Pros: Great people, beautiful plants, and being outdoors
Cons: Theft, damaged goods, and the occasional rude co-worker
A typical day starts with moving out lawnmowers and other power equipment to front of store and securing merchandise. Following morning meeting, watering all plants under canopy and on sales floor.
Assisting customers with products, plant information, and gardening tips.
Loading purchased products to customers vehicles, such as bales of straw, trees, potted plants, etc.
Selling Christmas trees, seasonal plants, and outdoor goods.
Towards closing, blowing leaves and other debris off outdoor sales floor to the back and sweeping it up.
Return carts to loading areas, and bring in power equipment and lawnmowers.
Most of the management was very pleasant to work with.
Co-workers were very easy to talk to and pleasing to work with/
Hardest part of the job was damaged goods and keeping dishonest people from stealing.
Most enjoyable part of the job is the customers and the lovely plants and flowers.