Garden Center Sales Associate

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Start Date: Immediate  Compensation: $18-$20 D.O.E.

Chelsea Garden Center, established in 1984, is looking for Horticultural Sales Staff for our Red Hook, Brooklyn, location.  


  • Help set up and open store daily which consists of rolling display carts and feature plant displays.
  • Interact with customers and help them with plant selections and gardening advise!
  • Our garden centers are shopper friendly retail environments; you must love working with people.
  • This position requires the ability to lift 50lbs, work outdoors in inclement weather occasionally.
  • Help in unloading fresh nursery and flower shipments, help load outgoing orders onto our trucks.
  • Help maintain bedding plants and nursery stock displays as required.
  • Pricing of new plant material as required.
  • Ensure that incoming plants are free of insects and disease and notify a manager of any issues.
  • Knowledge of our products including trees, shrubs, topicals, annuals and perennials a plus.
  • Assisting customers with all aspects of the garden center products
  • If you have cashiering experience and strong customer service phone skills, please tell us.


This position calls for an individual who loves plants, has a depth of horticultural knowledge, and loves selling. 

Additional Information

Chelsea Garden Center specializes in the design, delivery, and installation, of both residential and commercial landscapes. We have a diversified portfolio of work from residential gardens on rooftops and backyards to large scale commercial projects of every description.

Contact Information

Chelsea Garden Center
Contact Name: Alex Protell