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Nelson and Pade, Inc. is a vibrant, growing company located in Montello, Wisconsin. We have a positive, high energy work environment in which dedication, hard work, inventiveness and initiative are rewarded.  Meet the Nelson and Pade Team

Nelson and Pade, Inc., Montello, WI offers aquaponic systems, training and consulting. In aquaponics, we raise fish and vegetables in a soilless, recirculating system without the use of pesticides, herbicides or chemical fertilizers. We demonstrate this in new 14,000 sq. ft. aquaponic greenhouse, which provides fresh vegetables and fish to our staff and community. We have 14,000 sq. ft. of shop space where we assemble systems that we sell and we have a comfortable and casual office in which the sales and daily business takes place.

Our Team-oriented approach to business includes weekly staff meetings to promote cohesiveness in sales, systems, processes and client interactions. Our client base is global and in the past few years we have hosted people from over 70 countries and all 50 US states in our aquaponics training classes in Montello, WI.

Job Opening: Aquaponics Greenhouse Worker

The person filling this position will assist in the daily operation of Nelson and Pade, Inc.’s commercial and hobby aquaponic greenhouses in Montello, WI. Tasks will include: seeding, transplanting, harvesting and packaging of lettuce, greens and other vegetables, cleaning, delivering produce to local customers, record keeping, feeding fish, setting up the farm stand and participating in the Montello Farmer’s Market, representing Nelson and Pade, Inc. as a vendor and, potentially, guiding greenhouse tours of Nelson and Pade's greenhouses.

This position is part time and will require some work on weekends in addition to weekdays.

The Nelson and Pade, Inc. management will provide guidance and training on all phases of the aquaponic greenhouse operation and greenhouse environmental control. 

Requirements and Skills:

  • A friendly demeanor and a joy of learning and sharing information
  • Hardworking, dedicated, meticulous, self-motivated and a positive attitude in a team environment
  • Be willing and able to take and follow instructions
  • Be tidy and have the ability to recognize when things need to be cleaned
  • Enjoy working in a greenhouse environment and raising plants and fish

Benefits we Offer:
Ful-time employees: Health insurance, Paid Time Off and Paid holidays (full-time employees)
All employees: 401k with matching, Fresh naturally-grown produce from our greenhouse, Team events, lunches and outings

How To Apply:
Send a resume, cover letter and references to or fax to 866-815-9734.
Nelson and Pade, Inc., PO Box 761, Montello, WI 53949, 608-297-8708