Part Time Merchandiser – RSST – Garden

Central Garden and Pet

Our Garden Group, providing sales support and logistics for both proprietary brands and other consumer recognized brands, is searching for a part time Merchandiser in our Fayetteville, NC area. This position includes stocking and arranging the product displays, including grass seed, chemicals, and clay pottery, in home improvement centers of Lowe’s, Home Depot’s and WalMart stores.

Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT), is a leading innovator, marketer and producer of quality branded products for the pet and lawn and garden supplies markets. Please see our website at www.central.com for additional information.

MEASURES OF SUCCESS
Down stocking and maintaining set integrity for Central Garden grass seed, chemicals, bird feed, fertilizer and clay pottery
Set and maintain the shelves according to retailer mandated planograms/modulars
Install and maintain off-shelf display opportunities for Central Garden products
Weekend consumer interaction during peak season (training provided)

IDEAL CANDIDATE ATTRIBUTES
Previous merchandising experience preferred
Strong communication skills needed to interact with store management and consumers
Strong reading skills needed to understand packaging labels and re-tagging projects
Must be able to bend, pull and lift 50 lbs. consistently throughout the course of a work day
Must be able to climb ladders, use a pallet jack and hand powered tools
Must have a valid driver’s license in the state in which you reside, a good driving record, reliable transportation and proof of current personal car insurance
Must have daily access to internet/email
Must have personal Smartphone with a current operating system: Android 4.2 or above, or Apple IOS 7.0 and above for daily communications with supervisor
Responsible, reliable and dependable work habits
Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner

WORKING CONDITIONS
Retail store environment – garden center and throughout retail store
Work week is Monday – Friday and some weekends (primarily Saturday)
Must be able to bend, pull and lift 50 lbs. consistently throughout the course of a work day
Must be able to climb ladders, use a pallet jack and powered hand tools
Daily travel throughout territory may require driving time (personal car)

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please submit resumes to Kris Bailey at kbailey@central.com
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To apply for this job email your details to kbailey@central.com