Broken Arrow Nursery is a premier destination nursery that acquires, develops, and grows rare, unusual and garden-worthy plants. These positions provide the opportunity to learn firsthand about the nursery industry and be part of a collaborative team of experienced nursery professionals.
Position summary: Broken Arrow Nursery is seeking a seasonal Sales Associate who will work under the supervision of the Sales Manager. Applicants should be available to work a minimum of two days from Friday through Sunday throughout the sales season, with an option to work on some additional weekdays. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, customer service, answering the nursery phone, helping to keep the sales yard and sales barn tidy, watering plants, and relaying information efficiently to appropriate managers. The nursery season runs from April 1st until the October 31st, with training starting mid-March. Spring hours will require 16-25 hours per week depending on availability, decreasing to approximately 15 hours a week with week-to-week scheduling from July 31st on.
- Prior sales experience in retail sales/service industry
- Experience with and interest in plants
- Weekend availability
- Valid driver’s license
- Ability to lift 40 lbs or more
- Fluent in English
- Experience with a POS system and other computer programs
Broken Arrow Nursery
Attn: Burton Jaynes – General Manager
13 Broken Arrow Rd.
Hamden, CT 06518