Open Positions at UCP Seguin of Greater Chicago
Coordinator, Garden Center & Lanscaping
Coordinate the procurement of all live plant material, amendments, soils, hardscape materials and associated tools & implements for all aspects of operation – retail sale, production support and landscaping operations. Assist with the management of the Seguin Gardens & Gifts landscaping crew – scheduling, supervision, client meetings/estimator, evaluating the needs of each property and providing direction to the Crews. Lead the community garden projects.
Supervisor Responsibilities: No direct supervisory responsibilities. Rotate with other General Manager and Coordinators, the operations of Seguin Gardens & Gifts on various days throughout the week, including weekends – duties include daily opening & closing, performing cash management procedures, and assisting customers.
High School Diploma required. Associates Degree in Horticulture or Garden Center/Retail Store Management preferred. Minimum of one year of experience in retail store management, greenhouse management, horticulture, farming, or other related field, with one year or more of supervisory experience preferred. One-year experience working with people with disabilities and special need preferred. Bilingual strongly preferred.
40 hours/week; hourly, non-exempt. Must have scheduling flexibility to work variable hours as needed to appropriately carry out duties and responsibilities effectively. May change seasonally.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Debra Payne at 708.222.4259