Business / Organization Name: 
Mahoney's Garden Center
Contact Person: 
Patrick Parent
Phone Number: 
781-729-5900
Street Address: 
242 Cambridge St
City: 
Winchester
State: 
Massachusetts
Zip Code: 
01890
Job Title: 
Horticulturist
Job Description: 
The position is generally intended to understand and advise employees and customers about the horticultural practices and gardening techniques necessary to maintain and grow inventory. - Be knowledgeable about product and its location on the property. - Be aware of price changes, special sales. - Seek opportunities to [up]sell merchandise or services. - Accept any assignment on the general floor (any location or department.) - Move, replace and improve the presentation of inventory. - Water, deadhead and maintain live inventory. Competencies - One year of experience in high volume horticultural growing; and specialized knowledge of plant inspection techniques. - Possess broad horticulture experience (trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, etc) - Able to interact pleasantly and courteously with customers - Willing to promote sales at any opportunity - Requires frequent and consistent, moderate to heavy, lifting (up to 50 lbs) - Willing and able to serve in any weather condition, out of door - Flexible as to shift, hours or employment duration
Stockbridge Majors: 
Aboriculture
Landscape Contracting
Plant and Soil Sciences
Sustainable Horticulture
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, September 12, 2018