Receptionist/Assistant/Greeter - PT Seasonal- Outdoors
Are you a people person? Seeking optimistic, friendly, outgoing person to greet customers as they enter our garden center. Your smiling, cheerful face will be the first person that customers see as they walk through our gate. You will be responsible for answering general gardening questions, directing customers to sales associates to assist, watering plants in between, pricing of merchandise, occasional cashier duties in between, and hospitality to vendors, customers, and sales associates.This is an outdoor position - on your feet most of the day - including standing at the cash register, raking walkways, watering and caring for plants - and office indoor support as needed (filing, light cleaning, hospitality, errands, stocking supplies, etc). Must be able to bend, twist, lift, and carry up to 15 lbs - love cats, and not mind working in all weather conditions. Exceptional phone etiquette and communication skills required. Hourly Rate: Based on experience. Approximately 10-16 hours per week - April through October possibly longer.
Wholesale Nursery Assistant Manager
Extensive knowledge of perennials, shrubs, native plants to NJ, gardening, customer service and sales experience, basic computer skills (email, data entry, and order processing), exceptional phone etiquette, and cash handling experience is required for this position. This is primarily an outdoor position (on your feet all day), and must be able to bend, twist, lift, and carry up to 25 lbs. You will be "hands on"greeting and assisting customers with plant selections, suggestions for substitutions as needed, loading and unloading plant material, knowledge of all aspects of gardening, general landscape designs, and must have exceptional customer service skills. Hours are 7:30 am - 4:30pm (hour lunch) - approximately 32-40 hours per week or more during peak seasons! . (must be available Saturdays as needed) Tractor driving experience, bi-lingual in Spanish, and/or Horticulture certificate preferred. This is an hourly position, with year end bonus based on hours worked, customer feedback, and performance. We are looking for someone to join our "team/family" that will return year after year and help our business grow. - Seasonal - March through December (approximate layoff: January and February)
Come join our team of plant lovers and gardening enthusiasts! Master Gardener or Horticulture experience helpful! Experience with perennials and annuals required -this is an outdoor job ((in all weather conditions) and the position requires standing for long periods of time, assisting with general greenhouse duties (watering, weeding, re-stocking, pricing,etc) in between greeting and assisting customers with plant selections. Flexible scheduling (morning & afternoon shifts), at least one day on weekends required. Part-time/Seasonal)
Minimum Age - 21 with a clean driving record and flexible scheduling Weekdays & occasional Saturdays as needed. Farm Hours from 8am-4:30pm - Delivery Hours as scheduled - as early as 5am and as late as 7 pm. Must be outgoing, friendly, quick-thinker, and familiar with North Jersey, NY, PA , Parkway and NJ Turnpike truck rules and regulations. CDL not required but clean driving record and at least 2 driving references will be required. This job requires dropping off and/or picking up landscape plant material at local nurseries, garden centers, landscape job sites, etc. The job includes driving 16-24' box truck and the ability to bend, lift, carry, and unload plants. While most job sites do have crews to help unload, there are times when you will be solely responsible for unloading and must be able to lift up to 40lbs. During slower weeks when deliveries are not scheduled, you will be assisting with various farm tasks such as driving tractor, loading and unloading trailers, planting, weeding, firewood stacking, plant labeling, greenhouse cleanup, errands, etc. This is an hourly position based on experience. PT/FT- Seasonal - April through December - Approx 24-35 hours.
Phone: (732) 363-1420
Fax: (732) 905-9242
Mail: 1005 Farmingdale Rd, Jackson, NJ 08527