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Corporate Positions
 
Business to Business (B2B) Sales and Service

Position Summary

Our Business to Business (B2B) division is growing and we see great potential for this area. By dedicating the appropriate staff to help us build the category, we intend to expand our focus to new sectors, as well as develop additional services by the experts at Sheridan.

Accountabilities

The B2B Sales and Service role will be responsible for the fufilment of B2B deliveries and installations in the GTA
and will report to Brenda Luckhardt,
B2B Marketing & Development Manager.

Skills Required

We have an immediate need for a person who is outgoing, energetic and willing to grow as the business grows. Current duties will include product delivery and installations, guest interaction, and in some cases heavy lifting will be required. Sales and design skills are not mandatory, however are an asset, specifically as this division grows and new sales team members are needed. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are essential.

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.
 

If this sounds like a position you are interested in, apply in confidence to Grace Williams at

Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Grace Williams
12302 10th Line
Georgetown, ON L4G 4S7
E-mail: gwilliams@sheridannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Sheridan Nurseries is an equal opportunity employer and will make accommodations available to applicants with disabilities upon request and throughout the entire recruitment process.
 

 
Seasonal Plant Product Manager, Full Time, Permanent

About the job
This corporate role involves overseeing all purchasing aspects of the Seasonal Plant product lines including annuals, houseplants, water plants, wreaths/boughs, cut trees, custom design, floral, seeds and bulbs. Reporting directly to the Vice President, Marketing and Purchasing, this position requires travel to local retailers, international and local trade shows as well as our own locations. This position requires occasional evening and weekend work as necessary.

 

Your Accountabilities
- Responsible for meeting Key Performance Metrics of the commodity groups assigned
- Sourcing, negotiating pricing, booking and coordinating product shipments with suppliers
- Developing marketing and promotional strategies
- Facilitating product pricing, deliveries and quality control
- Supporting the retail stores with product presentation and merchandising guidelines
- Demonstrating and executing corporate standards
- Other duties as assigned

 

Your Values
- Extensive knowledge of the product lines with quality experience in purchasing or retailing
- Strong negotiating skills
- Demonstrated creativity and attention to detail
- Understanding of consumer purchasing and a keen eye for spotting trends
- Effective communication skills (written, electronic and verbal)
- Ability to work individually and as part of a team
- Ability to work in a fast paced environment with exceptional time management skills
- Proven leadership abilities
- Advanced computer skills and POS experience is an asset.


Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Grace Williams
12302 10th Line
Georgetown, Ontario
L7G 4S7
E-mail: gwilliams@sheridannurseries.com

 

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Nursery Positions
 
Grower/Management Intern, Full Time, Permanent


About the Job
The purpose of this position is to find the right individual who can develop and take on a leadership position in our Nursery. Over 2 years we will give you training and exposure as you rotate through the different stages of planning, growing and production. You will be challenged to learn and take on progressively more responsibility.

The program begins with one month of training, and then follows our crops through the annual cycle of potting, growing, assembly/shipping and winterizing.

Your Accountabilities
• Maintaining a positive attitude and approach to learning; quickly apply your learning
• Complete training in Safety, Operations and Growing
• Learn by doing, hands on work with plants, alongside crew hands on
• Supervise crews and take responsibility for Safety, Quality and Productivity
• Tackle projects as assigned by Farm Manager and Vice President Operations

Your Values
• Solid work ethic, with a willingness to learn and constantly improve
• Well organized with good record keeping and computer (Excel) skills
• Excellent communication and problem solving skills
• Flexibility and ability to adjust to a quickly changing environment
• Ability to work long hours in spring and summer including evenings/weekends in an outdoor environment
• Previous supervisory experience in a manufacturing or horticultural environment beneficial
• Horticulture, Forestry or Environmental diploma/degree an asset
• A passion for plants

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up and walking for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.
Apply to:
Yvonne Devogel-Anderson
Fax: 905 873-1695
Email: yanderson@sheridannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

 
General Farm Labour

Position Summary

These full time seasonal positions are in Gerogetown Ontario. The positions involve repetitive work which may include pruning, potting, and plant maintenance up to and including early spring.  Must be able to work in a fast paced and physically demanding environment often outside in inclement weather conditions. Will require evening and weekend work, depending on seasonal weather patterns.

Accountabilities

  • Communicate effectively for job requirements and safety
  • Meet daily targets for quality and productivity

Requirements

  • Work well with others in a team environment
  • Must be in good physical condition and enjoy work in outdoor conditions
  • Requires your own transportation arrangements to the Nursery

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up and walking for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.


