Horticulturist


The Good Earth Garden Center
15601 Cantrell Road
Little Rock, AR 72223
United States

Category
Industry
Horticulture
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description
The Good Earth Garden Center began in 1974 as a retail garden center and nursery. Over the years, it has expanded greatly and now offers a myriad of landscape services, a gift shop and is considered a one-stop-shop for anything garden or landscape. We love to have fun, work hard, be creative and help customers fall in love with their outdoor spaces.

As a company, we are extremely customer experience oriented and are excited to grow our unique team. This position could include any and all of the following: stocking, maintaining (watering, fertilizing, etc.), and merchandising inventory, retail sales including checking out, loading, assisting customers in purchase selection, troubleshooting weed, disease and insect issues, answering phones, using Point of Sale software at checkout, assisting in container plantings and seasonal color installation including plant selection, estimating, billing, crew supervision and planting, maintaining and enhancing display gardens, and leading educational seminars. Our ideal candidate is fun loving, hard working, and excited to connect people with plants!
Job Requirements
-Be able to work in all environmental conditions

-Have exemplary customer service and communication skills

-Have a great attitude, a willingness to learn and a desire to work hard

-Must be flexible, and willing to change directions plus multi-task easily while maintaining a positive attitude

-Must be willing to work weekends

-Horticulture degree desired; experience necessary

-Candidate should possess strong knowledge of plants in the nursery trade and common residential plant issues.

-Experience in sales desired

-Point of Sale software experience desired

-Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds