Route Manager

March 7, 2019

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Job Description

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

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