Position Title: Greenhouse/Nursery Sales Clerk (Seasonal/Part-Time)
Location: IFA Country Store in Ogden, Utah
Expiration Date: Friday, March 31, 2017
INTERMOUNTAIN FARMERS ASSOCIATION, an intermountain agricultural and retail cooperative, is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of GREENHOUSE/NURSERY SALES CLERK (SEASONAL/PART-TIME) at the IFA Country Store in Ogden, Utah.
SUMMARY: We are looking for seasonal or part-time employees who have experience working in a nursery or greenhouse setting who can join our team during our busy season. Ideally we would like to find someone who has such a passion for trees, shrubs, garden plants, and other green goods that they have it flowing through their veins. Someone who is extremely knowledgeable about plants and teaching others how to successfully grown and maintain them. If this sounds like you, then we would really like to talk to you.
- Increase garden center sales by presenting a professionally merchandised, clean and well maintained garden center
- Ensure plants and green goods are watered and cared for each day
- Provide excellent customer service by educating customers on proper care for trees, shrubs, bushes and other garden center plants
- Maintain appropriate levels of inventory on products in the store by keeping accurate inventory reports and conducting regular inventory audits
- Look for opportunities to increase average sales amount per transaction by implementing effective sales and cross-selling techniques
- Assist customers with purchases at cashier desk when needed
QUALIFICATIONS: High diploma, GED or equivalent required. 3-5 years of experience in nursery or greenhouse operations highly desired. A passion and excitement for a variety of different plants and green goods with an advanced level of knowledge and experience in gardening and plant care. Able to lift 50 lbs. often throughout shift. Able to be on feet for eight hours during shift. Exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills with multi-tasking capabilities.
If you meet the qualifications for this position, please submit a current resume to the Ogden IFA Country Store
Or, apply in person at:
1069 West 12th Street
Ogden, Utah 84404