Retail Nursery Manager

Heinz Nurseries
Tallahassee, FL

Heinz Nurseries is one of Tallahassee's premier retail garden centers.  We are currently seeking a manager to oversee the day-to-day operations of our nursery established in 1985.  The position is responsible for increasing nursery sales by maintaining a structured, well-organized and visually stimulating garden center environment.  This position requires direct sales to the public and the ability to motivate fellow employees to reach nursery goals.  

Duties include:

Daily supervision and scheduling of the nursery staff

Inventory control

Merchandise display

Product ordering

Garden center maintenance

Plant care supervision, to include a preventive spray program and routine pruning

Assist senior management in advertising and social media

 

Candidate requirements:

Minimum 3 years experience working in nursery operations

Prior experience in personnel management

Valid drivers license with few infractions

Minimum 2 year degree in horticulture, or comparable field experience, preferred

Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

Have no physical limitations affecting mobility and able to lift 50 lbs.

 

Candidates will be subject to a background check and reference verification

           

Compensation will be a combination of salary and bonus and is based on education and work history. Vacation and holiday benefits are offered. Health Insurance is not part of our benefits package.

 

Important: Please EMAIL a cover letter and resume to resumes@heinznurseries.com.   Applicants just showing up will not be considered.