Reston Farm Garden market


Reston, VA 20190
United States

Industry
Horticulture
Application Closing Date
3/30/2021
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Pay
From $13.00 To $15.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

 

At Reston Farm Garden Market, we do our best to provide a unique selection of high-quality plants and gardening products. We are committed to ongoing education as well as providing our employees and customers with our profound gardening expertise. Reston Farm Garden Market is a full-service garden center and nursery that is locally family owned and operated.

We are currently seeking Cashiers. Cashiers must be customer service - oriented professionals that are knowledgeable about plants and shrubs. These people will assist customers while shopping for plants and gardening supplies. The primary area of focus for this position is r our perennials department, however you must be familiar with all of the different types of plants, trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials, as well as any and all of the gardening supplies that we have available (i.e. Fertilizers, mulches and soils).

The ideal candidate will possess some level of plant and gardening knowledge; however, the customer experience is our number one priority; so, all customer service/support and sales experience will be considered. Our team of experienced horticulturists are eager and ready to share the wealth of information and skill that they possess to assist you in learning about plants and gardening supplies.

 

Both full time and part time opportunities are available. Prior to applying, please note that weekend and evening availability is required during peak seasons/times.

Job Requirements
Responsibilities Include:
1. Processing sales
2. Maintaining the inside of the market
3. Keeping the grocery and produce items neat and stocked.
4. Properly disposing of any outdated or spoiled merchandise
5. Making sure all merchandise is properly labeled and priced.
6. Baking fresh goods
7. Answering plant and gardening related questions. This will include providing instruction on proper care techniques.
8. Plant maintenance this includes watering, pruning, and keeping the nursery clean.
9. Answering and appropriately routing calls
10. Coordinating deliveries
11. Greeting customers, learning what types of plants, shrubs or supplies that the customer needs. Use this information to assist them in shopping for the products that best meet their needs. they are looking for and making suggestions based on their growing environment.
12. Effective Communication with the entire ensure complete customer service and satisfaction.
Both full time and part time opportunities are available. Please note that weekend and evening availability is required during peak season/times.

The ideal candidate must possess the following:
• Ability to walk/ stand for extended periods of time.
• Ability to lift and carry merchandise.
• Ability to work within a team or independently.
• A desire and readiness to learn.
• Willingness to work indoors and outdoors regardless of the weather.
• Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Positive, respectful, can-do attitude
Company
Reston Farm Market
Bonita Weinstein
10800 Baron Cameron Avenue
Reston VA 20190
United States
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