Growing Fast & Hiring Often!

 

Hate your current job? Looking for a change of pace? Josh's Frogs is quickly growing and we are hiring often! We are a small company (35 people) and we treat employees like family. We are highly awarded in our industry and growing rapidly, we believe this is due to the kinds of people we hire. We seek out people who value integrity, take ownership for their job, and want to serve our customers well.

Please apply for one of the positions listed below (scroll down for positions) or submit your application, cover letter, and resume for future openings! We get lots of applicants so please provide us with as much information about you as possible, DO NOT just submit an application. Let us know how you are different than the other applicants. Our first round of cuts is solely based on the information you provide us. Those that make it past the initial cut will be invited for an interview.

TO APPLY YOU MUST DO THE FOLLOWING:

Email, fax, mail, or bring in the following items:

  • A completed application: DOWNLOAD APPLICATION
  • A cover letter with one paragraph including why you would make a good fit for the position and something interesting about yourself. We just want a chance to get to know you a little better from this paragraph so have fun with it.
  • A resume
  • Additional items may be required for specific positions, read closely.

 

Email: info@joshsfrogs.com
Fax: 888-466-6481
Address: 222 S Elm Street, Owosso, MI 48867

 

Benefits offered to FULL-TIME employees (30+ hrs/wk):

  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance.
  • Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability (Full-Time Employees)
  • $50,000 Life Insurance (Full-Time Employees)

 

Benefits offered to ALL (including PART-TIME) employees:

  • Fully vested 401k with 100% company matching up to 3%, then 50% match up to 6%
  • Opportunity to join our Leadership Book & Discussion Club
  • Complete courses, continue learning, and earn certifications (available in some positions)
  • Vacation time is accrued on an hourly basis
  • Free pizza and pop in our weekly staff meetings
  • As much coffee and bottled water as you can drink!

 

 

Full-Time Greenhouse/Nursery Live Plant Technician in the Plant Department

We are looking for someone to join our growing Plant Department at our Owosso location. This is a year round, full-time position. We are a fast growing online pet store that ships pet supplies, animals, insects, live plants and indoor gardening supplies to customers around the world. We promote a family-feel work environment, value integrity, quality products, and great customer service.

Responsibilities & Duties:  

  • Filling customer orders
  • Boxing and shipping customer orders
  • Planting, growing and caring for live tropical plants
  • Propagation
  • Identifying pest issue and treating plants as needed
  • Assist in marketing our department and products. If you’re creative, you’ll enjoy this!
  • Inventory/Data entry
  • Ordering supplies

 

 Qualifications & Skills:

  • Previous experience working in a nursery/greenhouse or related education
  • Proficient on a computer: Internet, data entry, Microsoft Office Suite, spreadsheets, email
  • Able to treat plants as needed (spraying for pests)
  • Able to bend, lift and stand on feet for long periods of time
  • Attentive to details
  • A fast learner who is able to multi-task and work independently

 

 


  

 

Full-Time Greenhouse Production/Grower in the Plant Department

We are looking for someone to join our growing team at our greenhouse in Grand Ledge. This is a year round, full-time position. Our greenhouse is not open to the public and is used to grow plants that we sell on our website. We are looking for someone who is self motivated, trustworthy, and can help us grow at this new location. You will need to be able to work well both alone and with team members. A clean driving record and a valid driver’s license are required for this position. 

Job Description:  

  • Planting, growing and caring for live plants
  • Propagation
  • Identifying pest issue and treating plants as needed
  • Assist in planning future plant inventory needs
  • Inventory/Data entry
  • Greenhouse-General Maintenance
  • Ordering supplies
  • Collecting/packing/delivering plants weekly to our Owosso location

 

Skills required:

  • Previous experience working in a nursery/greenhouse or related education
  • Ability to drive company vehicle and deliver plants weekly to our Owosso location
  • Proficient on a computer: Internet, data entry, Microsoft Office Suite, spreadsheets, email
  • Able to treat plants as needed (spraying for pests)
  • Able to bend, lift and stand on feet for long periods of time
  • Attentive to details
  • A fast learner who is able to multi-task and work independently

 

Have experience with any of the following? Let us know! These are not requirements for the job.

  • Management
  • Greenhouse experience
  • Plant tissue culture
  • Shipping/Receiving

 


 

 

Part-Time Position as an Administrative Assistant to the Plant Department

We are looking for a self-motivated individual with great communication skills to provide support to the Plant Department Director.  Daily start times are flexible and if need be, can be customized to your schedule. 

You will be responsible for (not limited to):

  • Collect and organize weekly/monthly/yearly financial data
  • Create/pull reports
  • Analyze/organize sales data
  • Spreadsheet/Data entry functions
  • Order/track supplies
  • Maintain files
  • Interact with other departments
  • Other duties as assigned

 

You must:

  • Have at least 1 year of Administrative Assistant or related experience
  • Have a High school diploma or GED required
  • Be dependable
  • Have excellent computer knowledge - Internet, data entry, email, Google Sheets
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel & Word)
  • Use proper grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Have the ability to work independently and with a team
  • Be detail oriented
  • Have excellent organizational skills with ability to prioritize

 

Special consideration may be given to those with experience working with live plants, gardening, or in a nursery/greenhouse. Don't worry; this is not a requirement for this position!

 


 

 

Full-Time Position in the Customer Service Department

We are looking for a full-time member to join our Customer Service team! Our phone lines are open Monday - Friday from 1pm - 5pm EST . The tasks that will be delegated will require more time than just these hours, so an availability of up to 35 hours is preferred. Monday availability will be necessary, as that is our busiest day. Weekend availability (even just 1 day) is encouraged and could be put into effect once training is completed. Starting wages are $10.50 per hour.

You will be responsible for (not limited to):

  • Handling customer inquiries via e-mail and phone
  • Adding product listings to our Amazon, eBay and Kingsnake extensions
  • Scheduling live animal shipments per customer availability
  • Interdepartmental communication
  • Site upkeep on the back end of our website
  • Data entry

 

You must be:

  • Computer literate: Internet, data entry, MS Word, and Excel/Google Sheets.
  • Creative
  • Detail oriented
  • A fast learner and able to multi-task and work independently
  • Flexible when needed to cover for vacations/busy spurts
  • Able to handle stress well
  • A problem solver
  • A team player
  • Have a high school diploma

 

Special consideration will be given to those with experience in a Customer Service position. Don't worry; this is not a requirement for employment!