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Hopewell Nursery Riverhead #1222 District Manager (28778)

Company: Bell Nursery
Location: Riverhead
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Job Description:

A District Manager at Hopewell Nursery will manage 4 to 6 store locations in New Jersey area stores and care for product in a big box garden store environment. The ideal candidate enjoys working outside, excels at customer service, is self-directed and able to work independently.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Stock tables and displays with merchandise while keeping garden center in order and plan-o-gram compliant.
  • Assist with the movement of product from delivery trucks to the sale floor.
  • Direct merchandising staff regarding all aspects of responsibilities including signing product for all sales and Home Depot ads and merchandising for all third party vendor product.
  • Communicate effectively with Hopewell Regional Manager and Home Depot personnel.
  • Greet customers and assist them by answering product related and general gardening questions.
  • Water product as necessary.
  • Ability to take quality photos for submission to Dropbox.
  • Interviews and trains new merchandising staff.
  • Ensures stores within the district are hired to fulfill the allotted hours per store.


Skills and Competencies:

  • A basic knowledge of plants and gardening or an interest in learning about plants and gardening. Candidate must be able to understand how to merchandise live goods or be willing to learn.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and be comfortable working independently.
  • Experience managing staff.
  • Comfortable directign staff members and coaching to meet and maintain merchandising standards.


  • Flexibility to work varied schedules including one weekend day and holidays.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with Hopewell team members and The Home Depot management and associates.
  • Candidate must be able to stand for long periods of time and be able to lift up to 50 pounds throughout the day.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Willingness to work in all types of weather.
  • Overtime required throughout the year.

Keywords: Bell Nursery, New Haven , Hopewell Nursery Riverhead #1222 District Manager (28778), Other , Riverhead, Connecticut

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