Retail Houseplant Specialist
Livingscape is a retail plant nursery and garden supply shop in North Portland. We have a strong focus on Pacific Northwest native plants, edibles and medicinals, and houseplants. We also carry garden tools and supplies and chicken feed and supplies. We’re looking to add a 30-40 hours full time team member to our staff in advance of the busy spring ahead.
The focus of this position is on houseplant care and sales. We carry a wide selection of tropical houseplants, as well as cacti and succulents. The successful candidate will be responsible for daily watering and general care of houseplants, including plant placement in the store and identifying and treating pests when necessary. We go out of our way to give customers all the knowledge they need to make the right selection for their space and to be successful with their new plants once they get them home. A strong ability to hear customers’ needs and to articulate information clearly is essential.
Other duties include
- Cleaning, restocking, and organizing store space
- Working with other staff to receive, price, and place orders of plants and other products in the store
- Setting up displays and arranging plants and products to be visually appealing
- Helping customers get products, including soil and chicken feed to their vehicle
- At least one year of professional work with houseplants, or extensive and demonstrable personal experience
- At least two years of general retail experience
Not required, but helpful
- Experience with outdoor gardening and/or chicken keeping
How to apply
Drop off your resume to 3926 N Vancouver Ave. or email to email@example.com