Job General Horticulture

Garden Center Customer Service

posted January 21, 2018
apply by February 20, 2018

Description

Assist customers in the garden center selecting plants and gardening supplies for their gardens and in the farm stand with fresh produce and specialty food products.
Perform garden center tasks including transplanting, watering and plant maintenance.
Help with special event set-up and creation/maintenance of in-store promotional materials.
Arrange plants in displays in the greenhouse and outdoor display areas.
Re-stock hard goods in the greenhouse as well as produce and specialty foods in the farm stand.

Minimum Qualifications

Our ideal candidate would have extensive plant knowledge and sales experience as well as a passion for organic gardening and farming
Must be able to work efficiently both individually and with others.
Must be punctual, reliable and be able to do physically demanding tasks including lifting and carrying up to 50 pounds.
Detail oriented
Excellent customer communication skills.
Knowledge of garden design concepts.
Experience using cash register and credit card machine
Computer experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat.

Wages, Salary and Benefits

Hourly wage for this position is commensurate with experience.
Other benefits weekly CSA share during CSA season,
discounts on products sold at the farm.

Application Requirements

See our complete job posting here... http //www.goodearthri.com/Pages/GardenCenterSalesPosition2018.pdf

submit resume and cover letter stating relevant qualifications and reasons why you'd like to join our team

Contact

John Holscher, john@goodearthri.com or 401-826-3130