Delivery Driver/Merchandiser

Fernlea Flowers - Delhi, ON (30+ days ago)

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Seasonal Route Manager- Local Routes, Home Every Night

Fernlea Flowers Ltd. in Delhi, ON is looking for Truck Drivers/Merchandisers who are directly responsible for the merchandising, maintenance, display, general housekeeping, and customer relations for his/her assigned retailer locations. Route Managers are also responsible for effective communication with garden centre staff and head office.

Merchandisers must be able to drive a 26’ straight truck to transport goods and materials. All trucks are late model units with automatic transmission and hydraulic lift gate. Candidates must possess a valid “D” Class Driver’s License (no air brake endorsement required) and a relatively clean Drivers abstract. Routes are available throughout different regions in Ontario.

Some of the duties are as follows:

· Load and unload racks of plant material using a hydraulic lift gate

· Ability to lift approximately 30 pounds and move a full rack of plants

· Create displays and merchandise plant material on benches or racks

· Maintenance of plant material, watering as needed

· Inputting inventory at each store using an Android handheld device

· Working with sales staff to ensure that the garden centers are well stocked with the appropriate quantities and varieties of plants

· Proper plant rotation and discarding plant material

· Must be self motivated and work independently in a fast-paced environment

· Very organized and detail oriented

· Must be available from the beginning of April until the end of June

· Ability and willingness work 60 hours per week for the duration of the season, including weekends and holidays

· Ability to work a flexible work schedule to meet the changing needs of the garden centers

Commission Sales with a Guaranteed Weekly Draw

Drivers average $18,000.00-$24,000.00 for 11 weeks of work

Interested applicants email your resume

Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Commission

Salary: $1,000.00 /week

Location:

  • Delhi, ON (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Class D Driver's License (Required)