Garden Center Yard Manager

Seoane Garden Center
551 Bedford St
No. Abington Ma , MA 02351
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
From $75,000 To $85,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

· Oversee day to day operations of the wholesale and retail garden center, ensuring smooth and efficient workflow.

· Manage inventory levels, includes restocking of plants, trees and garden supplies.

· Supervise a team of yard staff, providing guidance and training as needed.

· Collaborate with a team of existing manager sand yard workers to run most efficient manner while ensuring a high level of customer satisfaction, both wholesale and retail divisions.

· Motivate and direct nursery yard staff.

· Train employees daily and weekly tasks.

· Check daily that all outgoing deliveries and order pickups are pulled and match the invoice.

· Check daily that all pallet goods are stocked and in neat order.

· Informe Paul of items you feel we are running low on, make note on our product needs sheets.

· Assign tasks to staff pertaining to the daily check of the yard.

· Communicate with the landscape division on a daily basis to ensure all job orders are pulled and tallied for them.

· Check that all plants returned from construction jobs have been tallied and submitted to the office. Water and put all plants back in the proper locations.

· Unload, receive and display products as they arrive utilizing the necessary staff.

· Prepare the nursery for incoming plant orders, referring to the purchase orders posted.

· Walk the yard daily to check for proper plant spacing, watering and cleaning.

· Engage customers and help find answers about plants and garden products.

· Assist customers with loading of their purchases, being sure to check the receipt.

· Assist Delivery Drivers with order gathering and loading.

Job Requirements
• Friendly and positive attitude.
• Attentive to customers’ needs.
• Work with and train new yard staff.
• Be punctual and arrive for work in the proper uniform.
• Work outdoors in any weather.
• Must possess a valid hoisting license at all times.
• Demonstrate dependability, initiative and productivity.
• Must possess organizational skills, creative concepts and safety awareness at all times.
• The ability to work independently with minimal direct supervision.
• Develop new ideas that will increase garden centers sales and efficiency.

Benefit Package:
Health Insurance
Overtime Pay
Vacation & Holiday Pay
Earned Sick Time
401k - Profit Sharing