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Madeline George Hiring:

Retail Nursery Inventory Manager

Position Type: Permanent Part-time position approx. 15 hours a week; 

Mon – Fri from 9am – 12 noon

Hourly Wage: Depending on experience

Submit resume together with letter of introduction and interest via e-mail to Kecia Carlson at kcarlson@madelinegeorge.com

Qualifications:

  • 2 years of experience with inventory management in a small retail and/or nursery business
  • Experience with inventory process and management systems including ordering and freight management, receiving, pricing, stocking, credit processing and adjustments
  • Excellent attention to detail coupled with a high level of accuracy in math, accounting, proofing and data entry
  • Willingness to learn and become proficient with industry specific software requiring zero-error data entry
  • Positive, can-do, creative, solution-oriented, team-driven attitude
  • Ability to take direction, work independently and balance multi-tasking
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and Outlook; and experience with inventory management software program
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds and work outside in all types of weather year round
  • Willingness to continue to learn and implement knowledge and skills in the nursery
  • Educational background, training, and certifications as applicable


Responsibilities:

  • Embrace the vision of Madeline George Garden Design & Nursery and support our mission and strategies
  • Interface with department managers on ordering products including; keep list of product needs as advised by managers; prepare inventory reports for managers use; verify order acknowledgements and make adjustments as needed; input acknowledgments into inventory software (Counterpoint) as receivers; verify shipping/freight costs; track and update delivery dates; and related tasks
  • Create and manage receivers (vendor order acknowledgments) in Counterpoint including creating inventory items as needed, pricing products within required margins, processing receivers timely, generating labels, processing credits for non-received, damaged or otherwise missing product, and finalizing and adjusting freight and freight claims
  • Assist department managers with pricing products and inventory adjustments as needed
  • Complete inventory adjustments daily including pot ups, damage, INF, marketing and nursery supplies
  • Assist and supervise in unloading of trucks and unboxing of product, verifying product received to order acknowledgment and requesting credits as needed
  • Participate in weekly manager’s meeting regarding inventory management matters
  • Present and report on category margins, turns, loss ratios and certain product performance reports
  • Be sensitive to customer and team needs and step in as appropriate to provide assistance to meet customer needs
  • Be a valuable and creative resource to our team and indirectly our customers using your knowledge and skills to create excellence in operations and exceed customer expectations

Madeline George Hiring:

Administrative Assistant for Garden Center, Nursery, & Design Office

Position Type: Permanent Part-time position Monday – Friday 8:30am – 12:30pm

Hourly Wage: Depending on Experience

Submit resume together with letter of introduction and interest via e-mail to Kecia Carlson at:
kcarlson@madelinegeorge.com


Qualifications:

3-5 years of experience in a busy office environment with direct customer service interface

3-5 years of experience with office management experience with multiple lines of business

Excellent attention to detail coupled with a high level of accuracy in proofing and data entry

Excellent organization skills

Excellent ability to represent the business and interface with customers to exceed their expectations

Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office including word, outlook and excel; general knowledge of Quickbooks to prepare estimates, invoices and process accounts receivable and employee file set up.

Positive, can-do, creative, solution-oriented, team-driven attitude

Ability to take direction, work independently and balance multi-tasking in noisy environment

Ability to lift 20 pounds and work outside from time to time in all types of weather year round

Interest in design, plants, d├ęcor and creating outdoor environments

Educational background, training, and certifications as applicable


Responsibilities:

  • Embrace the vision of Madeline George Garden Design & Nursery and support our mission and strategies
  • Provide superior customer service; develop a rapport and relationship with our customers
  • Handle daily office matters including opening and directing mail, directing and responding to email, processing bank deposits, maintain office supplies and equipment, etc.
  • Enter customer information into Counterpoint daily and maintain accuracy of customer database;
  • Respond to customer inquiries for products and services; prepare customer orders and quotes for products, delivery and installation; track orders and advise upon receipt; coordinate delivery and installation between customer and installer; processing invoices
  • Coordinate design and event consultations with customers including setting appointments, preparing estimates and related work; processing invoices
  • Assist with management of vendor files including maintain vendor library; assisting inventory manager, department managers and accounting manager with requests for information, order placement, credit requests, order status and related work;
  • Preparing weekly inventory management reports and reviewing for errors, correcting same and providing training
  • Participate in weekly manager’s meeting, prepare agenda and keep meeting notes; assist gm in tracking completion of assigned tasks
  • Process applications for employment; assist with hiring process including setting appointments, processing paperwork, employee orientation and counterpoint training; entering time into QB; maintain and post work schedule, employee contact list; process staff communications; etc.
  • Weekly filing of all paperwork; maintain and stock forms, gift certificates, customer request forms, etc.
  • Assist the general manager, managers and designer to realize management efficiencies
  • Be a dynamic resource to our team and customers using your skills and knowledge to create an efficient and pleasurable work environment

Madeline George Hiring:

Retail Nursery Assistant I

Position Type: Part-time (16 - 20 hours a week)

Seasonal position March through mid-November

Available Shifts: 8/9 am to 12/1 pm Sun/Mon/Tues/Wed

8/9 am to 12/1 pm Wed/Thurs/Fri/Sat

1 – 5/6pm Sun/Mon/Tues/Wed

1 – 5/6pm Wed/Thurs/Fri/Sat

Hourly Wage: Depending on experience

Submit resume together with letter of introduction via e-mail to Kecia Carlson at: kcarlson@madelinegeorge.com

