Who we are:
The Garden Dept. is a multi-location nursery operation located on Long Island and founded in 1976
What we do:
We are a large nursery supplier and Horticultural distributor. We stock the finest plant materials hand picked from all over the country. In addition we supply the most prominent properties all over the Tristate area with everything from A-Z; from soils, mulch and all the finishing touches.
*Be the welcoming face at the stores main entrance.
*Assist in pointing customers in the correct direction, or setting up clients with appropriate sales representative for desired department.
*Carefully examine items being brought to final process of being invoiced.
*Make certain all items being purchased are properly accounted for.
*Manage group of employees that work in the front end portion of the company.
*Assist and assign project such as watering live inventory, displaying merchandise, receiving deliveries, setting up deliveries to clientele, store opening and closure procedures, communicate with buyer of products that are low in inventory or items that need to be special ordered.
*Manages POS clerks, as well as use POS terminal when needed.
*Reconcile registers and end of day paperwork.
*Must be a team player
*Able to adapt quickly
*Can work outdoors
*Committed to success
*Have a "can do" attitude
*Can work long hours
*Excellent people skills
*Great sales traits
*Ability to use great judgement
*Problem solving skills
*Nursery & Horticulture experience a plus but not mandatory
*Can work holidays and weekends