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Nursery Manager

Organization: Portland Avenue Nursery
City: Tacoma
Job Category: Retail Nursery
Job Type: Full-Time
Experience Requirement: 3-5 years

Job Description

PURPOSE


To lead a team providing exceptional customer service while sustaining PAN’s core focus of a clean, organized and topquality nursery

 

 



ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Teamlead for customer relations: checkout, returns, special conditions & communication bridge between customers and purchasing

Oversee training of seasonal employees

Assist Purchasing and Receiving with logistical / communication needs

Supplemental purchasing

Supplemental sales and quality control

Oversee social media / marketing / website

Oversee organization and structure of network files

Oversee nursery supplies/consumables

 

 



REQUIRED SKILLS AND EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE



4 years college degree or 5 years nursery or related experience

3 years employee management experience with proven ability to motivate and lead

Computer proficiency

Educator that effectively communicates with coworkers and customers

Strong workethic / selfmotivated

Resilient problem solver

Organized w/ high attention to detail

Strong project management, prioritization and multitasking skills

Physically fit (Lift 50 lbs., stand, stoop, bend, pull heavy hoses and other physical demands without accommodations)

 

 



PREFERRED SKILLS / HOBBIES

Knowledge of and passion for plants

Retail nursery watering

Photography

Light duty construction

Forklift / small equipment operation

How to Apply