have

A good knowledge of trees, plants and plant care

Previous work experience in the nursery/horticulture sector

Strong customer service skills

Ability to liaise with a diverse range of clients and stakeholders

Good communication skills and a pleasant phone manner

Physically fit and healthy, some heavy lifting may be involved

Clean NZ manual drivers licence


If you feel your skills align with what we are looking for, please submit your cover letter telling us a little about yourself and your CV outlining your relevant experience via


You must have  NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.