CANGC Members: If you would like your job opening posted on this page, please email a complete job description along with instructions on submitting an application to email@example.com
Production Yard Manager - Belmont Nursery - Fresno
To grow and care for quality plant material and to supervise maintenance of a clean, neat facility in support of our annual sales goal.
Reports to: Jon Reelhorn (President), Support from: Production Grower, Plant Health Supervisor
Supervises: Facility production staff
Salary dependent upon experience. Apply in person at 7730 E. Belmont Ave., Fresno, CA 93737. No phone calls please.
Plant Buyer - Central Valley - St. Helena
Central Valley is a locally owned and operated business with five locations throughout the North Bay. We have been in business since 1955 and have grown to be one of the largest suppliers of building and agriculture materials of its kind in Northern California. We are looking for highly motivated, customer-focused individual for our St. Helena Garden Center, located in the heart of the Napa Valley.
At Central Valley, the Plant Buyer is responsible for purchasing, inventory documentation and special order tracking of live plant goods. They maintain product catalogues, price lists, and announcements, and sells floor-stocked products to meet Company objectives.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
This is a Full-time position (40-hours per week). Candidates must have some weekend availability. We offer to our Full-time employees Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(K), Life Insurance and PTO.
Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit our company website at www.central-valley.com
Nursery Sales and Support Positions – Orchard Nursery and Florist – Lafayette, CA
Job Title: Nursery Sales
Job Type: Full-time or Part-time
Salary: $14.50 - $18 per hour
Benefits: Full Medical, Dental, Vision and Paid Time Off for Full-time/Year-round employees
Please respond via email only to email@example.com and include a brief cover letter explaining why you want to work at Orchard Nursery as well as your top 5 favorite plants. Please also attach your Resume. We look forward to hearing from you!
Nursery Retail Sales - Armstrong Garden Centers, Claremont, Santa Monica, Carlsbad, San Juan Capistrano
Job Title: Nursery Retail Sales
Location: Claremont, Santa Monica, Carlsbad, San Juan Capistrano
Pay Rate: $12.50-$18.00
Responsibilities:Armstrong Garden Centers is looking to add knowledgeable and service-oriented associates to our winning team. We are currently looking for full-time sales associates with previous retail nursery experience or horticultural training who are excited at the opportunity to share their knowledge with our great customers. As an employee-owned company, we take pride in our world-class customer service, excellent benefits, and our beautiful outdoor working environment.
Required Skills: Applicants should have previous retail nursery work and/or previous horticultural training. Our ideal applicant possesses superior customer service skills and looks forward to working outdoors.
Job Type: Full-time
Required education: High school or equivalent
Retail Sales: 1 year
Nursery Sales: 1 year
Horticulture: 1 year
Application Mode: Email your resume and cover letter to Gina Jacoy, firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: 1/31/2017
Production Management/Logistics Management - Villages Nurseries, Sacramento
Village Nurseries Sacramento is a 250-acre farm that grows trees and shrubs for contractors and retail chain stores. We have our own fleet of trucks that delivers the products directly to our customers. We are seeking a quality manager who can oversee all operations from assembling to shipping orders for our customers. The ideal candidate has strengths in lean manufacturing or Kaizen, team building, shipping, manufacturing (planning and organizing). Spanish language abilities are preferred but not required. This is a key position in our company that can lead to growth and excellent career opportunities in our organization.
Compensation: Base annual salary of $50,000 or more (depending on experience) with bonus, incentives, vacation, sick leave, holidays, medical/dental benefits, and 401(k) plan.
Interested parties should email resume to Mark Marriott at email@example.com.
About Us: Village Nurseries is a leader in our industry. We have over 800 acres of growing grounds throughout California. We ship our products to developers, contractors and retail chain stores in California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico, Texas and Colorado. More information available at www.villagenurseries.com.
Devil Mountain Wholesale Nursery
Since 1995, Devil Mountain Wholesale Nursery has provided its professional customers with access to more plant varieties on hand than any other wholesale nursery in the San Francisco Bay Area. We pride ourselves in having a knowledgeable sales staff, attention to quality material, and extensive delivery capacity throughout the Bay Area and surrounds.
In addition to our 20 acres in San Ramon, we grow on an additional 100+ acres near Lodi, California and our suppliers range from small specialty growers to the largest in the nation. Our buyers travel to quality growers throughout the country to procure the most exceptional plants and ensure the finest quality and selection is available here to customers. We will soon open 2 new Landscape Centers to better service the greater San Francisco Bay Area -- one in Petaluma (North Bay) and one in Morgan Hill (South Bay)
Now Hiring for the Following Positions:
COMMERCIAL LANDSCAPE CENTER MANAGER: Responsible for all activities associated with the Commercial Landscape Center, including the related site administration, staffing, scheduling, invoicing, customer service, inventory stocking, merchandising, facility layout, and product organization. Responsibilities include all related landscape center and will-call activities, including the effective management of all landscape center personnel; training and implementation of competent and professional personnel; implementing effective, responsive, and professional sales transactions; and landscape center inventory management and organization. Effectively staffs and directs a competent and respected sales team and provides leadership towards the achievement of maximum profitability and growth in line with company visions, values, and budgets. Establishes plans and strategies to produce the highest possible customer service and workplace standards, product quality, merchandising, and facility appearance. Contributes to the development of training and educational programs for personnel and strives for the highest possible professionalism and business standards. Click here for complete job description.
