Job Opportunities

Welcome to our world of Native Plants! We carry over 700 species native to the Midwest so there is much work to be done. Here at Prairie Moon we grow, harvest, process, and ship seeds, bare roots, and potted plants. We consult, advise, design and advocate. We are always seeking motivated and creative individuals looking to start or advance their careers. We can offer professional growth and development as you enhance your skills. If you are a team player eager to help bring native plants to backyards and wildlands, then consider reaching out with a resume.

Prairie Moon Nursery
Attn: Human Resources
32115 Prairie Lane
Winona, MN 55987

WE HAVE THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS OPEN:

Summer Field Work – If you love to be outside, work with your hands, and are an enthusiastic learner, then come join the Prairie Moon Team! Duties include: bare root packing/shipping, spring planting, hand weeding, transplanting, and harvesting. Must be able to work on knees outside for extended periods of time. We prefer full-time but may accept part-time hours with full days. Hours vary depending on weather, but typically 7am-3pm. Some positions could extend into late fall and include seed processing and/or order fulfillment in the Warehouse. Transportation will be required as we are located 12 miles south of Winona, MN.

*Positions can start as early as late-March. Starting pay rate is $11.00/hour

Paid Internships – Prairie Moon is an excellent place to gain experience and knowledge about native plants and seed. Plant identification and behavior will be emphasized stronger for this position. During the summer months, this position gives you some experience in other areas of the Nursery such as seed processing, order fulfillment in the Warehouse, and data management. Some of the many duties may include, but are not limited to: bare root packing/shipping, spring planting, burning, hand weeding, transplanting, and seed harvesting. Must be able to work on knees outside for extended periods of time. We prefer full-time but may accept part-time hours with full days. Hours vary depending on weather, but typically 7am-3pm. Some positions could extend into late fall. Transportation will be required as we are located 12 miles south of Winona, MN. Summer student housing is available in Winona.

*Positions can start as early as late-March. Starting pay rate is $11.00/hour

For more information on the above 2 positions, contact Bill Carter: 507.205.5336 or [email protected]

For the above 2 positions, please fill out a Prairie Moon job application (pdf)