Garden Center Merchandiser

Stinchcomb Associates, Inc. - Cape May, NJ (30+ days ago)


We are looking for a self-motivated, detail-oriented individual with a desire to learn, who wants to hit the ground running and loves to work outside.

Our goal as a company, and your responsibility as a merchandiser, will be excellent presentation/display and maintenance of live shrubs, trees, roses and seasonal items within a retail garden center. You will be responsible for following plan-o-grams, maintaining signage and aesthetics standards, as well as assisting shoppers all while assembling and maintaining commercial displays inside a big-box garden center. We ask that you make your store’s garden center appealing, organized, and provide customer service to maximize plant sales, so the customers have a worry free, pleasant, and welcoming shopping experience.

We offer part-time, full-time, and seasonal employment opportunities. The positions we are currently hiring for are seasonal positions with the potential for year-round employment and benefits.

Responsibilities:

  • Display plant material according to set standards
  • Ensure safe construction and location of displays
  • Set up, restock, and take down marketing displays - reorganizing as needed and refilling displays as shipments arrive
  • Maintain and help sell plant material - includes watering, signing, & pruning
  • Converse with customers as they request assistance and/or have questions
  • Effectively communicate with supervisor, store employees, other service teams
  • Keep a clean work area

Qualifications:

  • POSITIVE ATTITUDE!
  • Previous experience in merchandising, retail/sales, customer service, horticulture, landscaping, or other related fields preferred
  • Ability to handle physical workload - consistently lift and move up to 40 lbs. throughout the day
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Excellent communication & organizational skills
  • Able to work both independently and with others
  • Minimum age of 18
  • Complete and pass a background check
  • Reliable transportation & valid driver's license

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

  • Merchandising: 1 year