Garden Center Assistant

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Garden boutique in Larchmont, NY looking for an enthusiastic and knowledgeable, Garden Center Assistant, with at least 2 years experience in nurseries, garden centers, greenhouses, and/or plant care. Additionally, all candidates must have a positive work ethic and a background in customer service. This full-time position includes a variety of diverse responsibilities related to retail sales, garden design, plant material, and general upkeep.


  • Garden center experience and/or horticultural education
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Comprehensive plant knowledge (annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables, houseplants, etc.)
  • Work outdoors in all conditions
  • Potting experience preferred
  • Basic knowledge of computers
  • Comfortable with retail POS systems and MS office
  • Self-motivated, creative, ambitious multi-tasker
  • Able to problem solve and make informed decisions
  • Must be proactive in communication and approaching issues and/or problems
  • Available full time, year-round and flexible on hours, including some nights and weekends


  • Interact directly with customers and respond to questions in a friendly manner
  • Ensure that customer orders are met in a timely and satisfactory fashion
  • Assist in management of plant inventory
  • Ordering, purchasing, receiving, follow-up, care, etc.
  • Assist in management in maintaining all plant material on property including watering, weeding, etc.
  • Assist management in cleaning, stocking, labeling, selling retail products, etc.

For more information or to apply:

Contact Information

Weaver Gardens
Phone: (914) 630-4818
Website: Apply Online