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Garden Center Sales- Sunstar Nurseries

Mar 06, 2019

SUNSTAR NURSERIES
POSITION: GARDEN CENTER SALES
Sunstar Nurseries Ltd., a recognized grower and supplier of quality plants, is
currently seeking motivated individuals to work at our Garden Center located in
Edmonton. Full-time and part-time positions are available. Preference will be given
to applicants who have a working knowledge through education and/or experience in
horticulture with an emphasis on landscape ornamentals. Previous sales and customer
relations experience is a definite asset. These characteristics are not required but would
be very helpful. Full Time and Part Time required.
Responsibilities include:
a) Customer Service and Sales:
- providing information and recommendations.
- recording purchase transactions
- communication and general public relations.
b) Garden Center Maintenance and Appearance:
- organizing, weeding, pruning, watering of plants.
- maintaining general cleanliness/ tidiness of selling lot and store area.
- signage, tagging, and pricing.
c) Assisting in Other Related Activities as Required.
Qualifications:
a) A positive work ethic and attitude and a willingness to learn are essential.
b) Good working knowledge of ornamental horticulture applicable to Alberta,
including plant identification, biology and landscape design. This is an asset but not
required.
c) Effective communication skills and attention to detail.
d) The ability to take responsibility and work with a minimum of supervision.
e) Good physical condition and mindful of personal appearance.
f) Those who are presently enrolled in or have completed the Landscape Gardener
Apprenticeship Program or other post-secondary horticultural programs are
encouraged to apply.
Wages: $16 ph starting - Higher wages considered for education in horticulture
Start Date: April/May 2019
Candidates should apply by submitting a current resume in confidence to:
Att: Personnel Department Fax#: 780 – 472 - 9218
Sunstar Nurseries Ltd. E-mail: intosunstar@telusplanet.net
810 - 167 ave N.E. Website:www.sunstarnurseries.com
Edmonton, AB T5Y 6K9 NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. We
thank all applicants in advance for their interest.

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