We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Retail Garden Centre Positions
Georgetown  
Job Fair!

To Be Announced.

Check back late February for dates!

Georgetown  
Sales Associates, Seasonal, Part Time

About the Job

The duties of this position include the selling, stocking, merchandising, and overall assistance with our any product lines and categories around the store.


Your Accountabilities

- Responsible for selling our guests the complete solution and providing them excellent guest service.
- Implementing sales strategies.
- Assist in all other areas as assigned.

Your Values

- Experience in retailing.
- Enthusiastic approach to guests.
- This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.


Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Eduardo Rivero Yon
12302 10th Line
Georgetown, ON
L7G 4S7

E-mail: georgeamo@sheirdannurseries.com


We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Georgetown  
Nursery Plant Sales Associates, Seasonal, Part Time

About the Job

The duties of this position include the selling, stocking, merchandising, and overall assistance with nursery plant categories (shrubs, trees, evergreens, vines, fruit and roses).


Your Accountabilities

- Responsible for selling our guests the complete solution and providing excellent guest service.
- Implementing sales strategies.
- Assist in other areas as required.

Your Values

- Experience in retailing nursery plants.
- Enthusiastic approach to guests.
- This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.
- Familiarity with shrubs, trees, evergreens, vines, fruit or roses.


Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Eduardo Rivero Yon
12302 10th Line
Georgetown, ON
L7G 4S7

E-mail: georgeamo@sheirdannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Georgetown  
Custom Floral Designer, Seasonal, Part Time

About the Job

This position involves the daily creation of our Custom Design selection including daily arranging of product pieces for sale of custom designs with fresh and everlasting products.
Your Accountabilities

- Responsible for selling our guests the complete solution and providing them with excellent service.
- Implementing sales strategies.
- Execute and coordinate merchandising according to Sheridan Nurseries standards.
- Fulfilling the custom design classes that are offered to our guests.
- Other duties as assigned.

Your Values

- Experience in retailing with an enthusiastic approach to guests.
- A keen eye and understanding towards design.
- Experience as a custom floral designer.
- This position will be required to work days, evenings, weekends and holidays as scheduled.

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.
Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Eduardo Rivero Yon
12302 10th Line
Georgetown, ON
L7G 4S7

E-mail: georgeamo@sheirdannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Georgetown  
Cashiers, Seasonal, Part Time


About the Job
The Cashier will provide our customers with a high level of customer service, and will be responsible for processing, cash, credit or debit card transactions, using an electronic scanner and cash register.

Your Accountabilities
- Provide each guest with excellence service.
- Greet guests as they enter the store.
- Process payment for purchases through our P.O.S. system.
- Maintain clean and orderly checkout areas.
- Assist in other areas as assigned.

Your Values
- Strong customer service and troubleshooting skills.
- Customer experience preferred.
- Highly flexible, with good interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment.
- These positions will be required to work days, evenings and weekends as scheduled.

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Eduardo Rivero Yon
12302 10th Line
Georgetown, ON
L7G 4S7

E-mail: georgeamo@sheirdannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Georgetown  
Nursery Plant Sales Supervisor, Full Time, Seasonal

Position Summary

The duties of this position include the overall sales and supervision of the hardy nursery stock product categories (shrubs, trees, evergreens, vines and roses) including customer service, ordering, receiving, maintenance and merchandising of the products.

Accountabilities

The Nursery Plant Sales Supervisor is also responsible for meeting key performance goals, the completion of associated paperwork/invoicing, and for the training of department staff to ensure new products, strategies, and other relevant departmental information is understood and adhered to.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate has quality experience in sales and leadership, nursery plants product knowledge, and a keen eye and understanding towards merchandising. General computer skills are essential; POS experience is an asset. This person will be required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:

Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Erica Lowartz-Cozzarin
12302 10th Line
Georgetown, Ontario
L7G 4S7

E-mail: elcozzarin@sheridannurseries.com


We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.

Kitchener/Waterloo  
Job Fair!

February 16th, 2016

5:30 - 8PM

Sheridan Nurseries 
100 Elmsdale Drive
Kitchener, Ontario
N2E 1H6
 

Kitchener/Waterloo  
Custom Floral Designer, Seasonal, Part Time

Position Summary

This position involves the daily operation of our Custom Floral Design department including daily arranging of product pieces for sale of both floral and custom designs with fresh and everlasting products.
Accountabilities

Custom Floral Designers are responsible for giving our guests excellent service, preparation of orders, use of Teleflora service, as well as the implementation of sales strategies, merchandising and store presentation standards. This position will also be responsible for the execution of the custom design classes that are offered to our guests.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate has quality experience in retailing with an enthusiastic approach to guests and a keen eye and understanding towards design. They will have experience as a custom floral designer and will be familiar with use of automated floral services. This position will be required to work days, evenings, weekends and holidays as scheduled.
Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.
Apply to:

Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Michael Davis
100 Elmsdale Drive
Kitchener, Ontario
N2E 1H6

E-mail: mdavis@sheridannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.