ASSISTANT COMMERCIAL LANDSCAPE CENTER MANAGER: Under the direction, or in the absence, of the Commercial Landscape Center Manager, the assistant is responsible for all activities associated with the Commercial Landscape Center Sales, including the related site administration, staffing, scheduling, invoicing, customer service, inventory stocking, merchandising, facility layout, and product organization. Responsibilities include all related landscape center and will-call activities, including the effective management of all landscape center personnel; training and implementation of competent and professional personnel; implementing effective, responsive, and professional sales transactions; and landscape center inventory management and organization. Effectively staffs and directs a competent and respected sales team and provides leadership towards the achievement of maximum profitability and growth in line with company visions, values, and budgets. Establishes plans and strategies to produce the highest possible customer service and workplace standards, product quality, merchandising, and facility appearance. Contributes to the development of training and educational programs for personnel and strives for the highest possible professionalism and business standards. Click here for complete job description.
DIRECTOR OF SALES: Responsible for the development and performance of all designated sales staff and activities, will include sales oversight as specified for Commercial Landscape Center / will-call activities. Effectively staffs and directs a respected sales team and provides leadership towards the achievement of maximum profitability and growth in line with company visions, values, and budgets. Establishes plans and strategies to expand our customer base, contributes to sales development and marketing programs, including training and educational programs for clients and Sales Representatives. Click here for complete job description.
IN-SIDE SALES REPRESENTATIVE: Responsible for the executing counter sales, phone orders, development, and fulfillment for product & client sales activities. The position will serve specifically as a front line sales representative to clients and will-call customers. Effectively assists in and is responsible for implementing sales, pricing orders as directed by company, inventory availability, processing orders, and effectively sells product. Activities shall include processing paperwork, arranging delivery, and order fulfillment. Assists in answering inbound calls including taking messages, and performing other duties as assigned by management. Must have product knowledge and is familiar with product availability, and may sell all products offered by the business. Click here for complete job description.
FOR EMPLOYMENT CONTACT: Jon Ewing (858) 229-9893; firstname.lastname@example.org Tom Ewing (619) 517-0100; email@example.com
Sales Lead Nursery – Orchard Supply Hardware, Millbrae, CA
Orchard Supply Hardware (OSH) is a leading regional home improvement retailer operating 80 full-service hardware and garden stores located throughout California and in Portland, Oregon and headquartered in San Jose, California. Orchard stores offer a comprehensive selection of hardware, lawn and garden, and specialty products. The company has a rich heritage and was founded in 1931 as a farmers' cooperative in the Santa Clara Valley offering supplies to local growers. Over subsequent years, the company focused on the retail customer, the do it yourself customer. It became known for offering a strong in-stock position, high customer service, and a broad assortment even though it did not offer building commodities (such as lumber).
In September 2013, Lowe’s Companies acquired Orchard with the intent on positioning Orchard as America’s Neighborhood Hardware Store. In 2016, Orchard will continue to expand within California as well as in a new market, the Miami/Fort Lauderdale area. Lowe’s will operate the business as a stand-alone entity which will continue to be based in San Jose, California.
We are looking for individuals that enjoy working with plants and offering solutions to people that are trying to take their yards from ordinary to extraordinary. The ideal candidate for Nursery Sales Lead is inquisitive, energetic, has a desire to learn, and most importantly has a passion to serve customers. What does passion to serve mean at Orchard? It’s pretty simple; Sales Leads need to engage with all of our customers, get an understanding of their needs and do everything possible to ensure they leave totally satisfied with their shopping experience. With that a successful Nursery Sales Lead will have customers returning for expert advice for their future gardening needs
Sloat Garden Center -- Marin & San Francisco
Sloat Garden Center is hiring nursery professionals to fill openings at our stores in San Francisco and Marin. California Certified Nurserypersons have the advantage of experience and knowledge which dictates a higher starting wage than their peers. In addition, Sloat Garden Center pays a yearly bonus of $1200 dollars if the CCNP status is maintained. Further, we will pay your yearly registration. The CCNP status qualifies the candidate for buying positions within the store as well as more responsibility than a regular Nurseryperson. Sloat Garden Center generally promotes from within to management and assistant manager positions. Other full time benefits include:
Sloat Garden Center encourages our team members to utilize their creativity for display and merchandising while giving them the autonomy to so. So, while the job of a certified nurseryperson is physically demanding, it is also creatively rewarding. You must have the ability to stand or walk for long periods of time and in all types of weather. You must be able to lift up to 50 pounds repetitively. Weekend availability is a must. A clean driving record and current license is beneficial. Math sufficient to operate a cash register, handle money, and use a calculator is essential.
Interested parties are invited to apply directly at the store.
An application can be downloaded here.
A list of locations now hiring can be found here.