BellinghamRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Bellingham jobs

Seasonal Greenhouse Attendant (seasonal)

Company: CHS Inc.
Location: ferndale
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Seasonal Greenhouse Attendant (seasonal)

Date: Apr 23, 2021


Ferndale, WA, US, 98248-9444

Req ID: 1262

Division: Country Operations

Employment Type: Seasonal

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world. We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world. Most of our 11,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.


CHS Northwest has an opportunity at our Ferndale Country Store in Ferndale, WA. We are looking for a Seasonal Greenhouse Attendant to safely and efficiently perform the job functions of performing greenhouse duties including watering and merchandising of plants. You must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, be self-motivated and work well in a team setting.


+ Acknowledge patrons and assist them in the appropriate area of operation in a courteous and professional manner.

+ Provide excellent customer service and assist customers with buying bulk fertilizer, chemicals and seed as well as delivery of grain commodities to the terminal.

+ Perform greenhouse duties including watering and merchandising of plants.

+ Carry out assigned responsibilities promptly and efficiently.

+ Conduct regular house-cleaning duties, processes and record keeping. Provide excellent customer service and assist customers with questions on plants and other product as needed.

+ Follow all company policies, procedures and safety requirements.

+ Keep good housekeeping of working area at all times.

+ Keep work area and grounds neat and clean.

+ Load and unload products from trucks in a timely manner as they come into the business.

+ Perform housekeeping to ensure a clean, orderly, and safe work environment, both inside and outside of all facilities. Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Perform sunflower stand counts and quality evaluations.

+ Perform warehouse work to include: driving loader, loading inventory, forklift, mechanics, general maintenance, etc.

+ Promptly report to supervisor any customer complaints, repair, maintenance needs and safety concerns.

Minimum Qualifications (required)

+ High school diploma or GED

+ Retail customer service

+ Ability to climb ladders and stairs

+ Ability to become certified to operate a forklift and dispense propane

+ Ability to work in adverse weather conditions and temperatures

+ Must be able to perform simple math problems related to order counts and inventory management

+ Must pass pre-employment background check

Additional Qualifications

+ Prior Greenhouse Experience

Physical Requirements

+ Must be able to meet certain physical requirements including standing, squatting, bending, climbing stairs and lifting up to 55 lbs. repeatedly

CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Effective January 6, 2020, the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requires employers to conduct a pre-employment verification full query against the newly established License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse prior to beginning employment in a position that requires a valid commercial driver's license (CDL). Candidates seeking employment in a position that requires a commercial motor vehicle license must voluntarily enter their information into the FMCSA and must provide disclosure authorization, at the time of offer, to CHS or an authorized third-party agent of CHS to verify information.

Keywords: CHS Inc., Bellingham , Seasonal Greenhouse Attendant (seasonal), Other , ferndale, Washington

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Washington jobs by following @recnetWA on Twitter!

Bellingham RSS job feeds