Job Number: 2
Posted on Feb 07, 2019
Cashier- Tree Valley Garden Centre 4431 Stouffville Road
We are hiring for our 2019 season! With the nature of the industry, during parts of the season successful candidates must be willing to work weekdays, some weekends and/or holidays. Work terms do vary depending on the job position and time of year. We will work with college and university students for start dates to begin after last exams. High school students and retirees are also encouraged to apply with consideration of modified hours
We are looking for experienced cashiers who have excellent customer service skills and can keep up with our fast paced environment while still maintaining attention to detail.
We are a team-orientated company and successful candidates will be willing to work in alternative positions/perform different tasks as requested by upper management.
The ideal candidate displays a positive attitude when interacting with customers and co-workers as well as being a dependable and hardworking member of the team.
Responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to:
Perform basic math functions to collect payments and make change
Operate registers, scanners & credit card/debit card terminals
Maintain accurate cash drawer
Handle refunds in a quick, efficient manner
Determine delivery costs accurately by using guide
Answer the main telephone line and direct the call in a timely fashion
Unloading and stocking displays
Keep the greenhouse in a clean and orderly manner ensuring areas are maintaining with AODA standards
*and other tasks as assigned by upper management
Qualifications and skills
High school graduate or experience as a cashier
Mathematical skills and the ability to handle transactions quickly and accurately
Ability to process refunds and gift cards
Capable of lifting up to 30 pounds, bending,twisting and standing for long periods of times
Candidates should have strong knowledge or willingness to learn about plants & gardening (horticulture) to inform customers about plant selection and care
Willingness to learn and help where they can
Previous experience in a garden centre, retail store or as a cashier is an asset
Positive helpful attitude towards customers
Willingness and openness to learn and ask for help when you encounter a challenge
Capable of working long shifts
Past experience with POS system is an asset
First aid certificate is an asset
Benefits of working at Tree Valley Garden Centre
++ hours available
Working in an outdoor environment
Past college and university students were able to save enough money for the entire school year
Potential to be invited to work back next season
Potential benefit package
Please provide cover letter and resume addressed to "Hiring Team"
Tree Valley Garden Centre Ltd.
Apr 15, 2019