14 Jan, 2022

Garden Retail Assistant (Kildare)

€13.73 hourly
  • HortiRecruit
  • Kildare, Ireland
Full time, Permanent Administration Garden Retail Horticulturist Retail Horticulturist Sales

Job Description

Garden Retail assistant

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Horticultural / gardening interest and ideally qualification
  • Two-Year Job-related experience
  • Knowledge and Understanding of the establishment and maintenance of plants, pruning, fertilizing, pests, and diseases
  • Knowledge of Horticultural tools and equipment
  • Experience working with and monitoring annual budgets
  • Independent decision making and problem solving
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Computer skills including word and excel
  • Ability to perform physically demanding work
  • Must have passion, initiative, responsibility, and pride in what you do.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the delivery of the store budget for each period and achieving sales and waste targets to budget.
  • Maintain the Garden Centre area to the highest standards
  • Responsible for ordering stock in the Garden Centre
  • Responsible for the management of waste in the Garden Centre
  • Delivering exceptional customer service by focusing on the things that matter to the customers
  • Deliver expert advice and service to our customers
  • Positively interact and communicate with our customers
  • Merchandising stock to company principles
  • Maintain and seek to improve excellent levels of Product knowledge
  • Actively engage with training plans and mandatory training across skills and products

Job type: Full-time, Permanent


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Shortlisting is taking place on a rolling basis, so early applications are recommended.
If you require any special assistance to make an application to HortiRecruit, please email us and a member of our Recruitment Team will be happy to support you.

Diversity Statement
We value and celebrate diversity and we encourage applications from every candidate qualified for this role, inclusive of gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, identity, age, religion, and/or disability.

Job Benefits

An excellent opportunity to work in the retail horticuture sector 

Salary: up to €13.73 per hour


  • Employee Discount
  • On-Site parking
  • Sick pay
  • Store discount
  • Wellness programme


  • 8-hour shift

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