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Nursery/ Garden Center Retail Associates                    

Lee Highway Nursery, LLC – Warrenton, VA

Job Description

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Lee Highway Nursery is a full service Nursery, Garden Center and Landscaping company located in Warrenton, Virginia. We are seeking a full time Sales Associate for our Nursery/Garden Center.

Must be a hardworking, dependable horticulture professional with exceptional salesmanship.

Prior experience with skid loader and delivery truck operation are a plus.

Must be available to work weekends.

 General Responsibilities

·         Answering of garden center phones

·         Actively selling and promoting garden center and nursery stock items to walk in customers

·         Ability to answer customer horticultural questions and guide to proper items

·         Be under general direction of garden center manager

·         Loading, lifting, and un-loading of trees, shrubs, flowers, and crates ability to lift min. 50lbs.

·         Maintaining plant materials via pruning, watering, and cleaning flower displays

·         Ability to complete sales via Computer POS cash register system

·         A general knowledge of plants, fertilizers, soil amendments, and pesticides a plus but not required

·         Ability to load/ un-load materials with a bob-cat wheel loader a plus

 

Education, training, experience:

Equivalent industry experience preferred but not required.
Good plant background knowledge required
Industry related retail management experience required.
Basic computer skills including MS office, quickbooks, quickbooks POS, and credit card system
Valid Driver License
Ability to work extended hours during busy season
Ability to operate skid steer loader and small dump truck.
Great attitude, customer service skills, organized and a multi-tasker

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

·         Nursery, greenhouse, garden center experience: 1 year

 

Required education:

·         High school or equivalent

 

Salary will be negotiable with experience and qualifications..

Landscape Foreman                                                      

 

Lee Highway Nursery, LLC – Madison/ Warrenton, VA

Job Description

Lee Highway Nursery is an EOE Landscaping/Nursery business located in Madison & Warrenton VA.      
We are looking for experienced landscape foremen that have a positive attitude along with great leadership skills and an eye for detail. Our crew leaders & members are responsible for completing jobs on time and to our high quality standards. At this time we are only looking for experienced individuals with a strong back ground in planting installation, equipment operation, crew management and some hardscape installation.

 Candidates for this job must be familiar in all phases of landscape construction including: planting, grading, paver patio, walkway, retaining wall installations, bob-cat and small equipment operation. Our crew leaders are responsible for all phases of the job start to finish. Attention to detail and great customer service skills are a must.

-Crew leaders with experience in grading, planting and sod installation go to the top of the list minimum of 1 year experience for this position.

This is a full time year round positions with competitive pay and benefits. We offer paid holidays, vacation time and a benefits package. Please only respond if you meet or exceed the following criteria and are able to send a resume. If no resume then please send work history to be considered.

– Valid V.A. drivers license with a clean record.
– Minimum of 1 year Landscape/ hardscape installation experience.
– Ability to work Monday thru Friday 8-10 hours per day.
– Can drive a truck and trailer. (Also able to back up trailer)
– Have extensive experience with Bobcat/ skid steer, Trenchers, Mini-ex , Tampers, Etc.
– Ability to read blue prints. (not a must but helpful)
– Have plant material id and installation knowledge. (not a must but very helpful)

– Ability to obtain and maintain a Virginia Certified Pesticide applicators license within 60 days of employment.
– Able to lead a team of others and take responsibility for the job they do.
– Enjoy working outside in various weather conditions.
– Take pride in the work you complete.
– Looking to join a growing company that your skills can be put to the test and rewarded!

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

·         Landscape/ Hardscape: 1 year

Required education:

·         High school or equivalent