Yard Salesperson Opportunity for Wholesale Nursery

Planters' Choice Nursery
140 Huntingtown Rd
Newtown, CT 06470
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
From $18 To $22.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description


Planters’ Choice is seeking energetic, hard working salespeople to work at our facility. We are a 48 year old company that is expanding and looking for salespeople who want hands on experience and are excited about the prospect of working hard and advancing accordingly.
Knowledge of local plants and their uses, customer service experience, and sales experience are required, but most important requirements are a positive, can do attitude and a willingness to learn. Planters’ Choice offers very diverse lines of plant material and hard goods and Yard Sales requires assisting customers with plant and hard good selection and loading of plant material.

Job Requirements
- Follow directions well, and have a positive attitude and work ethic-we are a team and nobody is asked to do something another team member wouldn't do.
- Have at least 3 years experience working with plants, and have knowledge of plant identification and sensitivity to where they are best sited.
- Be able to lift 50 pounds over your head repeatedly under all weather conditions.
- Be customer friendly – remember that our customers pay the bills and should always be treated courteously and with the highest level of respect.
- Have reliable transportation to and from the nursery.
- Be able to work overtime during the busy seasons including spring and fall.
- Be willing and able to work on other projects throughout the nursery when sales are slower and as requested.
- Be able to operate Wheel Loaders sized from 3/4 yard up to 2 yards – TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED.
- Assist with unloading trucks and maintaining plant material per supervisors' instructions.
Please include the three best times to call for a phone interview along with your application and let us know if you had a chance to look at our website.
Planters' Choice Nursery
Darryl Newman
140 Huntingtown Rd
Newtown CT 06470
United States
Planters' Choice Nursery Darryl Newman