Employment Opportunities

Please email all resumes to Scott@drgreenthumbs.com.au

The below positions are open until the 3rd May 2022.
We will contact all applicants between 4-6th May for interviews.

Casual Nursery & Plant Assistant

We require an energetic & self-starting Nursury hand to work alongside the business owner in our busy Bellambi store. This position has many opportunities to join our team on a full-time basis. 30+ hours per week can be offered to applicants willing to work in our Production warehouse also. Please see position description below.

Hours per week - 15 to 25 hours.
Shift Length - Average 5 hours
Availability - Tues/Weds/Thurs/Fri/Sat
Remuneration - Above award wages.

Training - Provided, however, please see Essential Skills.

Duties include (but are not limited to)
- Providing outstanding customer service in-store when required. While this isn't a customer service role it is required due to the proximity you will be working to our customers.
- Maintaining plant health & hygiene in the growing area.
- Up potting plants & maintaining a clean work environment.
- Stock rotation & inventory control.
- Cleaning and maintaining the nursery front.
- Deliveries/pickups in Wollongong & Sydney.

Essential Skills
- Knowledge of plants, fertilizers & basic plant care. 
- Must be able to follow directives & maintain relationships between production staff, and nursery suppliers.
- Driver's license & ability to drive a company vehicle.
- Must be able to work autonomously & as part of a team.
- Hold the ability to manage workload and targets
- Customer service skills & the ability to help customers with their plant / growing inquiries when required.
- While not a skill, this position requires a willingness to only promote Dr Greenthumbs products within work hours & on applicable social media accounts of which you are known to be employed by DRGT Pty LTD.

We are willing to train the right applicant from the ground up thoroughly. Please get in touch if you can tick 6/7 of the Essential Skills above. Mature applicants are encouraged to apply

Casual Production worker

We require a fast-paced, thoughtful & hard working individual to join our production facility in Bellambi. You will be working alongside long-term employees processing and packaging our products for both Wholesale customers and our Retail Store.

This position will become permanent part-time after the probation period.

As our products are of organic origins, you will need to be comfortable handling certain materials such as manure, composts, various dry amendments & protein hydrolysates. Full PPE is provided, however, you are encouraged to check out our product ranges to make sure you are comfortable working with the full array of products (liquified fish etc!!)

People with immunocompromised health issues need not apply. We work with active microbiology on a day in, day out basis.

Hours per week - 20 to 30 hours.
Shift Length - Average 5-7 hours
Availability - Mon/Tues/Weds/Thurs/Fri
Remuneration - Above award wages.

Training - Provided, however, please see Essential Skills.

Duties include (but are not limited to)
- Filling and packaging all DRGT products using either manual means or electronic machines.
- Storing, rotating & managing stock levels of all raw ingredients. 
- Manual handling of products and adhering to all OH&S procedures. Lifts of up to 16kg will be required on a daily basis.
- Preparing and packing wholesale orders as required. Experience assembling pallets for dispatch is highly regarded.

Essential Skills
- A willingness to learn, adapt & work inside a small family business.
- Manual handling & OH&S experience.
- Must be able to work as part of a team while following directions that may change & vary from task to task.
- Drivers license 
- Must be fit & healthy as this is a very physical role. A physical check may be required.

Female applicants are encouraged to apply.