JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Nursery Manager (Position Filled)

Putah Creek Council is a grassroots non-profit organization that protects and enhances Putah Creek and its watershed through advocacy, education and community-based stewardship. Founded in 1988, the Council is widely recognized as an authority on the ecology and conservation of the Lower Putah Creek watershed.

Position Summary

The Putah Creek Council is seeking an experienced Nursery Manager to run our newly acquired native plant nursery. It is a beautiful 75-acre ranch in the foothills below Lake Berryessa and along scenic Putah Creek. The Nursery Manager will report to the Executive Director. In this role, the Nursery Manager will be responsible for all managerial functions including hiring and training staff and volunteers, ordering stock, collecting seeds, marketing, managing accounts, and responding to customer inquiries. The position also requires growth and maintenance of native trees, shrubs, flowers and grasses.  On-site housing options may be available.

For more information and to view responsibilities and recommended qualifications, please view the job posting, here.


Putah Creek Council has headquarters in downtown Winters, CA with a Native Plant Nursery located just outside of Winters, CA.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants should submit the following two items together as one .pdf or .docx file (pdf preferred) via email to

  • Cover letter
  • Detailed resume

Review begins on December 1st, 2020. Open until filled.

Background check and references may be required.