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We’re Hiring Full-Time & Part-Time Associates

Gardenland is one of the fastest growing companies in the $9 Billion outdoor power equipment industry. In fact, Gardenland is a spotlight featured in Green Industry Pro Magazine. We sell, service and rent premium-quality landscape and construction equipment to professional landscapers, cities, schools and homeowners in Silicon Valley and the Bay Area. 

Family owned and operated since 1960, we provide a family-like work environment with career opportunities for our team members.

As an essential retailer, our store is open and we’re taking measures to keep our team safe, including:

  • Team members take a daily temperature checks before starting shifts
  • Providing face coverings and gloves to associates
  • Limiting the number of customers in the store at one time
  • Promoting social and physical distancing practices
  • Sanitize all in-coming equipment repairs and our store showroom
  • Provide curbside pick-up and delivery to reduce in-store contact

How to Apply

Interested candidates can apply online at our Indeed page.

Open Job Opportunities

Shipping & Receiving Associate

Service Department Manager

Job-Type: Full-time position

Job Description
Gardenland Power Equipment is growing at a rapid pace and we need to hire a full-time Shipping & Receiving Associate. The ideal candidate will have prior experience in a similar role and demonstrate the capability to: physically move boxes and equipment (up to 50 lbs. in weight), operate a pallet jack and forklift, use inventory management software systems, and coordinate inventory cycle counting. This is a physical job where you are standing on your feet and/or moving inventory between multiple warehouse locations. You must also be a self-starter, work hard, show accountability, and be a team player.

Responsibilities:

  • Receives and inspects incoming shipments for damages, defects, or discrepancies and follows up with the vendor. Verifies information on packing slip with purchase order to confirm the accuracy of shipment.
  • Sorts, packages, labels and delivers the product to appropriate departments (stock, work orders, or special orders).
  • Contacts customers to pick-up special orders.
  • Operate pallet jack and forklift.
  • Prepares and packages outgoing shipments using UPS, FedEx and USPS.
  • Prepares and packages products for return to vendors and fills out any RMA paperwork prior to shipping back.
  • Assists in re-stocking and replenishing store.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 1 year of prior experience in a similar role.
  • Reliable and dependable attendance.
  • Organized and detailed oriented.
  • Strong computer and math skills.
  • Self-starter, good at prioritizing and determining time-sensitive tasks.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to handle physical activity for long periods of time.
  • Requires handling of objects that are up to 50 lbs.
  • Understanding of health and safety regulations.

Education:

  • 2-Year College Degree and minimum High School Diploma

About Gardenland Power Equipment
Gardenland is #1 Rated Outdoor Power Equipment Retailer in Northern California. We sell and service premium quality gas and battery-powered equipment to professional landscapers, construction companies, schools, municipalities, and homeowners. We have one retail location and an online store selling nationwide. Read about Gardenland in Green Industry Pro Magazine as a spotlight dealer: http://www.greenindustrypros.com/article/11423188/gardenland-power-equipment-dealership.

Our COVID-19 Precautions
All employees must pass a temperature check before starting work, and customers must take a temperature check before entering the store. Wearing a mask and social distancing is required by everyone. We limit the number of customers inside the store, and we provide contactless curbside pick-up and also delivery to customers.

Interview Process
Our interview process is the following: (1) telephone interview (2) Zoom video interview (3) on-site interview following safe COVID protocol.

Full-time Employee Benefits
Upon completion of a 90-day probationary period, full-time employees are eligible to receive annual profit sharing, health benefits (medical, dental, vision), and may enroll in a 401k retirement program (after 1-yr).

COVID-19 precautions
  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
Assembly Mechanic

Assembly Mechanic

Job-Type: Full-time position

Gardenland Power Equipment is looking for an assembly small engine mechanic to assembly gas and battery-powered landscape equipment. We have full-time and part-time positions available. The person in this role will be responsible to assemble equipment, move equipment from the warehouse to the front of our store, and provide service-talks to our customers to explain how the equipment works. The candidate must be confident using power tools and hand tools, and English/Spanish speakers are a bonus.

