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Manager Trainee

HireLive • Pasadena, CA

Posted 2 months ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Hourly rate will commensurate with experience
Environmental, Retail, Landscaping
Management, Customer Service, Retail

Job Description

 Position: Garden Center Manager Trainee


Position Description- How it works? Manager Trainees will participate in a 11-week manager training course including classroom and on-the job training in areas such as:

  • Store operations
  • Human Resources
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Financials
  • Operations
  • Buying
  • Horticulture


Primary Duties and Responsibilities- What to look forward to!

  • Be an expert and brand ambassador for Armstrong Garden Centers.
  • Able to connect with customers and provide expert knowledge of our products
  • Mentor, coach and lead a team of 10-20 members
  • Monitor inventory control, including ordering and buying materials.
  • Responsible for taking ownership of Garden Center including, maintenance, watering, visual merchandising, marketing displays, and maintaining stock levels of product.
  • Manage operations: POS, scheduling, budgets, KPIs,
  • Follow safe work practices and reporting any unsafe working conditions to management and HR.


Requirements- Do you have what it takes?

  • Previous retail management or supervisory experience
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Excellent salesmanship


Compensation –
We have great benefits!

  • Medical, dental, life insurance after 30 days
  • Paid holidays and paid vacation after 90 days
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • 401K
  • Hourly rate will commensurate with experience


Work Schedule- What to expect!

  • Garden Center hours (variable with season) five-days per week, weekends required

 

Physical Environment/Working Conditions- Safety First! Requires extensive use of back, legs, knees, arms, feet and hands for lifting, stooping, squatting, bending, twisting, kneeling, pulling, pushing, reaching overhead, and walking.  Unassisted lifting limits between 30 and 50 lbs.  Individuals may be required to do any or all of these situations throughout the work day, with an emphasis on walking and standing for a major portion of the day.  The outside environment will comprise most of the day with some inside building activity.


Grooming Standards- Our Brand Promise! Neat and clean grooming standards apply to Armstrong Garden Centers employees.


Armstrong Garden Centers, serving 125+ years, is a leader in the Garden Center Industry and is on the search for exceptional management candidates to join our Manager Training Program. Are you driven? Passionate? Willing to Serve? Our comprehensive program includes management and operational training including a horticultural educational program which provides you the seeds of knowledge to be successful with us.

Meet With Hiring Managers on April 11th!

Pasadena
Thursday, April 11th
9:30am – 1:00pm
Hilton Pasadena
168 S. Los Robles Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91101
Parking: Free Street Parking/$11 Valet

Job Requirements

Requirements- Do you have what it takes?

  • Previous retail management or supervisory experience
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Excellent salesmanship
Job ID: PAS - Armstrong Gardens
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