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NOW HIRING FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS FOR OUR OTTAWA EAST/WINDMILL LANE LOCATION

General description

This position is part of the Garden Centre Retail team and falls under the direction of the Retail Manager. The main focus of this position is to provide excellent customer service in the area of Retail and support the functions of Garden Centre Retail Operations. This Position is Full-Time Seasonal.

Areas of Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Answer customer inquiries.
  • Answer Garden Centre phone calls.
  • Give recommendations to clients regarding plants and other garden related products.
  • Merchandise products.
  • Support Retail Staff as required.
  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace.
  • Unload incoming deliveries.
  • Handpicking plant material based on Landscaper’s order requests.
  • Preparing plants for customer deliveries.
  • Any other related tasks as determined by the Retail Manager.

Qualifications

  • Good knowledge of various landscaping plants and their characteristics.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience working with the public in a retail setting.
  • Ability to follow direction and stay on task.
  • Ability to work in a team setting, and independently.
  • Ability to handle heavy lifting.
  • Ability to work in all weather.
  • Previous Sales experience is an asset.
  • Bilingualism is an asset.
  • Horticultural Diploma or Certificate an asset.

Safety Equipment

Employee must supply and wear safety shoes/boots at all times.

at all times.

Please apply to this position below or email your resume and cover letter to mike.ritchie@ritchiefeed.com 

We are seeking a full-time experienced, minimum DZ Truck Driver to join our transportation department.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Transport a variety products to and from our various locations to local businesses and residential homes throughout the Ottawa area
  • Follow pre-assigned routes and meet delivery schedules
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Maneuver trucks into loading and unloading positions
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions

Requirements:

  • Proven work experience and valid license as a minimum DZ truck driver
  • No recent moving or driving violations
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc.)
  • Willing to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment recommendations
  • Knowledge of forklift
  • Bilingual is an asset
  • Knowledge of Ottawa area is an asset

Please apply to this position below or email your resume and cover letter to mike.ritchie@ritchiefeed.com 

General description

This position is part of the retail/wholesale team and falls under the direction of the Garden Centre Operations Manager. The main focus of this position is to provide excellent customer service in the area of Interlock and hardscape related materials and support the functions of Retail Operations.

Areas of Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide excellent customer service in person and through all other means of communication.
  • Answer contractor and retail customer inquiries promptly.
  • Give recommendations to clients regarding interlock and hardscape related products.
  • Maintain an ongoing knowledge of in stock product and communicate requirements to complete orders.
  • Increase sales of interlock and hardscape products.
  • Support retail staff as required.
  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace.
  • Any other related tasks as determined by the Interlock Sales Supervisor.

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years experience in interlock sales and related activities
  • A comprehensive knowledge of both Techo-Bloc and Permacon product lines.
  • Interpretive skills to assist contractors and retail customers in selecting the proper product to complete the scope of the work.
  • Good knowledge of various products, their application and how to properly install.
  • Basic computer skills and familiarity with working in a Windows environment.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience working with the public in a retail setting.
  • Ability to follow directions.
  • Ability to work in a team setting.
  • Bilingualism is an asset.

Safety Equipment

Employee must supply and wear safety shoes/boots at all times.

  • To Apply, please send your cover letter and resume to mike.ritchie@ritchiefeed.com

NOW HIRING FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS FOR OUR RICHMOND LOCATION

General description

This position is part of the Garden Centre Retail team and falls under the direction of the Retail Manager. The main focus of this position is to provide excellent customer service in the area of Retail and support the functions of Garden Centre Retail Operations. This Position is Full-Time Seasonal.

Areas of Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Answer customer inquiries.
  • Answer Garden Centre phone calls.
  • Give recommendations to clients regarding plants and other garden related products.
  • Merchandise products.
  • Support Retail Staff as required.
  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace.
  • Unload incoming deliveries.
  • Handpicking plant material based on Landscaper’s order requests.
  • Preparing plants for customer deliveries.
  • Any other related tasks as determined by the Retail Manager.

Qualifications

  • Good knowledge of various landscaping plants and their characteristics.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience working with the public in a retail setting.
  • Ability to follow direction and stay on task.
  • Ability to work in a team setting, and independently.
  • Ability to handle heavy lifting.
  • Ability to work in all weather.
  • Previous Sales experience is an asset.
  • Bilingualism is an asset.
  • Horticultural Diploma or Certificate an asset.

Safety Equipment

Employee must supply and wear safety shoes/boots at all times.

at all times.

Please apply to this position below or email your resume and cover letter to mike.ritchie@ritchiefeed.com 

NOW HIRING FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS FOR OUR BROCKVILLE LOCATION

General description

We are now accepting resumes for our Garden Centre Team for the 2020 season. We are seeking employees for both Full-Time and Part-Time positions for those with a Horticultural background, or with knowledge of plants and/or landscaping as well as for General Labourers.

These positions are part of the Garden Centre Retail team and falls under the direction of the Retail Manager. The main focus of this position is to provide excellent customer service in the area of Retail and support the functions of Garden Centre Retail Operations. These positions are available as Part-Time & Full-Time Seasonal.

Areas of Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Answer customer inquiries.
  • Answer Garden Centre phone calls.
  • Give recommendations to clients regarding plants and other garden related products.
  • Merchandise products.
  • Support Retail Staff as required.
  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace.
  • Unload incoming deliveries.
  • Load purchases into Customer’s vehicles
  • Preparing plants for customer deliveries
  • General Labour
  • Any other related tasks as determined by the Retail Manager.

Qualifications

  • Some knowledge of various landscaping plants and their characteristics.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience working with the public in a retail setting.
  • Ability to follow direction and stay on task.
  • Ability to work in a team setting, and independently.
  • Ability to handle heavy lifting.
  • Ability to work in all weather.
  • Previous Sales experience is an asset.
  • Bilingualism is an asset.
  • Horticultural Diploma or Certificate an asset.

Safety Equipment

Employee must supply and wear safety shoes/boots at all times.

at all times.

Please apply to this position below or email your resume and cover letter to andrea.stewart@ritchiefeed.com 

Please fill out the form below to apply

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