Garden Center Sales Associate

Colonial Nursery, Inc.
1124 West Front St.
Lincroft, NJ 07738
United States

Application Closing Date
Experience Required
From $15.00 To $20.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description



Job Position - Sales Associate


·         Assist and advise customers with plant and product selection, use, care and problem solving.

  • Provide all aspects of customer service, including (but not limited to), loading purchases, arranging deliveries, sales and service follow up responsibilities.
  • Care and maintenance of all plant material including (but not limited to) watering, climate control, light conditions, etc. to promote plant health, appearance and marketability.
  • Assist with general maintenance and appearance of garden center buildings and grounds.
  • Arrange and display plant material and products, stock display shelves, unpack inventory shipments.
  • Receive product deliveries and complete necessary paperwork as directed by management.
  • Assist with labeling plant materials and products, maintenance of signage and marketing support materials.
  • Project professional company image through personal appearance, communications skills and knowledge of products and services.
  • Assist other associates and management with assigned duties and projects.
  • Other duties as assigned by upper management.
Job Requirements
Colonial Nursery is currently hiring for a full time person. We are looking for a high energy, customer service focused, dependable, detail oriented, responsible, and personable person to work within our Garden Center.

You must like working with people/clients of all types and ages.

This position requires strong knowledge of shrubs, trees, perennials, etc. Your daily work will be involved in sales, receiving deliveries, watering, cleaning, customer service, loading orders into customers cars or trucks, etc. This is a fun place to work, but it is a labor intensive job that is demanding on the body. You will be working outside when its raining, cold, hot, warm, and everything in between. Lifting and moving heavy objects are just a part of the daily operations here. Knowledge of running front end loaders to help load mulch, topsoil, and receive deliveries, along with some POS Register experience is preferred.