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Seasonal Sales Associate

Organization: Sunnyside Nursery
Job Category: Retail Nursery
Job Type: Seasonal
Experience Requirement: 1-2 years

Job Description

Sunnyside Nursery is growing and we need friendly people to add to our nursery team! We are looking for full-time & part-time seasonal retail sales help. Applicants must be experienced in plant knowledge & care. Sales Associates need to be able to learn, have some sales skills, and help answer customer questions while guiding them to the best products to fit their needs. From time to time, sales associates will also help unload trucks, price products, water and all of the typical things required for a retail garden center to succeed.


  • Assist customers in locating plant materials and hard goods for purchase.
  • Properly water, groom and care of all types of annual plants.
  • Organize and space plants as directed, along with adjusting/replacing tags as needed.
  • Must be able to work effectively within a team and individually.
  • Help unload deliveries and stock new products.


  • Must be in good physical condition, with the ability to regularly lift 25-50 lbs. (repeatedly overhead and with additional assistance at times), be able to stand for long periods of time and work in all kinds of weather.
  • Be able to focus, prioritize and maintain excellent customer service in a fast paced environment. This includes being able to work in close proximity with many people and distractions.
  • Be able to follow effectively detailed written and/or oral directions.
  • Must be able to understand and follow the proper chain of command within the company.
  • Must be willing to learn and be comfortable asking questions.
  • Must work with co-workers in a positive and effective manner.
  • Available to work some weekends and holidays, especially Mother’s Day!
  • Must be familiar with seasonal / annuals, perennials, herbs and veggies environment and plant care.

Job Types: Seasonal Full-time, Part-time

COVID-19 considerations:
All customers and employees are required to wear a mask. Common surfaces are cleaned and sanitized regularly. Customer curbside pickup is available upon request.

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