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3738 42nd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN, 55406

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Mother Earth Gardens is hiring for the 2019 spring season! 

If you are interested in applying, please use the 'APPLY NOW' button below.
We will begin interviewing in mid February. We aim to have staff hired by mid March, with training to start in April.

Please write the position you are applying for in the Subject Line of your email.
Include a one page resume with information relevant to the position.
The position we are hiring for, with a brief description, is listed below.


• CASHIER •
Part Time Seasonal (Approximately April 15 - June 30)
Hiring for both locations - Daytime and Evenings

Requirements:

  • Ability to stand, pack wagons and ring sales for at least six hours per day, with required breaks

  • Friendly and personable, skilled with customer service

  • Ability to handle money and make change

  • Ability to handle pressures of very fast paced environment

  • Team worker

  • Must work weekends during high season

Basic job:

  • Setting up and running cash register

  • Working both inside and outside in many different weather situations

  • Packing and bagging plants and products

  • Assisting customers

  • Cleaning, restocking and pricing

  • Assisting sales staff

Extra

  • Experience in retail or garden center

  • Experience using Mac computers

  • Self starter, ability to work alone


• SALES •
Part Time Seasonal (at least April 15-June 30, possibly longer)
Full Time Seasonal (at least April 15-June 30, possibly longer)
Hiring for both locations - Primarily evenings

Requirements:

  • Excellent plant knowledge, including one area of plant or garden expertise

  • Must have organic gardening basic skill set

  • Ability to lift and carry 40 pounds

  • Ability to work long hours seasonally

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Ability to work both independently and with a team

  • Ability to handle pressures of very fast paced environment

  • Garden center or other relevant experience

  • Must work weekends during high season

Basic job:

  • Helping customers, answering questions, and recommending plants and products

  • Working both inside and outside in many different weather situations

  • Packing and bagging plants and products

  • Setting up and running cash register

  • Cleaning, restocking and pricing

  • Spot watering, plant care and plant maintenance

  • Assisting in unloading plant deliveries and stocking plants

Extra

  • Experience using Mac computers

  • Able to see big picture and prioritize