Live Goods Merchandiser

National Garden Service LLC

## Job description

National Garden Service, founded in 2019, is a full-service, live goods merchandising company that provides exclusive outdoor floral services for The Kroger Company (and subsidiaries) nationwide. Our company is made up of enthusiastic plant lovers who thrive in a fast paced, seasonally driven environment. We provide competitive compensation and a fun and supportive environment in which to work!

Our Focus: “Excellence in Merchandising, Excellence in Care — Quality Plants Cared For by Quality Professionals”
Is the garden center, greenhouse or plant nursery your happy place? Do you enjoy working outdoors, starting in the morning each day? Are you seeking a part time job that is seasonal in nature (approximately March-December)? If this sounds like you, we invite you to apply with us!
Our Live Goods Merchandiser role often pairs nicely alongside other merchandising and gig income streams!

This position will service the following Kroger location(s):

– #525 – 1435 Reynolds Rd. Maumee, OH 43537
– #548 – 27322 Carronade Dr. Perrysburg, OH 43551
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As a Live Goods Merchandiser, your workday will include:

– Receive and stage a variety of outdoor plants, including Christmas trees, wreaths and other assorted, seasonal products
– Build and maintain product displays
– Water all plant materials (spring-fall)
– Develop a watering plan with the floral department manager for additional support as needed (spring-fall)
– Keep product neatly organized
– Ensure proper signage is in place
– Maintain a safe and clean display area
– Remove and record expired plant material
– Interacting with store personnel and customers
– Develop a positive working relationship with store management and associates
– Complete report for each store serviced
– Document every visit using the Repsly app where available

As a Live Goods Merchandiser, you will be required to:

– Have a smart phone
– Have dependable transportation
– Have a valid drivers license
– Lift, push and carry up to 30 lbs repetitively
– Understand and execute planograms
– Work outdoors in all element

Our ideal candidates will demonstrate the following:

– Strong communication skills
– Highly organized
– Detail Oriented
– Creative
– Responsible, reliable and dependable work habits
– Self-starter / Self-motivated
– Ability to complete tasks with minimal supervision
– Previous merchandiser experience appreciated — will train strong candidates

To find out more about National Garden Service, please visit our website www.nationalgardenservice.com.