Owego & Endicott Agway is seeking a highly reliable individual, for part-time/full-time position for the Spring/Summer 2017 season. Applicants must be enthusiastic and willing to work with fellow employees and customers. Knowledge of plants and live goods is not required but recommended, or willingness to learn and take direction from management (Intern Position)
Duties & Requirements include but are not limited to:
Receiving of Live Goods.
Maintenance of Live Goods.
Product advice for customers.
Strong commitment to customer service in a retail environment.
Ability to manage time, and complete tasks on an individual basis.
Strong social skills, problem solving skills.
Provide leadership and work direction to a small team of employees.
Handle opening and closing procedures.
Knowledge of products on hand and willing to learn products on hand.
Must have moderate reading, writing, and mathematical skills.
Must be willing to learn and use Point Of Sale system.
Must have the ability to bend, sit, stand, reach, and lift items weighing 25 pounds or more, on a regular basis.
Must be able to work inside and outside and be exposed to weather of all sorts.
Must have willingness to learn all aspets of retail.
Must be reliable, energetic, and able to work 30+ hours/week. Must be willing to work weekends.
Applicant must have reliable transportation, be responsible & friendly, be a team player and be able to communicate easily with co-workers and customers.
Applicant should be willing to learn all aspects of retail. There is an opportunity for advancement.
Retail & Nursery/Garden Experience Preferred, but we are willing to teach the right individual. We are looking for someone who will offer a focus on customer relations for both retail and wholesale purchases. You will offer information and insight to customers when choosing products, as well as handle the customer's final sale. You will be responsible for creatively arranging endcaps, product displays, and aisle product. You will have to maintain and keep up your designated areas and other duties as necessary.
Minimum Applicant Requirements:
High School Diploma or GED.
NO PHONE CALLS/EMAILS WILL BE ACCEPTED
Pick up an application at Owego or Endicott Agway.