Facilities/Driver - Part Time
Shorty’s is currently seeking a fast, friendly, outgoing, bright, multi-tasking individual to join our Facilities Team.
What will you be doing?
As part of our team, you will help provide the renowned “Shorty’s Experience” to our customers and support our sales staff. You will help customers load their vehicles, unload deliveries, place material on the sales floor and deliver goods and materials to customer locations. Additionally, your excellence in communication will be utilized in interactions with customers, the community and across all levels of the company.
What are we looking for?
Experience in a maintenance position. Maintenance work in a retail setting or garden center is a plus. Must be mechanically inclined, able to troubleshoot and repair equipment, use construction skills to build store fixtures and displays. Excellent driving record required. Experience driving heavy equipment or large vehicles with manual transmission helpful. Ability to address and resolve concerns from customers and associates, demonstrate integrity and respect at all levels of the organization; Passion for our brand and product.
Additionally: Exceptional problem solving skills in a customer-service environment; Strong interpersonal skills; Organization and planning skills including ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously; Knowledge of customer service and sales techniques; Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Common sense safety and situational awareness are highly important and acceptance of personal responsibility is paramount. Schedule flexibility is crucial as we are open seven days per week. Note, all employees are expected to be able to safely lift up to 50 lbs repeatedly throughout a work shift.
What is in it for you?
Shorty’s Garden Center recognizes its employees are among its most valued assets. Wages for our associates are competitive and commensurate with experience.
To apply, please print the application and bring a completed version in to either Shorty’s location with a cover letter and resume. We are an equal opportunity employer and participate in E-Verify. We look forward to hearing from you!