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Corporate Positions
 
Receptionist, Full Time

Position Summary

As a receptionist you will be the first point of contact for the company and you will provide administrative support. You will ensure that all administration tasks are completed accurately and delivered with high quality and in a timely manner.

Accountabilities
• Serve visitors by greeting, welcoming, directing and announcing them appropriately
• Answer, screen and forward any incoming phone calls from our multi-line telephone system while providing basic information when needed
• Receive and sort daily mail/deliveries/couriers
• Perform other administrative or accounting duties as required

Skills Required

• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
• Solid communication skills both written and verbal
• Ability to be resourceful and proactive in dealing with issues that may arise
• Ability to organize, multitask, prioritize and work under pressure
• High school diploma

APPLY ONLINE at SheridanNurseries.com
or
Contact: Erika Eisenbichler, Executive Assistant/Office Coordinator
Sheridan Nurseries
12302 10th Line Georgetown, ON L7G 4S7
eeisenbichler@sheridannurseries.com
Fax: 905-873-2478

Applicants are asked to respond by August 4, 2015

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Date Posted: July 23, 2015
 

Nursery Positions
 
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
Retail Garden Centre Positions
Toronto  
Assistant Manager of Sales and Merchandising

Position Summary

This management position involves the daily supervision, training and monitoring 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 daily supervision, training and monitoring of staff. They oversee events, employee development, administration, human resources, equipment and facility maintenance, and policy enforcement in the garden centre.
Skills Required

The ideal candidate has quality experience in administration, training, systems development and/or operations and demonstrates excellent leadership and supervision skills. Computer literacy is essential. Retailing experience is an asset but not essential. The candidate will work days, evenings and weekends as required.

Apply to:

Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Gwen Ferris
12302 10th Line, R.R. #4
Georgetown, Ontario
L7G 4S7

E-mail: gferris@sheridannurseries.com
 

Kitchener/Waterloo  
Nursery Sales Associate, Seasonal, Part Time

Position Summary

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

Nursery Plant Sales Associates are responsible for giving our guests excellent service and quality advice in the categories assigned to them.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate has quality experience in retailing nursery plants with an enthusiastic approach to customers. This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.


Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Michael Davis
Kitchener Sheridan Nurseries
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.

Kitchener/Waterloo  
Truck Driver, Seasonal, Part Time

Position Summary

The duties of this position include driving up to a 5 ton truck in rural and urban areas including downtown Toronto, loading and unloading of product and overall assistance in the garden centre.
Accountabilities

Truck Drivers are responsible for delivering and receiving product in excellent condition, obeying all MTO requirements and keeping organized documentation of all trucking and delivery related information.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate has quality experience in driving in the city with an enthusiastic approach to guests. Holds a G class license with a clean driving abstract. This position is required to work days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.


Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Michael Davis
Kitchener Sheridan Nurseries
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.

Kitchener/Waterloo  
Custom Designer, Seasonal, Part Time

Position Summary

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

Custom 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.


Apply to:
Sheridan Nurseries
Attention: Michael Davis
Kitchener Garden Centre
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.
 

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