We take pride in our work here at McKay Nursery Company, but also our employees. As a company that's 100% employee owned our full-time employees feel more like partners rather than laborers.


Since 1897, McKay has been growing quality plants for wholesale and retail customers throughout Wisconsin and the nation. We're one of the Midwest's premier landscaping companies, respected by our vendors, clients and industry. We do residential projects and commercial work for large companies like Aldi, Kwik Trip and many more. Former president Bill Clinton awarded the company one of five "Business Enterprise Awards" given to socially responsible employers in 1997.


With over 200 employees seasonally and annual sales surpassing $15 million, tremendous opportunity is available to those seeking a new career or furthering their career in the horticulture, propagation, nursery, and landscape industries.


Take the first step towards joining the McKay team by clicking on one of the plant nursery or garden center jobs posted below.

What We Offer

  • Extensive benefits package by being a 100% Employee Owned Company
  • An exciting, fast paced environment with a growing nursery
  • Veteran leadership with an open door policy
  • A focus on making our employee owners the best they can be
  • Team approach to problem solving
  • One of the industry leaders in the plant and tree nursery business
  • Friendly and flexible work environment with relaxed dress code
  • A generous employee discount!
  • Encourage educational and growth opportunities
  • Sustainable and eco-friendly focused company

McKay Nursery (750 South Monroe Street, Waterloo, WI)

Open positions are listed below. Click on the position you're interested in to see job outline and details on applying.

McKay Garden Center - Oregon (5655 Lincoln Road, Oregon, WI 53575)

McKay Garden Center - Oshkosh (2957 Brooks Road, Oshkosh, WI 54904)

General Application for Employment

Please download the PDF file and email to [email protected] or print and mail to 750 S. Monroe Street, PO Box 185, Waterloo, WI 53594 Attention: HR