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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

 

Growing Strong Since 1983


Start A Budding Career In Our Nursery & Garden Center


STAR NURSERY IS A DRUG-FREE ENVIRONMENT

and participates in the E-VERIFY program

 

 

CARRY-OUT

 

 The Carry-Out’s primary duty is customer assistance!! This job includes:  

 

  • Carry and load customer’s merchandise

  • Sweep floors, entrances, patio and parking lot

  • Keep store free from debris on floors and in parking lot

  • Restock bagged goods and keep area clean

  • Straighten and restock shelves and displays

  • Help straighten stakes, trellises and pottery areas

  • Cross train to assist other crew members

  • General housekeeping duties

  • Plus other tasks delegated by Management


Skills needed:

Must be able to read and write in English, able to lift 60 lbs., follow directions.

Must be able to work in nursery environment - outside in all weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, etc.).


 

CASHIER

 

 The Cashier’s primary duties are:  

 

  • Provide excellent customer service-greet customers, answer questions and assist customers with their shopping needs

  • Ring up customers in a courteous and efficient manner

  • Answer telephones in a friendly and courteous manner

  • Thank customers for shopping

  • Keep work station clean and stocked with appropriate supplies

  • Help stock, straighten and dust merchandise

  • Check for consistent pricing

  • Sweep floors

  • Make signs

  • Reconcile cash register drawer at the end of shift

  • Cross train to assist other crew members

  • Plus other tasks delegated by Management


Skills needed:

Must be able to read and write in English, have basic computer skills, be comfortable handling money and follow directions.

Must be able to work in nursery environment - outside in all weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, etc.).


 

YARD LABORER

 

 The Yard Laborer’s primary duties are:  

 

  • Unload trucks, label and put away plant material

  • Check and water plants; report problems to management

  • Rake and clean beds

  • Trim and manicure plants

  • Keep walkways swept and clear of debris

  • General housekeeping duties

  • Assist carry-outs

  • Find help for customers

  • Plus other tasks delegated by Management


Skills needed:

Must be able to follow directions and lift 60 lbs.

Must be able to work in nursery environment - outside in all weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, etc.).


 

DRIVER

 

 The Driver or Truck Driver's primary duties are:  

 

  • Vehicle maintenance and cleanliness

  • Safety compliance

  • Maintenance of appropriate paperwork

  • Quality and quantity control of delivered items

  • Timely delivery of customer purchases

  • Customer service

  • Cross train to assist other crew members

  • Plus other tasks delegated by Management


Skills needed:

Must be able to follow directions and lift 60 lbs. and have a clean driving record.

Must be able to work in nursery environment - outside in all weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, etc.).


 

SALES ASSOCIATE

 

 There are 3 divisions of Sales Associate:  

 

  OUTSIDE (GREEN) SALESPERSON

  • Customer assistance- answer questions, suggest and help locate products

  • Explain and instruct proper use of products

  • Help water and stock plants

  • Sign plants or merchandise, order new signs as needed

  • Identify insect and disease problems

  • Notify management of fast moving or frequently requested items

  • Stay knowledgeable of all new products

  • Cross train to assist other crew members

  • Plus other tasks delegated by Management


  INSIDE (DRY) SALESPERSON

  • Customer assistance- answer questions, suggest and help locate products

  • Explain and instruct proper use of products

  • Help stock merchandise

  • Sign merchandise, order new signs as needed

  • Identify insect and disease problems

  • Notify management of fast moving or frequently requested items

  • Stay knowledgeable of all new products

  • Cross train to assist other crew members

  • Plus other tasks delegated by Management


  IRRIGATION SALESPERSON

  • Customer assistance- answer questions, suggest and help locate products

  • Explain and instruct proper use of products

  • Help stock merchandise

  • Sign merchandise, order new signs as needed

  • Design Irrigation Plans for customers as requested

  • Notify management of fast moving or frequently requested items

  • Stay knowledgeable of all new products

  • Cross train to assist other crew members

  • Plus other tasks delegated by Management


Skills needed:

Must be knowledgeable about plants, insects, fertilizers, irrigation etc, able to follow directions.

Must be able to work in nursery environment - outside in all weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, etc.).


 

Entry Level Manager

 

  The Entry lLevel Manager is also known as the Floor Supervisor. They are the part of the store's management team. Their duties are very similar to the assistant manager's, but focus more on the tasks directly related to sales rather than to operations (although, they must be able to back-up the other management members when needed). Their primary areas of responsibility include:  

 

  • Customer assistance

  • Sales throughout the store

  • Inventory Management – Ordering and Receiving

  • Sign plants or merchandise, order new signs as needed

  • Merchandising products

  • Front End operations

  • Prepare daily deposit

  • Opening and Closing store duties

  • Supervising

  • Stay knowledgeable of all new products

  • Cross train to assist other crew members


Skills needed:

Must be able to read and write in English, have basic computer skills, be comfortable handling money and follow directions. Should have knowledge about plants, insects, fertilizers, irrigation etc.

Must be able to work in nursery environment - outside in all weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, etc.).



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