Responsibilities

  • Assemble gas-powered and battery-powered equipment
  • Safely and effectively using hand tools and power tools to assemble landscape and construction equipment
  • Testing equipment once assembled
  • Inventory count and moving equipment
  • Ensuring all work is completed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Safety: Performs all job functions safely; complies with all safety policies, procedures, and standards Maintain Working Relationships with different departments in the organization

Required Skills:

  • Mechanical experience assembling equipment
  • Confidence and comfort using tools and power tools
  • Can lift 40-50 lbs.
  • Comfortable working outside and inside environments
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member

Education:

  • High-school degree
  • Technical mechanical school credential a plus

About Gardenland Power Equipment
Gardenland is #1 Rated Outdoor Power Equipment Retailer in Northern California. We sell and service premium quality gas and battery-powered equipment to professional landscapers, construction companies, schools, municipalities, and homeowners. We have one retail location and an online store selling nationwide. Read about Gardenland in Green Industry Pro Magazine as a spotlight dealer: http://www.greenindustrypros.com/article/11423188/gardenland-power-equipment-dealership.

Our COVID-19 Precautions
All employees must pass a temperature check before starting work, and customers must take a temperature check before entering the store. Wearing a mask and social distancing is required by everyone. We limit the number of customers inside the store, and we provide contactless curbside pick-up and also delivery to customers.

Interview Process
Our interview process is the following: (1) telephone interview (2) Zoom video interview (3) on-site interview following safe COVID protocol.

Full-time Employee Benefits
Upon completion of a 90-day probationary period, full-time employees are eligible to receive annual profit sharing, health benefits (medical, dental, vision), and may enroll in a 401k retirement program (after 1-yr).

COVID-19 precautions

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
Retail Sales Associate

Retail Sales Associate

Job-Type: Full-time and Part-time positions available
Our retail associates work on the front line working in a fast-paced environment servicing our wide range of customers including professional landscapers and gardeners, construction contractors, and homeowners. This is a sales and customer service focused position and you will be measured by your customer service, accuracy, punctuality, and attendance, and your ability to learn about the products we sell and to provide outstanding customer service.

You will be trained by and report to our Sales Manager, and work as a part of a high-performance retail team, meeting sales goals and using our point-of-sale system.

Core Responsibilities

  • Serve as cashier and check-out customers
  • Pick and pull sales orders
  • Restock retail shelf with equipment, parts, and accessories
  • Greet customers quickly and warmly as they enter our store – let them know you’re glad they’re there
  • Provide outstanding customer service that’s sincere, enthusiastic, and professional
  • Qualify customer needs, figure out what’s right for them, and get them in touch with the right person (if it’s not you!)
  • Share your knowledge of store products and services to build sales and minimize returns
  • Use our point-of-sale and mobile point-of-sale systems to cashier and process customer purchases (we’ll train you!)
  • Be at work and be there on time – your team is counting on you!

Flexible Work Schedule
Gardenland is open 6-days a week from Monday through Saturday and we will provide flexible scheduling for 5 of those days.

Qualifications
You don’t necessarily need retail experience or a degree, but you’ll need to be a self-starter with excellent time management skills, work independently, and with a cross-functional team.

  • Bi-Lingual in English and Spanish is a PLUS but not required
  • Enjoy meeting and working with customers
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
  • Basic math functions (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) and the ability to use a calculator and computer
  • Possess a strong sense of urgency and self-drive
  • No experience required, just a great attitude!

Physical Demands
You’ll be on your feet a lot – this job involves a lot of moving and standing (at least two consecutive hours). 

Outside Sales Representative

Outside Sales Representative

Summary
Gardenland is looking for an Outside Sales Representative. This is a key full-time sales position, the ideal candidate will have a proven track record of building the company brands, acquiring new clients using different methods (cold calls, etc.), and maintaining customer relationships.

Responsibilities

  • Provide sales and customer sales support to new and existing customers.
  • Develop and cultivate new customer accounts.
  • Provide product demonstrations, accurate product information (e.g. product features, pricing, and after-sales services), and process customer orders.
  • Analyzes monthly results, identifies opportunities, and make decisions in collaboration with your team to drive customer satisfaction and engagement, sales and profit.
  • Seeks knowledge of new products, local competitor practices, and retail trends applying learnings to the store experience and transferring knowledge to the sales team.
  • Demonstrate agility as needed to drive change and lead with openness and positivity.
  • Effectively communicate with the team on your goals and critical priorities.
  • Other tasks as assigned.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of 2-3 years of prior experience in a similar role
  • Proven record of strong sales presence
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions in accordance with established policies and regulations
  • Ability to learn products and acquire vendor knowledge quickly
  • Ability to lift up to 45 lbs.

Education

  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent

Employment Benefits at Gardenland

*Eligible full-time Gardenland employees are provided: flexible work hours, medical, vision and dental insurance, profit-sharing bonuses program, and 401k retirement benefits (after one year of employment).

Gardenland is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All Gardenland employees and applicants will be treated fairly, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity and expression, genetic information, or any other factor protected by law.