Garden Associate

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Crest Hardware & Urban Garden Center, located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn is hiring. We seek friendly, energetic, creative individuals with an excellent work ethic, to provide thoughtful and attentive customer service. Job duties include upkeep of indoor and outdoor plant inventory and maintenance of retail displays, in a very busy retail environment.


  • familiarity with plants: trees, shrubs, annuals, perennials, and vegetables as well as indoor foliage
  • willing to work outdoors in rain, shine, and heat
  • attention to detail
  • must be able to work weekends
  • solid interpersonal skills and/or retail sales experience
  • experience with merchandising, creating displays, light carpentry a plus
  • ability and willingness to lift 50 lbs


  • Full time availability is preferred, but part-time weekend positions may also be available.
  • We are a full service hardware store, so any overlapping skill/experience/interest is of extra value.
  • Students of horticulture are encouraged to apply! Exposure to numerous plant varieties, troubleshooting plant issues, providing on the spot design solutions, and interaction with the gardening public, all provide excellent training for any career in horticulture.

Additional Information


Contact Information

Crest Hardware & Urban Garden Center
Contact Name: Greg Peterson
Phone: 7183889521