Retail Horticulturalist

Town and Country Gardens is an established retail nursery with a beautiful purpose-built store in High Street, Malvern.

Stocking the highest quality plants, garden products, home wares, gift wares and furniture, we also provide a garden consultation and design service, offering professional and practical advice on establishing a new or renovating an existing garden.

 We have a casual position for a highly qualified horticultural professional, for 1 to 4 days a week including weekends.

The role:

  • Nursery work – plant and nursery maintenance, sales and customer service

  • Plantings – clearing and planting out new areas and renovating existing gardens

  • Deliveries – must have a manual drivers licence.

Applicants must have:

  • Strong experience in a retail nursery, landscape yard or garden centre

  • Qualifications in horticulture

  • Excellent plant knowledge.

Applicants also need:

  • A commitment to providing first class customer service 

  • Good all-round people skills 

  • Multi-tasking ability 

  • To be an enthusiastic self-starter 

  • To enjoy working in a fast paced environment

  • To be physically fit (some heavy lifting).

Experience with hardware, fertilizers and horticultural chemicals is also an advantage.

You will be friendly and relaxed, making our customers feel welcome and important, while also knowing how to close the sale. If you are energetic, passionate about plants and love working outdoors, you will enjoy working in this tight knit and busy team.

This role will ideally suit someone who is flexible to work weekends and casually during the week. You must be able to provide 2 verbal referees from previous employment to be considered for an interview.

Apply in writing to Bianca Cripps: office@townandcountrygardens.com.au

TOWN & COUNTRY GARDENS
1311 High Street, Malvern 3144.