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Delivery Driver / Maintenance (Retail-Garden Center)

Armstrong Garden Centers Morena, CA
  • Posted: 10 days ago
  • Part-Time

“Gardening without Guesswork”

Armstrong Garden Centers, serving 125+ years, is a leader in the Garden Center Industry and is on the search for exceptional candidates to join our retail garden center teams. Are you driven? Passionate? Willing to Serve? Our comprehensive program provides you with the seeds of knowledge to be successful with us.

Summary Duties and Responsibilities:

This position is a key part of the overall success of the nursery and helps maintain plants quality and store cleanliness.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide exceptional customer service
  • Assist in home deliveries and customer carry-outs
  • Ability to navigate store territories and customer home locations
  • Exceptional time management skills and the ability to multi-task and plan delivery routes
  • Respectfully maintain company property; work truck, materials, etc.
  • Respectfully maintain customer property and product purchases
  • Exceptional communication and the ability to handle customer service questions
  • General nursery clean-up: sweeping, dusting, washing windows, restroom clean-up
  • Watering and fertilizing all sections of nursery
  • Price and stock inventory
  • Register functions
  • Assist in customer carry-outs
  • Read and learn about product lines carried in the Garden Center
  • Follow safe work practices and report any unsafe working conditions to management
  • Perform other related duties and assignments as requested

Education, Prior Work Experience and Specialized Skills and Knowledge:

Personable, outgoing individual, willing to learn nursery person skills; enthusiastic, self-motivated individual.

Compensation – We have great benefits! (Benefits available to full-time associates)

  • Medical, dental, life insurance after 30 days
  • Paid holidays and paid vacation after 90 days
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • 401K
  • Hourly rate will commensurate with experience

Work Schedule- What to expect!

· Garden Center hours (variable with season), weekends required

Physical Environment/Working Conditions- Safety First!

Requires extensive use of back, legs, knees, arms, feet and hands for lifting, stooping, squatting, bending, twisting, kneeling, pulling, pushing, reaching overhead, and walking. Unassisted lifting limits between 30 and 50 lbs. Individuals may be required to do any or all of these situations throughout the work day, with an emphasis on walking and standing for a major portion of the day. The outside environment will comprise most of the day with some inside building activity.

Grooming Standards- Our Brand Promise!

Neat and clean grooming standards apply to all employees of Armstrong Garden

Armstrong Garden Centers

Why Work Here?

Incredible opportunities for growth in an EMPLOYEE OWNED company!!

At Armstrong Garden Centers, our primary focus is to provide proactive customer service, so we can take the guesswork out of gardening for our customers. As an employee-owned company, we take pride in working for the largest independent garden center in the US and your hard work contributes to increasing the value of our stock and builds your future at Armstrong; learn more in our Employee-Ownership section. If you love helping people we want you on our team; we can help you develop your green thumb. Armstrong Garden Centers has 31 locations in California with 29 Southern California stores and two stores in the San Francisco Bay Area. Visit our History page to learn how it all began in 1889. Join a team with opportunities for career growth and development not only within Armstrong Garden Centers but also at our sister company, Pike Nurseries in Georgia.

Address

1364 Morena Blvd, San Diego Ca 92110
Morena, CA
USA

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