Kitchener/Waterloo  
Nursery Plant Sales Supervisor, Full Time, Permanent

Position Summary

The duties of this position include the overall sales and supervision of the hardy nursery stock product categories (shrubs, trees, evergreens, vines and roses) including customer service, ordering, receiving, maintenance and merchandising of the products.

Accountabilities

The Nursery Plant Sales Supervisor is also responsible for meeting key performance goals, the completion of associated paperwork/invoicing, and for the training of department staff to ensure new products, strategies, and other relevant departmental information is understood and adhered to.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate has quality experience in sales and leadership, nursery plants product knowledge, and a keen eye and understanding towards merchandising. General computer skills are essential; POS experience is an asset. This person will be required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:

Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Michael Davis
100 Elmsdale Drive
Kitchener, Ontario
N2E 1H6

E-mail: mdavis@sheridannurseries.com


We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Markham/Unionville  
Assistant Manager Sales and Merchandising, Permanent, Full Time

Position Summary

This management position involves the daily supervision, training and coaching of staff as well as the implementation of sales strategies, marketing programs, merchandising and store presentation standards.

Accountabilities

The Assistant Manager of Sales and Merchandising is responsible for driving top line sales of the store through the daily supervision, training and coaching of staff, the execution of store events and the implementation of corporate marketing directives. They oversee employee development, human resources, equipment and facility maintenance, and policy enforcement in the garden centre.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate has quality experience in delivering excellence in customer service and has proven sales leadership with results. Experience in training, developing and supervising a team of employees is essential. Retailing experience and computer literacy is expected. The candidate will work days, evenings and weekends as required.

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Erica Lowartz-Cozzarin
12302 10th Line
Georgetown, Ontario
L7G 4S7
E-mail: elcozzarin@sheridannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Markham/Unionville  
Office Assistant, Seasonal, Part Time, Landscape Design Services

About the Job

The duties of this position are to coordinate, organize and handle various administrative duties during our peak season on behalf of the Landscape Design department located adjacent to the Sheridan Nurseries Unionville Store.

Your Accountabilities

- Responsible for answering phone inquiries regarding landscape service.
- Contact guests via telephone and email explaining design and install service.
- Assigning designers and contractors as needed based on the service requested.
- Enter guest information in databases
- Email designers, guests and contractors on the correspondence required.

Your Values

- Experience in customer service.
- Excellent phone etiquette, is detail oriented and has great interpersonal skills.
- A working knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook and general computer techniques is required.
- Possess accurate data entry abilities and efficient grammar and typing skills.
- This position will be required to work days, evenings and weekends as scheduled with generally 22 to 35 hours per week.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Fred Paiva
4077 Hwy #7
Unionville, Ontario
L3R 1L5

E-mail: fpaiva@sheridannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Mississauga/Oakville  
Job Fair!

February 27th and 28th, March 5th and 6th.

Saturdays: 11 AM - 2PM

Sundays: 1PM - 4PM

Sheridan Nurseries

606 Southdown Roaf

Mississauga, ON

L5J 2Y4

Toronto  
Yard Crew Worker, Seasonal, Part time

About the Job
The duties of this position include the overall maintenance of the nursery yard while selling, off loading, restocking, and maintaining the nursery and seasonal plants.

Your Accountabilities
- Responsible for ensuring that standards are maintained and all activities are completed throughout the yard and property including all necessary raking, pruning, weeding, pest control, irrigation, and garbage collection.
- Ensure all storage areas and receiving areas are clean and clear.
- Assist Product Supervisors with stocking, pricing or placement of plants and products.
- Assist in other areas as assigned

Your Values
- Experience in identifying and maintaining nursery plants
- Enthusiastic approach to guests.
- The ability to gain certification on operating forklifts and other equipment is required.
- This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled


Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs for the majority of your shift.
- Working in all types of weather.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Amin Datoo
2827 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4N 2J4

E-mail: adatoo@sheirdannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Toronto  
Office Assistant, Seasonal, Part Time

About the Job

The duties of this position are to coordinate, organize and handle various administrative duties on behalf of the store management.

