Nursery Sales Associate


Wegman's Nursery
492 Woodside Road
Redwood City, CA 94061
United States

Industry
Horticulture
Application Closing Date
8/21/2020
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Pay
From $20 To $23.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Do you love plants and want to share your horticultural knowledge? Come and join our team!

Wegman's Nursery is open with social distancing protocol in effect and we are looking for nursery people.

We have an immediate opening for a retail nursery salesperson. The nursery salesperson's primary responsibility is to assist customers with plant selections appropriate for customers' gardens. Applicants should have plant knowledge and the ability to recognize a wide variety of plant material. Knowledge of plant diseases and pests is also important and previous experience working at a retail or wholesale nursery is preferred.

Excellent customer service skills and a friendly and outgoing manner are also important. Candidates need to be able to communicate effectively with customers and landscape professionals. The ability to work as a team member as well as independently is a must. Candidates should enjoy working outside rain or shine. The nursery salesperson should be able to lift 50 lbs.

In addition to helping customers, the nursery salesperson helps unload plants from vendors and ensures plants are properly labeled and priced. Other tasks could include stocking plants, watering, grooming, pruning, fertilizing and performing general maintenance such as sweeping and raking.

This position requires lifting and moving plant material and other products. Candidates should be able to lift 50 lbs.

Weekend work is required as these are our busiest days.

With full-time employment, Wegman's offers a competitive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental insurance, vacation and sick pay, employer-paid life insurance and long-term disability insurance, and HSA and FSA options. We also offer a SIMPLE IRA plan.

Come and join our energetic team of employees!

Job Requirements
Candidate must have plant knowledge to be considered for this position. Rate of pay depends on applicable experience.
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