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To Apply
Send your cover letter and resume to [email protected], with subject Plant Shop Associate (Part-time).

Overview
JOMO Studio is looking for a part-time Plant Shop Associate for its Toronto store to work Friday, Saturday and Sunday 2-6 pm, who is passionate about plants and JOMO Studio’s mission to bring the best customer experience into the plant world, both in-person and online.

Compensation
This role is paid $15 per hour before deductions and tax.

Location
This role will be located primarily at the Toronto store location at 21A Bathurst Street and off-site locations during corporate workshops.

Reporting
This role reports to the Co-Founder (Graham).

Role Description
You are a plant-impassioned and team-oriented individual who has a balance of retail, customer service experience and plant knowledge. You love to meet like-minded plant enthusiasts as well as patiently teaching plant novices about all the amazing things JOMO Studio has to offer. You must have a love for fast-paced, startup environments, are highly self-motivated and have the ability to maintain a positive, resilient attitude in the face of growth and change. You will be expected to work 8-12 hours/week part-time depending on availability with plant shop duties, order fulfilment, and to assist with JOMO Studio’s workshops on a weekly basis (once restarted).

Qualifications
● Loves plants and can demonstrate a working knowledge of the care and maintenance of them
● The ability to balance priorities and multi-task
● Superb communication with customers and teammates
● Desire to collaborate in a team-based environment
● Dedicated to providing excellent, on-brand customer service
● Must be detail-oriented
● Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency
● Excellent organizational skills
● Ability to receive constructive criticism and feedback and a willingness to learn and improve
● Ability to maintain a positive, optimistic, empathetic attitude at all times – highly respectful of others
● Has a “whatever it takes” attitude

Areas of Responsibility
● Maintain plants in-store; including watering schedules, cleaning, rotating, pest control, and pruning
● Facilitate transactions on our Point-of-Sale system in a friendly and timely manner
● Ensuring product is fresh while out on the floor, cycling out imperfect and ill plants to be disposed of or returned to the greenhouse
● Responsible for store upkeep; sweeping floors and cleaning daily
● Available to assist during workshops both on and off-site
● Maintaining store appearance set by our Co-Founders
● Develop a working knowledge of all of JOMO Studio’s plants and plant care, with the desire to uphold JOMO Studio’s friendly, plant expert reputation
● Ownership mindset in the areas of customer experience and plant knowledge
● Other duties as assigned

Schedule Requirements
● You must be available on weekends (the role is Friday to Sunday)
● You must be available to work during heavy traffic sales (ex: B Grade sale)
● Available to work during retail blackout periods during holidays like Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day, etc.

Perks of JOMO Studio
● Staff discount on plants starting after two weeks of employment
● First pick at plants when they arrive from the greenhouse
● Endless Nespresso provided (coffee is important!)
● We like to celebrate you on your birthday and work anniversary

JOMO Studio Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate inclusivity and are committed to building a diverse team.

Last updated October 14, 2020

To Apply
Send your cover letter and resume to [email protected], with subject Plant Delivery Specialist (Part-time, Contract).

Overview
JOMO Studio is looking for a part-time, contract Plant Delivery Specialist for a delivery route that runs Saturday and Sunday from approximately 12 pm - 7 pm, who is passionate about plants and JOMO Studio’s mission to bring the best customer experience into the plant world, both in-person and online.

Compensation
This contracted role is paid per delivery. In average, our delivery specialists make about $20 - $25 per hour with 4 - 5 hours work daily.

Location
The route is primarily within the City of Toronto with some deliveries extending into the GTA.

Reporting
This role reports to the Co-Founder (Graham)

Role Description
The route varies from downtown Toronto, stopping at condos and apartments, to urban subdivisions with townhomes and houses. It is a fast-paced role, with the average stop being less than 5 minutes. Our customers are lovely and you will soon get to know the ins and outs of our repeat customers’ deliveries and new ones alike. You will be expected to complete the route each day within the approximated time frame as our customers are awaiting their new plant babies with great excitement. You are, in a very important way, the face of JOMO Studio to our customers, and going the extra mile, being kind and showing you care reflects our values and goes a long way to keep our customers for years to come. The ultimate way to see this role is this: completing the task itself is not the checkbox, but rather, connecting the customer with their plant that brings them happiness.

Qualifications
● Some knowledge of plants is preferred but not required
● A clean driving record is required along with a reliable vehicle and insurance
● Superb communication with customers and teammates
● Desire to collaborate in a team-based environment
● Dedicated to providing excellent, on-brand customer service
● Must be detail-oriented
● Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency
● Excellent organizational skills
● Ability to receive constructive criticism and feedback and a willingness to learn and improve
● Ability to maintain a positive, optimistic, empathetic attitude at all times – highly respectful of others
● Has a “whatever it takes” attitude

Areas of Responsibility
● Gas, mileage, vehicle insurance, parking/speeding tickets etc. are solely your responsibility
● If plants are damaged, stolen, lost, misplaced, dropped at the incorrect location, etc, while in your possession, you are responsible to cover the costs associated with them
● We will provide you with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment for the role and following local health guidelines is to be adhered to as your safety is our priority
● Having a working mobile phone with a data plan is required as we use a delivery app to make your job streamlined and easy and for our customers to know their delivery is on the way
● Other duties as assigned

Schedule Requirements
● You must be available on weekends (the role is Saturday and Sunday)
● You must be punctual and adaptable based on the route
● Available to work during retail blackout periods during holidays like Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day, etc.

Perks of JOMO Studio
● Discount on plants starting after two weeks of employment
● First pick at plants when they arrive from the greenhouse
● Endless Nespresso provided (coffee is important!)
● We like to celebrate you on your birthday and work anniversary

Please note: This role is categorized as a part-time, contract, but does have the opportunity to evolve into a larger role in the future as events unfold. You may be able to claim some expenses of this role, such as gas and insurance, as you will be fulfilling a contracted driver position.

JOMO Studio Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate inclusivity and are committed to building a diverse team.

Last updated October 21, 2020