Live Goods Merchandiser

Hopewell Nursery - Ashburn, VA

Full-time | Part-time

Seasonal Merchandiser Hopewell Nursery
Hopewell Nursery is a wholesale grower of trees, shrubs, roses and perennials providing quality live goods throughout Maryland and Virginia. We are seeking enthusiastic merchandisers to maintain and merchandise our product in a big box garden center environment.

The ideal candidate enjoys working outside , excels at customer service, is self-directed and able to work independently.

TASKS and RESPONSIBILITIES
 Stock tables and displays with merchandise while keeping garden center in order and plan a gram compliant.
 Assist with the movement of product from delivery trucks to the sales floor.
 Follow direction from District Manager regarding all aspects of responsibilities including signing product for all sales and Home Depot ads and merchandising for all third party vendor product.
 Communicate effectively with District Manager and Home Depot personnel.
 Greet customers and assist them by answering product related and general gardening
questions.
 Water product as necessary.
 Ability to take quality photos

SKILLS and COMPETENCIES
 A basic knowledge of plants and gardening or an interest in learning about plants and
gardening. Candidate must be able to understand how to merchandise live goods or be willing to learn.
 Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and be comfortable working independently.

REQUIREMENTS
 Flexibility to work varied schedules including one weekend day and holidays.
 The ability to communicate effectively with Hopewell team members and customers.
 Candidate must be able to stand for a long periods of time and be able to lift up to 50 pounds throughout the day.
 Reliable transportation.
 Willingness to work in all types of weather.
Salary will commensurate with experience, enthusiasm and willingness to learn.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $10.00 to $12.00 /hour

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • merchandising: 1 year (Preferred)