• GARDEN CENTER ASSISTANT

    Posted: 02/07/2021

    Knecht’s Nurseries and Landscaping is a full-service garden center and landscaping operation based in Northfield since 1988. We proudly offer high-quality, Minnesota-hardy trees, shrubs, and perennials and a wide selection of annuals as well as landscape design and installation services. We are committed to great customer service, continuous improvement, and fostering a sense of community through our passion for plants.
    Our employees are the backbone of our business, and we offer competitive pay based on experience, an employee discount, and ongoing education. After one year, our full-time employees are eligible for PTO and retirement account matching.
    GARDEN CENTER ASSISTANT
    Full-time and part-time openings

    • Assist customers in choosing plants and provide excellent customer service
    • Organize and maintain plant material including annuals, perennials, shrubs, and trees
    • Maintain and restock display areas
    • Planting, watering, and weeding
    • Maintain a tidy, beautiful retail space both in and out of greenhouses
    • Assist production crew as needed
    This position requires:
    • Weekend availability
    • Maintaining a positive attitude through challenges
    • Comfort in a fast-paced, busy work environment
    • Ability to work with fellow employees to maximize productivity
    • Working outdoors in the elements (rain, heat and cold)
    • The physical ability to safely load customers’ plant purchases
    • Previous experience with customers in a retail environment preferred
    • Interest in or experience with plants and gardening or willingness to learn