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Department Manager - Nursery

Company: SiteOne Landscape Supply
Location: Greenwich
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Job Description:

Company Overview

SiteOne associates are customer obsessed, always safe, continuously improving, and having fun! Whether you are experienced in the green industry, a professional looking for a career change, or a new graduate or veteran transitioning into the workforce, we are confident you will find opportunity and reward with SiteOne.

SiteOne Landscape Supply is the largest and only national wholesale distributor of landscaping products in the United States and Canada. With over 700 branches across the U.S. and Canada, we offer a comprehensive selection of products including: irrigation supplies, fertilizer and control products, nursery goods, hardscapes, landscape lighting, drainage and erosion control products, tools, and other landscaping accessories and supplies.

Position Overview

We are looking for an experienced nursery expert to oversee our fast paced Greenwich nursery yard. Reporting to the Branch Manager, the Nursery Manager will be responsible for the following activities:

  • Maintain a clean and presentable nursery yard
  • Manage a yard sales team responsible for assisting customers in product selection and loading
  • Manage a shipping and receiving team responsible for the unloading of incoming plant material
  • Maintain plant health, viability, and appearance
  • Understand and run irrigation system daily
  • Create a positive environment for employees which encourages teamwork in alignment with SiteOne DNA.
  • Train and develop agronomic staff to be knowledgeable of the product line and customer needs to support achievement of departmental sales goals.
  • Support other branch departments and customers as needed.Skills We Are Seeking

    What you'll need:
    • 1-3 years' experience in the green industry and an understanding of landscape, hardscape, nursery, or irrigation products preferred
    • Excellent customer service and management skills
    • Experience with sales and operations planning and forecasting
    • Understanding of accounting fundamentals; including debits, credits, accounts receivable, accounts payable and budgets.
    • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
    • High school diploma or equivalentPerks:
      • Weekly Paychecks with DailyPay available!
      • Competitive Compensation
      • Medical, Dental and Vision plans
      • Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays
      • 401k with company match
      • Tuition Reimbursement
      • Lucrative Associate Referral Program
      • Company Apparel and Work Boot Vouchers
      • Opportunity for Advancement
      • Paid Training and Business Certifications Available
      • Free Counseling Services/Employee Assistance Program
      • Life Insurance and Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance
      • Product Discounts
      • Most Branches never work Sundays!THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS NOT INTENDED TO BE AN EXHAUSTIVE LIST OF ALL RESPONSIBILITIES, DUTIES AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED OF INDIVIDUALS PERFORMING THE JOB. THE QUALIFICATIONS DETAILED IN THIS JOB DESCRIPTION ARE NOT CONSIDERED THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS NECESSARY TO PERFORM THE JOB, BUT RATHER AS GUIDELINES. THEY MAY VARY FROM POSITION TO POSITION.

        Required
        Preferred
        Job Industries
        • Agriculture & Environment

Keywords: SiteOne Landscape Supply, Greenwich , Department Manager - Nursery, Executive , Greenwich, Connecticut

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