Southwest Seed Inc. is hiring – see the full job listing at thedailyzu.com >People >Jobs
A local business that farms native grasses and wildflowers and sells to the public both
wholesale and retail is looking for a part time office sales and administration representative.
If you are interested in learning our industry which includes agriculture and the natural plant world both from a scientific and practical application, like working with the public, are not afraid of math and learning new concepts – then this might be a position for you.
Main customer interface and assistance.
Providing information and guidance to customers unsure of what they need.
Conduct the full process of seed sales – this is a multi-step process.
Create seed mixes for complex projects.
Coordinate and assist warehouse with information and physical support when needed.
Keep office systems up-to-date including website, seed tests and other components of seed business.
We are a small team and all employees participate in any aspect of the work process as needed.
Eager willingness to learn
Experienced working in Microsoft Word, and Excel, knowledge of Quickbooks a bonus, and comfortable learning new computer programs
Excellent basic math skills
Able to lift 50 lbs. (Maximum size of a bag of seed.) This is not a deal breaker but helps.
Comfortable working with a wide range of customers (homeowner – farmer – industry)
Great interpersonal/ communication skills on phone and in-person.
Honest and trustworthy
Have vehicle and can drive. (Our office is located in the country.)
16 – 24 hours per week negotiable and flexible, but must be able to work full days 8 – 5.
Starting hourly wage $15, with an increase after training.
Job training to start in late February.
For information or to send a resume please contact:
Southwest Seed Inc.
13514 Road 29
Dolores, CO 81323