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
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
+ Carry out assigned responsibilities promptly and
+ 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
+ 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
+ Ability to work in adverse weather conditions and
+ Must be able to perform simple math problems related to order
counts and inventory management
+ Must pass pre-employment background check
+ Prior Greenhouse Experience
+ Must be able to meet certain physical requirements including
standing, squatting, bending, climbing stairs and lifting up to 55
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