Your Accountabilities

- Assist the office supervisor and management.
- Answering phones and addressing guest inquiries.
- Administrative tasks as well as general office duties such as clerical work.
- Assist in other areas as assigned.

Your Values

- Experience in an administrative capacity.
- Detail oriented and has good interpersonal skills.
- This position will be required to work days, evenings and weekends as scheduled.

 

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Amin Datoo
2827 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4N 2J4

E-mail: adatoo@sheirdannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Toronto  
Home Decor Sales Associates, Seasonal, Part Time

About the Job

The duties of this position include the selling, stocking, merchandising, and overall assistance with patio furniture, pottery, and gift.


Your Accountabilities

- Responsible for selling our guests the complete solution and providing them with excellent guest service.
- Implementing sales strategies.
- Assist in other areas as assigned

Your Values

- Experience in retailing.
- Enthusiastic approach to guests.
- This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.


Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Amin Datoo
2827 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4N 2J4

E-mail: adatoo@sheirdannurseries.com


We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Toronto  
Guest Services, Seasonal, Part Time

About the Job

The duties of this position are to provide a helpful and sales oriented attitude towards the guests. They ensure guests are greeted and provided with a high level of service in different areas of the store and parking lots while assisting other staff with additional duties.

Your Accountabilities

- Responsible for assisting guests or direct them to another staff member who can better service to them.
- Ensure cleanliness is maintained in all areas of the store.
- Provide service to all guests by offering carry-out assistance with their purchases, loading or unloading their vehicles.
- Assist in other areas as assigned.

Your Values

- Enthusiastic approach to guests.
- This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.


Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs continuously.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Amin Datoo
2827 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4N 2J4

E-mail: adatoo@sheirdannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Toronto  
Garden Supply Sales Associates, Seasonal, Part Time

About the Job

The duties of this position include the selling, stocking, merchandising, and overall assistance with garden supply categories (includes fertilizers, pesticides, garden tools, bulk soils pots etc.).


Your Accountabilities

- Responsible for selling our guests the complete solution and providing excellent guest service.
- Implementing sales strategies.
- Assist in other areas as required.

Your Values

- Experience in retailing.
- Enthusiastic approach to guests.
- This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.


Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Amin Datoo
2827 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4N 2J4

E-mail: adatoo@sheirdannurseries.com


We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Toronto  
Cashiers, Seasonal, Part Time

About the Job
The Cashier will provide our customers with a high level of customer service, and will be responsible for processing, cash, credit or debit card transactions, using an electronic scanner and cash register.

Your Accountabilities
- Provide each guest with excellence service.
- Greet guests as they enter the store.
- Process payment for purchases through out P.O.S. system.
- Maintain clean and orderly checkout areas.
- Assist in other areas as assigned.

Your Values
- Strong customer service and troubleshooting skills.
- Customer experience preferred.
- Highly flexible, with good interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment.
- These positions will be required to work days, evenings and weekends as scheduled.

Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Amin Datoo
2827 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4N 2J4

E-mail: adatoo@sheirdannurseries.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Toronto  
Annual and Perennial Sales Associates, Part Time, Seasonal

About the Job

The duties of this position include the selling, stocking, merchandising, houseplants, flowering houseplants, custom design and overall assistance with our annuals and perennials.

Your Accountabilities

- Responsible for selling our guests the complete solution and providing them excellent guest service.
- Implementing sales strategies.
- Assist in all other areas as assigned.

Your Values

- Experience in retailing.
- Enthusiastic approach to guests.
- This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.


Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention to: Amin Datoo
2827 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4N 2J4

E-mail: adatoo@sheirdannurseries.com


We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
 

Toronto  
Garden Supply Sales Supervisor, Full Time, Permanent

Position Summary

The duties of this position include the ordering, merchandising, marketing, selling and overall supervision of the Garden Supply categories (includes fertilizers, pesticides, garden tools, bulk soils pots etc)

Accountabilities

The Garden Supply Sales Supervisor is also responsible for the completion of associated paperwork/invoicing, and for the training of department staff to ensure new products, strategies, and other relevant departmental information is understood and adhered to.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate has quality experience in retailing with an enthusiastic approach to customers, with a keen eye and understanding towards merchandising. General computer skills are essential; POS experience is an asset. This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.


Physical demands of the job include:
- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
- Standing up for the majority of the shift with bending and squatting at various times required.

Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Amin Datoo
2827 Yonge St
Toronto, Ontario
M4N 2J4
E-mail: adatoo@sheridannurseries.com


We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.

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