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Martin’s Home & Garden is looking for passionate individuals to join our full-service local garden center in Murfreesboro! View open jobs below, and fill out our online application.

When you join our team, you become part of a close-knit group that truly loves coming to work every day. Martin’s Home & Garden is a small family-owned business that treats you like part of that family. We offer full- and part-time positions, weekday and weekend hours, employee discounts on all products, and employee appreciation events.

Our Mission Statement

Each Martin’s Home & Garden employee will strive to be a blessing and a light to Murfreesboro and Middle Tennessee by providing each customer with exceptional service and top-quality products in a friendly shopping environment.

Job Openings at Martin’s Home & Garden

Thank you for your interest in joining us!

Reporting to the Administrative Manager, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for helping the Administrative Department run efficiently. To be successful in this role, one must have the ability to assist multiple departments, including Human Resources, Finance, Inventory and Receiving efficiently.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure a functional office by maintaining files, completing errands, reviewing supply stock, preparing reports, etc.
  • Assist with receiving procedures
  • Attend meetings and take accurate notes
  • Assist in the planning of events and trainings
  • Other related duties as assigned

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Basic computer skills and the ability to learn new programs and software quickly
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office and/or Google’s suite of programs
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work independently and be a team player
  • Flexibility in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous administrative experience preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Able to sit and stand for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

Reporting to the Head Cashier, cashiers are primarily responsible for processing sales and returns and providing a positive final impression to customers as they complete their shopping. This is currently a seasonal position, but there is the potential for longer term employment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Process sales and returns on a point-of-sale register
  • Schedule deliveries
  • Provide information as needed to customers regarding prices, loyalty program, check policy, and more
  • Other related duties as assigned

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with customers and employees
  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Flexibility in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.
  • Able to count money and make change, having a good knowledge of basic mathematics
  • Able to type alphanumeric characters accurately
  • Must be organized

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • No criminal record; must pass a screening related to money-handling

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push 50+ pounds
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

Reporting to the Head Cashier, baggers are primarily responsible for assisting cashiers in order to make the check out process more efficient. This is currently a seasonal position, but there is the potential for longer term employment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Bagging customers’ items
  • Organizing shopping carts
  • Helping customers bring items to their car
  • Retrieving items for customers
  • Answering phone calls when cashiers are busy
  • Other related duties as assigned

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with customers and employees
  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Flexibility in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push 50+ pounds
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

Reporting to the Hard Goods Department Head, the delivery driver will be responsible for completing local deliveries in either a pickup truck (sometimes with a trailer attached) or dump truck, depending on the need of the order. Dependability is a key characteristic we’re looking for in this role.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Complete deliveries as scheduled and on time
  • Make sure all items for the delivery are accounted for, including loading bulk orders of soil or mulch into the dump truck
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Assist the rest of the Hard Goods Department as needed

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Able to drive a manual transmission single-axle dump truck
  • Able to operate heavy machinery, including a forklift and skid steer
  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Must be reliable and detail-oriented
  • Flexible in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience operating heavy machinery
  • Clean driving record

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push at least 75 lbs
  • Able to stand and sit for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

Reporting to the eCommerce Coordinator, fulfillment associates will be responsible for accurately pulling inventory from the sales floor in order to complete online orders. Dependability is a key characteristic we’re looking for in this role.

This is currently a seasonal position, but there is the potential for longer term employment.

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Must be reliable and detail-oriented
  • Flexible in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push at least 50 lbs
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

Reporting to the Greenhouse Department Head, the Hydration Specialist is responsible for watering the Greenhouse Department and surrounding areas, including the front entrance, displays, and main retail areas.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Consistently checks watering needs of all annuals and greenhouse plants
  • Assist with greenhouse duties when watering job is complete and/or during inclement weather
  • Ensure the safety of employees and staff by properly managing watering hoses and supplies
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with customers and employees
  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Flexibility in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • One year in a nursery setting preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push 50+ pounds
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

Reporting to the Perennials Department Head, the Perennials Team Lead is responsible for helping the department head manage a rapidly growing sales department. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Oversee the day-to-day flow of the Perennials Department when the department head is unavailable
  • Maintain positive relationships with employees and customer base while setting the example of customer service
  • Stock and organize inventory, and assist with checking in new products
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with customers and employees
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Flexibility in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push 50+ pounds
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

Reporting to the Hard Goods Department Head, the Plan Care Specialist will assist customers with plant care knowledge, product details, and ensure a positive customer service experience.

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with customers and employees
  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Flexibility in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • One year in a nursery setting preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push 50+ pounds
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

A sales associate will assist customers as they shop and ensure a positive customer service experience. They will also help unload and organize inventory and complete other duties as assigned.

We are currently hiring sales associates for the following departments: Greenhouse, Perennials, Hard Goods. Please see our separate job description for sales associates in The Market, if interested. Sales associates report to the head of their assigned department.

This is currently a seasonal position, but there is the potential for longer term employment.

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with customers and employees
  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Flexibility in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • One year in a nursery setting preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push at least 50-75 lbs
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time
  • Able to work in all types of weather

Sales associate in The Market will assist customers as they shop within this department and ensure a positive customer service experience. They will also use a point-of-sale cash register to complete transactions for customers and complete other duties as assigned.

This is currently a seasonal position, but there is the potential for longer term employment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Stock and organize inventory, and assist with checking in new products
  • Maintenance of the market: taking out trash, cleaning bathrooms, sweeping, etc.
  • Process sales and returns on a point-of-sale register
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with customers and employees
  • Able to work independently and also be a team player
  • Flexibility in all areas, including but not limited to: work schedule, duties and responsibilities, extreme weather conditions, etc.
  • Able to count money and make change, having a good knowledge of basic mathematics
  • Able to type alphanumeric characters accurately

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift, pull, push at least 50 lbs
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time

Martin’s Home and Garden is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We adhere to a policy of making employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age or disability. We assure you that your opportunity for employment with the Company depends solely on your qualifications. Employment to the Company is at will. An at-will employment relationship can be terminated at any time, with or without notice by either the employer or employee. The at-will employment status of each employee cannot be altered by any verbal agreement or alleged verbal agreement of company personnel. It can only be changed by a legally binding, written contract covering employment status. A example of this would be a written employment agreement for a specific duration of time.