Employment Opportunities

 

ASSISTANT GARDEN CENTER MANAGER – 

 Lee Highway Nursery is looking for enthusiastic, energetic, assistant garden center manager sales team leader! Ideal candidate should be self-motivated, team -player, with some experience in garden center/ nursery operations. We are looking for an individual with an upbeat, positive attitude; someone who is customer service focused.

Responsibilities include:

-This positions supports the garden center manager in staff and sales operations.

-Use of point of sale software, cash register and credit card machine purchases for individual sales. ( Ability to train in sales systems)

-General merchandising set up and unloading of nursery and garden center goods

-Assisting customers with plant selections, and decisions

-Loading materials and plants for customers

-Pulling and assembling nursery stock for landscape job work orders

-Answering phones and general plant questions

– Watering and maintaining plant material

-Cleaning displays and keeping general premise neat and tidy

General requirements:

– At least 1 year horticultural management experience

-Ability to work outside in variable weather conditions

-Ability to lift at least 50 lbs.

-General horticultural and plant knowledge (Certified Horticulturalist preferred but not necessary)

– Flexible hours and ability to adapt to changing schedule

– Must work weekends

-Must have more experience and knowledge than backyard or personal gardening for this position.

-Valid drivers license

-Must pass drug screening test at time of employment

Benefits :

– Health, dental, vision insurance available to full time employees after 90 days employment

-Discounts on all plants, softscape and hardscape materials

-Paid vacation days after 90 days employment

-Flexible schedule in off-season months

Contact :

Please email resume to Mary Austin Lee Highway Nursery

Lee Highway Nursery

7185 Burke Lane

Warrenton Virginia 20186

Mary Austin – Garden Center Manager

540-347-5640

Job Type: Full-time

 

LANDSCAPE TEAM MEMBERS

Lee Highway Nursery LLC is seeking lawn and landscape professionals to join our team and grow with us!We are currently looking to fill positions for our landscape crews.

Lee Highway Nursery, LLC is a DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE!

-Valid driver’s license and clean driving record necessary!

-Ability to drive truck and trailer combos.

-Ability to make and undertake direction from supervisors and see those tasks to completion.

-Must have a minimum of 1 year of experience in the landscape industry.

-Candidate should have an understanding of general horticultural techniques needed to achieve required production and company standards.

-Good written and oral communication necessary.

-General Turf, Plant, Tree, Weed, and Disease identification necessary.

-Understanding of landscape plans, designs, and proper horticultural techniques. Irrigation, hardscape, snow removal, water features, and lighting knowledge a plus.

-Candidates must either have or be able to obtain a Registered Pesticide Technicians license within 60 days of employment.

We offer competitive pay with opportunity for growth, one week paid vacation after one continuous year of employment and two weeks paid vacation after three years of continuous employment, and a SIMPLE IRA retirement benefit plan after one year of continuous employment.Email us to set up an interview and attach a resume as well as a valid driver’s license and a telephone number.

Applicants must be able to furnish a copy of their DMV record. Emails with a valid telephone number and attached resume will be considered only!

Thank you for your interest and we look forward to hearing from you!

Job Type: Full-time