Garden Center Positions
Customer retail sales associate
B.B. Barns Customer Retail Sales Associates must have a love for plants and a passion for people and gardening. Retail Sales Associates are responsible for giving every customer a unique B.B. Barns experience. We pride ourselves with customer satisfaction through over-the-top customer service. We achieve this through excellent communication skills, having the highest quality products and plants, exceeding expectations in the services we provide, and maintaining an appealing garden center. Positions are available in the nursery (trees, shrubs, roses, perennials, and vines) and our annual department (annuals, hanging baskets, vegetables, and herbs).
Seasonal Positions typically run for 12-20 weeks.
We are looking for accountable members of our Hospitality Team. These team members will work primarily as cashiers to process all transactions accurately and efficiently in accordance with established policies and procedures. Successful candidates will play a fundamental role in achieving our customer satisfaction goals and enjoy working with the public, in a fast-paced environment. Candidates should have good computer skills, be customer service oriented, with careful and accurate transactions.
Seasonal Positions from 4-12 weeks.
We need high energy, self-motivated individuals to help facilitate our customers. These individuals are often the last person to see our customers so they need to have a pleasant demeanor, be very independent in how they work, and most importantly, enjoy a non-stop work environment. The best candidates enjoy working with the public, giving over the top customer service and being part of a team, while working individually.
Seasonal Positions up to 20 weeks.
Plant care specialist are a vital asset to our team. We believe in giving the best selection and quality to our customers. We can only achieve this by having dedicated, independently motivated watering staff. Successful candidates enjoy working independently, while taking direction from nursery and annual staff and managers.
Seasonal Position 16-20 weeks.
receiving dept. assistant
While working in our receiving department, this individual must be very goal oriented, a quick learner and able to work at a fast pace. Successful candidates must be able to follow directions, stay on their feet for extended periods, and work in all weather conditions. This individual is responsible for unloading trucks, unpacking boxes, tagging individual items, and getting them to our merchandisers in a meticulous and efficient manner.
Seasonal Position 10 weeks.
nursery support, perennial support, & annual support positions (4 total)
While working in a support role, candidates should enjoy a fast-paced environment of assisting Department Managers and Retail Customer Sales Associates. Successful candidates should work well as a team, but also be independently motivated to accomplish a wide variety of tasks. Unloading deliveries in an efficient and accurate manner, following pricing and tagging procedures, assisting with getting plant material "on the floor" for retail sales, pulling and tagging sold material, and general plant maintenance are the most vital job duties. Clear, consistent, and accurate communication with other team members is required for success.
Seasonal Positions up to 20 weeks.
delivery/plant installation assistant
The successful candidate should be motivated to work with our Delivery & Installation Manager but also work independently. This position requires customer communication, so candidates should have an excellent demeanor along with exceptional communication skills. The Delivery/Plant Installation Assistant position works primarily off site delivering purchased plants and hard goods to customers’ homes and businesses, and installs plant material under the direction of the Delivery & Installation Manager. Successful candidates should have a basic understanding of plant installation but also be very trainable in B.B. Barns planting procedures. This position requires driving B.B. Barns company vehicles, so all candidates must have a clean driving record and background check.