Upscale Florist | Garden Center | Garden Design and Install - hiring on all teams!

McArdle's Florist and Garden Center
48 Arch Street
Greenwich, CT 06830
United States

Manages Others
Degree Required
From $17.00 To $20.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description
 Since 1910, family-owned McArdle's Floral & Garden Design has been creating beautiful spaces in Greenwich CT.  Started as a seed store, today McArdle's features a sophisticated floral design team and flower shop, a carefully curated Garden Center and an At Home team creating and installing container and in-ground gardens.  Our team loves helping our sophisticated customers find or design perfect florals and plants for gifts or personal consumption.
We are always hiring great people!  We have a current openings in all areas.
  • RETAIL FLOWER SHOP SALES AND DESIGN -- help customers find and create arrangements, plants and gifts. Create indoor container gardens and bouquets. Design merchandise displays, work on special projects, assist in other areas of the business as needed
  • RETAIL GARDEN CENTER DIRECTOR - manage all aspects of a Greenwich Tradition! Lead our amazing team of associates in sales, merchandising, buying and more.
  • RETAIL GARDEN CENTER ASSOCIATE and SUPPORT  - assist retail customers, merchandise plants, pots and garden & lifestyle accessories, create custom container garden designs, provide expert advice regarding plants, assist in other areas of the business as needed
  • AT HOME TEAM - design and install container and in-ground garden at our customer's homes or business. Planting experience preferred.  Seasonal and holiday decorating
Job Requirements
Successful candidates will:
* be able to work well individually or on a team
* be energetic and able to handle extra hours during our peak seasons
* be able to work on Saturdays
* enjoy working with customers in person and on the phone
* present a polished and professional appearance
* have a good knowledge of plants and flowers, and be willing to learn
* have professional or personal experience in a creative field, or customer service, or luxury retail, or horticulture or gardening or floral design or landscaping.
* be able to handle the physical demands of retail sales or landscaping or garden center duties, which might include working in all kinds of weather, able to lift 50 pounds, able to climb stairs many times a day, able to be on your feet all day and smile!
* be enthusiastic about a base + commission pay structure (sales jobs only)
* reliable, friendly, responsible and kind