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Retail Greenhouse – Operations Assistant Manager

Garden Center | Full-time

Overview

Our Midwestern roots run deep. Founded in 1974, Lanoha Nurseries is one of the largest family-owned & operated Nurseries, Garden Centers, and Landscape Construction & Design Firms in the Midwest. With over 700 acres in nursery production, our team cultivates, maintains, and installs the largest selection of homegrown trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals throughout the Metro. Regardless of project scale, our professional Landscape Design and Construction teams have both the ability and passion to turn your ideas into your ideal outdoor space. Lanoha is an industry leader with nearly 50 years serving our community. We are seeking career-minded individuals to join our team.

Lanoha Nurseries is in search of a Retail Greenhouse – Operations Assistant Manager. The Preferred candidate possesses previous work experience in a greenhouse, and education in horticulture, arboriculture, forestry, or a similar field.

Requirements

  • Knowledge of annuals, tropicals, house plants, and succulents
  • Communicate and work with other associates and customers in a professional and courteous manner
  • Creative, energetic, extremely well-organized
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Excel and Word a plus
  • Able to perform physically demanding activity in an all-season outdoor environment
  • Desire to learn and practice new horticultural approaches
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team

Responsibilities

  • Assists the manager in following market forecasts and trends by supplementing our annual and seasonal plant palette using existing vendors, schedule delivery, receive & display for Garden Center sales.
  • Expert plant health diagnosis; including diseases, fungus, insect and other pests and overall plant health
  • Participate and lead safe working practices
  • Provide superior and professional customer service by creating a friendly and welcoming environment
  • Implement procedures to ensure plant health, including watering and fertilizing schedule, and a maintenance plan for managing pests and disease
  • Help manage department inventory
  • Provide training and orientation to all new department employees
  • Work with vendors for delivery schedule, credits, and returns

What we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Energetic, focused, and creative work environment
  • Promotion from within
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k

Lanoha Nurseries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply Today!

To apply, fill out the form below. For further questions contact info@lanoha.com or call 402.289.4103. Para traducir este formulario a español, por favor haga clic en el botón verde de la esquina inferior derecha de la página.

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