We are always pleased to receive resumes and portfolios from people who are passionate about design, horticulture, botany and craft.
Current Employment Opportunities
Retail Sales Associate – Holiday 2018
Pistils Nursery is looking to bring on an experienced sales associate to join our team for the busy holiday season! This position primarily entails working with customers on our retail floor, and may also include assisting with shipping online orders as well as making occasional pick-ups and deliveries.
This position is part time, starting at 3 days/week at 14$/hr, with the possibility of additional days. The position is guaranteed through December, with the potential to become a permanent staff-member thereafter. Candidate must be fully available for the months of November and December.
Job Qualifications & Experience
- Two or more years experience working in retail and/or customer service environments
- Passionate and knowledgeable about houseplants; eager to learn more and ability to quickly become familiar with vast, everchanging plant selection
- Prior experience working in a plant-related field, nursery or garden center, or education in a plant-related field encouraged
- Enjoys and has experience working with people in a fast-paced environment; team-oriented
- Team player with friendly disposition who is comfortable following instruction
- Merchandising experience and experience receiving and processing inventory helpful, but not required
- Ability to quickly prioritize tasks and multitask as necessary in a fast-paced environment
- Experience processing and shipping orders in an eCommerce setting preferred
- Ability to take direction and complete tasks in a timely and thoughtful manner
- Must have strong attention to detail and organization skills
- Excellent communication skills
- Experience and comfort driving a Sprinter van or other large vehicle
- Highschool Diploma
- Ability to lift 50 lbs; comfortable using a hand truck and moving large plants
- Ability to work in all types of weather
- Computer experience; comfortable with iPad POS system, Google Drive & Apps
- Comfortable climbing ladders
- Clean driving record; experienced and extremely safe driver
How to Apply
Please send your résumé with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.