Responsibilities:

  • Acknowledge and assist customers with their needs, provide direction and otherwise assist in providing a pleasant shopping experience
  • Performing garden and nursery related tasks including watering, deadheading, pruning, fertilizing, etc.
  • Unloading plants, hard goods and other materials from delivery trucks
  • Pricing and stocking of plants, hard goods and other materials
  • Assisting customers with purchase of plant materials and products, including processing basic POS transactions and loading materials into customer cars
  • Assisting with merchandising and facilities maintenance as directed
  • Developing a wonderful rapport and relationships with our customers

Qualifications:

  • Attention to detail and comfortable with repetitive type work
  • Able to stand for long periods of time with minimal breaks
  • Able to lift up to 25 pounds and easily bend, lift and squat regularly
  • Able to work outside in all types of weather year round
  • Positive, can-do, creative, solution-oriented and initiative taking attitude
  • Able to take direction, work independently and balance multi-tasking
  • Team oriented
  • Proficient in basic computer skills
  • Willingness to learn and implement knowledge and skills in the nursery
  • Interest in plants, gardening and landscaping
  • Educational background, training, and certifications as applicable


Madeline George Hiring:

Retail Nursery Sales Assistant

Part-time 8 - 12 hours a week including a Saturday OR Sunday

Available shifts: Thur/Fri/Sat 10 to 2 OR Sun/Mon/Tues 10 - 2

Seasonal position March through October

Hourly Wage: Depending on experience and knowledge

Submit resume together with letter of introduction via e-mail to Kecia Carlson at: kcarlson@madelinegeorge.com

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting customers with plant guidance and selection based on their specific needs, including asking appropriate questions and looking at customer pictures to make thoughtful recommendations
  • Providing landscape and garden design guidance including layout examples, simple sketches or lists of plant compositions
  • Coaching customers on proper planting and plant care techniques, products and tools
  • Directing customers to proper garden tools, supplies, pesticides, etc. based on described needs or problems
  • Processing transactions on the POS system, including customer orders for pick up, delivery and planting
  • Assisting with merchandising and facilities maintenance as directed
  • Performing nursery and garden related tasks such as watering, deadheading, pruning, fertilizing, etc.
  • Unloading plants, hard goods and other materials from delivery trucks
  • Pricing and stocking of plants, hard goods and other materials
  • Developing a wonderful rapport and relationships with our customers
  • Serving as a resource to our customers for gardening information
  • Acquiring and sharing reliable knowledge about Treasure Valley gardening and landscaping with our customers

Qualifications:

  • Excellent knowledge about plants and gardening in the Treasure Valley
  • Ability to stand long periods of time with minimal breaks
  • Able to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Able to easily bend, lift and squat regularly
  • Able to work outside in all types of weather year round
  • 2-3 years of customer service or sales work in a retail nursery
  • Positive, can-do, creative, solution-oriented and initiative taking attitude
  • Able to take direction, work independently and balance multi-tasking
  • Team oriented
  • Proficient in basic computer skills
  • Willingness to learn and implement knowledge and skills in the nursery
  • Educational background, training, and certifications as applicable


Franz Witte Hiring:

Sales Staff Member

Email Resume to:

hr@franzwitte.com

If you are looking for a "cool", hardworking organization to be a part of, look no further! We are currently seeking Sales Staff Members to join our team.

Skills We're Seeking:

  • Desire to be positive team player
  • Good communication Skills / Basic Spanish and/or desire to learn a plus
  • General plant knowledge
  • General computer knowledge

All employees will be subject to pre-employment and random drug testing.

What You'll Do:

  • You'll provide all retail customers with the best service possible.
  • You'll be able to complete any sale from greeting, to processing the sale and assist with loading the customer purchase in their vehicle.
  • Answer Nursery-related phone calls
  • Assess plant material and watering needs.
  • Keep office clean, free of clutter, and in a general professional appearance.
  • Maintain constant communication.

$8-12/Hour

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Franz Witte Hiring:

Retail Nursery Manager

Email Resume to:

hr@franzwitte.com

or apply in person

If you are looking for a “cool”, hardworking organization to be a part of, look no further! We are currently seeking a Nursery Retail Manager to join our team. 

Skills We’re Seeking:

  • 2 year’s experience in the industry
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Extensive Plant knowledge
  • Ability to pass the Certified Nurseryman Exam
  • Experience managing people
  • Sales knowledge

All employees will be subject to pre-employment and random drug testing.


What You’ll Do:

  • Participate with management group in developing a strategic plan for nursery division
  • Responsible for managing, recruiting, hiring, training and evaluating performance of nursery employees for compliance with established company policies, procedures, objectives and contributions in achieving objective
  • Be responsible for yearly purchasing plan for inventory as well as all aspects of pricing, ordering, shipping, approving invoices, quality control, etc.
  • Management of nursery computers and POS system and all related data kept in nursery files and database
  • Represent and promote the company at social, political, industry association and other functions related to business

Phone: 208-681-4769 

Fax: 208-529-0832

Email: abates@inlagrow.org

Mailing Address:

PO Box 2065, Idaho Falls, ID 83403

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