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Inventory Data Entry Specialist

Homestead Gardens is seeking a full time, energetic, detail-oriented individual to help maintain an accurate inventory of all products in our Stores.  This clerical/data entry position includes the daily receiving and maintenance of purchase orders in the computer, creating new SKUs for new products, maintaining pricing changes, downloading vendor orders from Excel into POs, and setting up new vendors in system.  Other duties include printing tags for various departments.   You must be able to multitask and work in fast-paced environment.  Skills/Qualifications:  Excellent organization, proficient with Excel and spreadsheets, typing, data entry skills, good math skills, and ability to work independently.

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Security Guard

Homestead Gardens has an immediate job opportunity for a Security Guard to work the nighttime shift from 8:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. in its Davidsonville location.  The selected candidate will be responsible for patrolling the property, ensuring its safety and security.  This is a full time, year round position.

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Pet Department - Farm & Pet Department Manager

Homestead Gardens has an immediate full time job opportunity for a Farm & Pet Department Manager in the Davidsonville retail garden center.  This individual is responsible for running and supervising the daily operations of the Farm & Pet Department and its staff, including preparation of work schedules, mentoring and opening and closing the Store as required.  Other responsibilities include engaging and educating customers through product knowledge of pet products and animal nutrition, as well as overseeing the restocking of Farm & Pet products and placement on the floor. This individual works closely with the Farm & Pet Category Manager.     

This position requires the availability to work a flexible schedule, as business cycle requires, including evenings and weekends.

A minimum of three-five years equivalent work experience in a pet-related environment are required.  Must possess strong customer service and sales skills and good management and computer/technology skills.   If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

Landscape Division Crew Leader/Maintenance Foreman

Homestead Gardens has an immediate job opportunity for an experienced Landscape Crew Leader/Maintenance Foreman to be responsible for leading, motivating and overseeing landscape crews on commercial and residential projects.  This position requires at least three years experience as a crew leader, producing high-quality projects that are completed in a timely manner, to the customer’s full satisfaction.  Great leadership and customer service skills are a must. 

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application and send your resume to HR@homesteadgardens.com.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Landscape Division Crew/Maintenance Members

Homestead Gardens has immediate opportunities for experienced and non-experienced landscape crew/maintenance members.  If you are experienced, or have a willingness to learn and a strong work ethic, we would love to hear from you.       

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application and send your resume to HR@homesteadgardens.com.  

Garden Supply/Hardgoods - All Positions

Homestead Gardens has immediate openings in our Garden Supply/Hardgoods area for a Manager and Sales Associates.  Applicants must have excellent customer services skills and have some knowledge of goods sold; i.e., fertilizers, weed control products, bird seed, garden tools, etc.  Must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes some weekends and evenings.  If you are interested in this opportunity, please complete our online Employment Application.

Nursery/Perennials - Outside Sales Associates

Homestead Gardens is seeking part-time outside Sales Associates in our Nursery/Perennials Department. Applicants must have excellent customer service skills and a basic knowledge of Nursery/Perennials stock including trees and shrubs is preferred.  Must be available to work 3-4 days a week, including weekends.  If you are interested in this opportunity, please complete our online Employment Application.

Pet Department - Farm & Pet Sales Associates

Homestead Gardens has immediate openings for Sales Associates in our Pet Department.  If you love interacting with animals and enjoy assisting customers, this is the perfect position for you! Knowledge of pet products and animal nutrition is preferred, but not necessary – we will train.  Must be willing to learn and utilize product knowledge proactively engaging and educating customers as to what may best suit their pets’ needs.  You will also assist in the care of the animals in our Homestead Barnyard.  You must be available to work a flexible schedule, including some weekends and evenings.  Supervisory experience a plus.  Whether your passion is large or small animal or if you have experience with one and/or both, please come and join our team!  If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

Landscape Division Design Sales Associate

Homestead Gardens is seeking a full time Design Sales Associate experienced in landscape design and sales for residential and commercial clients. We offer a broad range of landscape design/build and maintenance services. If you enjoy working with a team of dedicated professionals serving clients, and possess the ability to create professional proposals that accurately estimate the cost and timeline of the project, we would love to hear from you. Horticulture knowledge, experience with Landscape Construction methods and techniques, strong customer service skills and computer skills are essential. Building professional relationships with your customers, co-workers, contractors and members of the community are an important part of this position.  If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application.

 

Small Engine Mechanic

Homestead Gardens has a full-time position available immediately for a small engine mechanic. This individual will be responsible for the repair and maintenance of the Company’s small engine equipment (i.e. blowers, trimmers, sod cutters, chain saws, weed eaters, etc.)  Applicant must have at least three years experience and be very proficient in this craft.  

If you are qualified and interested, please complete our online Employment Application and send your resume to HR@homesteadgardens.com.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Retail Department Managers

Homestead Gardens is seeking experienced retail Managers in the following Departments: Annuals/Greenhouse; Customer Service/OPs; Deco/Patio/Homestyles; Farm & Pet; Garden Supply; and Nursery/Perennials.   These positions are responsible for ensuring the highest level of customer service, as well as the day-to-day management of staff and department responsibilities.  Applicants must be available to work a full-time schedule, including some evenings, weekends and holidays.  If you are interested and qualify, please complete our online Employment Application.