Garden Centre Sales

By April 13, 2017Job Opportunities

We are looking for those individuals who are passionate and willing to help our clients find a solution to their outdoor living environment.  In addition to direct sales, our ideal candidates have previous experience in a retail garden centre and are looking to join an established team of industry experts.  There are both full and part-time positions offered.

Overall Responsibilities

  • Educate and assist our clients in choosing the right plant for the right location
  • Sales and customer service in a number of departments, depending on season
  • Maintenance of all plant stock, including watering, weeding, pruning, tidying, IPM
  • Maintenance of the sales floor including sweeping,  organizing and merchandising product
  • You are passionate about the horticulture industry and are committed to working with an energized and positive attitude

Requirements

  • Solid knowledge and understanding of hardy trees and shrubs
  • Minimum 2 years working in a retail garden center or similar occupation
  • You understand the importance of being part of a close-knit team environment and enjoy bringing a team together
  • You are passionate about the horticulture industry and are committed to working with an energized and positive attitude
  • Able to lift a variety of heavy objects (30 lbs.+) and ability to be on your feet for extended periods of time
  • Water garden and pond knowledge is an asset

Please apply in person at 6838 Wellington Rd 124, Guelph (Highway 24 between Guelph and Cambridge, near Kossuth Road) or send us your resume at info@royalcitynursery.com  with the subject: Garden Centre Sales.