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SALESPERSON / DATA ENTRY & WEBSITE ADMINISTRATOR / TRUCK DRIVERS / OTHER POSITIONS AVAILABLE

HORTECH SALESPERSON
Enthusiastic, optimistic, and high-spirited needs fulfillment salesperson

Required Education/Knowledge/Skills:
• 3-5 years of sales experience in horticulture.
• Very strong knowledge and experience with perennial plants, landscaping, and horticulture.
• A degree in Horticulture, Business, or Sales is beneficial.
• CGIP Nurseryman Certificate preferred, Landscape Design Certificate a plus.
• Comfortable with building new business and finding new customers.
• Proficient use of computer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), types 30 WPM, and is able to multitask well — enters orders and manage phone calls.

Position Insight:
• Increases our market share by building relationships with customers (primarily landscapers and independent garden centers).
• Closes sales through needs-fulfillment salesmanship.
• Travels Midwest region (MI, IL, WI, IN, OH) to meet with customers.

Highlights:
• Salary plus commission.
• Full comprehensive benefits.


DATA ENTRY & WEBSITE ADMINISTRATOR
Organized, detailed, and creative problem solver.

Required Education/Knowledge/Skills:
• Associate’s degree in business administration, information system/technology, or comparable education/experience.
• Type Minimum of 70 WPM with 95% accuracy.
• Experienced with social media, website design, and search engine optimization.
• Experience with SQL Queries a plus.
• Familiar with the use of Word and Excel.
• Works well in an open-office environment.
• Handles background noise well.
• Must be self-sufficient with researching projects, solving problems, and creating content related to website design, data entry, and tracking information.
• Detail-oriented, efficient, and hardworking self-motivated team player.
• Strong interest in data entry and research, plants, and people.

Position Insight:
• Enters and processes data in our Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database.
• Organizes, prepares, coordinates, and files client information and paperwork.
• Tracks and updates customer data, certificates, registrations, and warranties.
• Researches client information and confirms contact information via email or phone call.
• Maintains mailing lists, and prepares periodic mailings.
• Performs technical and website content updates using WordPress platform.

Hightlights:
• Full-time, comprehensive benefits: 401(k), Paid Time Off, Medical and Dental Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, Holiday Pay, and Employee Assistance Center.
• Efforts improve sales leads and customer service.
• Exposure to plants and the green industry.

TRUCK DRIVERS
• Class A CDL
• Safe driving record
• Punctual and personable
• Builds customer relationships
• Interest in plants and gardening
• Able to work seasonal position (April – October)

OTHER AVAILABLE POSITIONS INCLUDE:
• Production Team Leader
• Production Teammates
• Cultural Teammates
• Flat Filling Teammates
• Shipping Teammates
• Summer Maintenance Teammates
(Housing benefit optional, limited space)

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Contact: Brandon Baar, brandon@hortech.com or
Apply online: www.liveroof.com/careers

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