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A Division of Weston Nurseries, Inc.

Our Hopkinton Garden Center and Greenhouse will be closed until 1pm on Monday, April 15 due to Boston Marathon road closures.
Click here for alternative routes to our Hopkinton Wholesale and By The Yard locations. Both will be open regular hours from 7am to 4pm!

Position: Forklift Driver & Yard Operations

Position Summary: This position is part of the yard operations team who are responsible for unloading inbound freight (plants and landscape products) and distributing products to proper locations.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Moving sold plants and products onto vehicles or into staging areas.
  • Unloading incoming delivery trucks.
  • Trees and shrubs (consolidation within blocks).
  • General cleaning and maintenance of the outdoor sales area and Indoor spaces.
  • Assist with setting up and maintaining seasonal and permanent displays areas.
  • General maintenance of grounds, roads, and facilities.

Requirements 

  • Ability to speak and understand English.
  • Able to receive and follow through on tasks involving one or two steps.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Must be dependable, punctual with a strong work ethic.
  • Ability to work outside in all weather (will need work boots, gloves and raincoat).
  • Be a team player working with a diverse group of people.
  • Be able to lift 75 lbs. without assistance throughout the workday.
  • Forklift operation experience.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Weston Nurseries does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability and genetic information, age, national origin, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state and local law.

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