Collectors Corner is a retail plant nursery specialising in interesting and unusual plants. The majority of the plants we sell are grown in our own production nurseries including:
• Bromeliads & tillandsias
• Cacti & succulents
• Carnivorous plants
• Lucky bamboo
• Rhipsalis & other epiphytes
• Terrarium and indoor plants
However, Collectors Corner is not just a plant nursery but also a world famous destination renowned for its vast collections of rare and unusual gemstones & minerals, fossils, sea shells, meteorites, preserved insects and other fascinating collectibles. Our aim is to offer visitors a unique shopping experience. We also stock a range of other items such as salt lamps, jewelry, dinosaurs and educational toys, gift lines, general gardening supplies and much more.
Skills You Might Learn
• Identification and understanding of a wide range of products available for sale
• Understanding of stock movement and sales processes
• Understanding of good customer service skills
• Understanding of workplace operating conditions, policies and procedures
• Insights into the retail and horticultural industry and possible career paths
Typical Tasks & Duties
Students will undertake customer service deal with customer queries and complaints, handling payments, stock replenishment, ordering stock, pricing and merchandising, cleaning and general house keeping, and other associated duties.
• Applicants need to have good spoken language skills
• Pleasant & friendly demeanour
• Clean & tidy personal presentation – retail appropriate
• Physically fit, able to stand, push, pull, lift, bend and carry without issues
• Sturdy, comfortable closed – toed shoes
• Plain, retail appropriate clothing
Special Transport Requirements
• Location is Braeside.
• Bus routes with stops nearby include: 709, 902.
• Own transport is best. Limited public transport is available.
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- SIR30212 - Certificate III in Retail Operations
- SIR30312 - Certificate III in Retail Supervision