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We are looking for motivated individuals to join our growing team!

Phone Receptionist Garden Center Sales Associate Carry Out Support Cashier Nursery Department Manager

Phone Receptionist

In this back-of-house position, you are often times the first point of contact and subsequently a direct link between customers and our business. This person must display exceptional communication, composure and eloquence when speaking.

Responsibilities and Duties: 

  •  Answer all phone calls and voicemails by either relaying the appropriate information or passing along to the coordinating department manager
  • Provide basic and accurate information via phone or email
  • Assist departments in basic back-of-house tasks as they are needed
  • Handle confidential matters appropriately 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Customer service attitude and friendly personality
  • Exceptional communication, composure and eloquence when speaking
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized and responsible
  • Ability to learn other software as required
  • Able to work standing, sitting, bending, moving, walking 100% of the day
  • Great at time management
  • A desire to learn is a must!

If you are interested in applying, please fill out this application and bring into the store. Thank you!

Garden Center Sales Associate

The Garden Center Sales Associate contributes to meeting sales goals by naturally engaging the customer on common interests in gardening, as well as sharing plant and product knowledge and care.


  • Greet and offer assistance to every customer
  • Exceed customer expectations by suggesting combinations of plants based on customer’s needs, offering care tips, and overall advice for successful gardening
  • Learn current and correct information about plants, plant care and planting procedures from department managers
  • Uphold all visual and operational standards including maintaining a clean and organized sales floor and restocking, pricing and watering as necessary
  • Work with other team members to complete tasks and goals
  • Deliver a smooth shopping experience for each customer from entrance to checkout

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Naturally build genuine relationships with customers over common interests in gardening and plants
  • Must have a friendly and outgoing personality
  • Show strong communication and teamwork abilities
  • Must have a passion for plants and a desire to learn
  • Exhibit outstanding customer service skills


  • A general knowledge of gardening in the lowcountry is preferred
  • Willing and able to work outside during all weather conditions
  • Must be able to work standing and/or moving 100% of the day
  • Flexibility during holiday busy times and on Saturdays
  • Must be 16 or older

If you are interested in applying, please fill out this application and bring into the store. Thank you!

Carry Out Support

POSITION  CLOSED. Please check back in the fall. 

A great position for after school and weekends for students!


  • Assist with all customer needs
  • Restocking of all products
  • Light cleaning duties inside and outside of the store


  • Weekday and weekend hours required
  • Must be able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more
  • Must be customer service oriented
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Able to work in all weather conditions

If you are interested in applying, please fill out this application and bring into the store. Thank you!


POSITION  CLOSED. Please check back in the fall. 

Position Type: Full time or Part time

We’re looking for a friendly face for the this cashier position. The position has the potential to be based inside and/or outside.


  • Handle all point-of-sale transactions including sales, exchanges, refunds, gift cards and gift wrap
  • Learn Abide A While’s policies and communicate to customers when asked
  • Assist in daily tasks such as sweeping, vacuuming, general cleaning/tidying of register area and restocking of register necessities
  • Ability to handle high volume transactions with ease


  • Willing and able to stand and/or move for 100% of the day
  • Saturdays are required
  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Willing to work at our registers both inside and outside

If you are interested in applying, please fill out this application and bring into the store. Thank you!

Nursery Department Manager

Our Nursery Department Manager is responsible for:

  • Sourcing and buying products
  • Merchandising the department
  • Building rapport with, educating, and advising customers
  • Training, developing, coaching, and leading a staff of 5-8
  • Quality control of products and services
  • Promoting the company culture
  • Setting the tone for leadership consistent with the company’s mission and philosophy
  • Ensuring department goals are met.

We seek an individual with excellent communication and organizational ability who is results-oriented, efficient, dedicated to delivering quality work, willing to learn, and attentive to detail.  As a leader at Abide A While, the candidate we seek must be friendly, confident, decisive, trustworthy, respectful, genuine, compassionate, humble, and professional. He/she must possess a team mentality, the ability to build rapport and trusting relationships, and the ability to multi-task and prioritize. The ideal candidate will also have financial acumen and knowledge of small business operations.

To learn more about this position, click here.

If you are interested in applying, please fill out this application and bring into the store. Thank you!

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