Do you consider yourself to be a highly efficient and organized individual? Being a Receiver at Shelmerdine may be the perfect fit! This position is integral to the operations of our retail store and is responsible for receiving all incoming goods and accurately preparing them for the retail floor in a timely and efficient manner.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Safely offloading boxes and pallets from delivery trucks
  • Carefully opening and unpacking boxes of new shipments
  • Pricing new items accurately and as directed
  • Waste management of boxes and packaging materials, as well as maintaining a clean and organized receiving area
  • Communicating with the Point-of-Sale Manager to ensure that goods are properly entered in our system
  • Communicating with Merchandisers and ECommerce when new items are ready to be looked at


  • Monday to Friday availability is required
  • Highly efficient and organized
  • Strong listening and verbal communication skills
  • Able to lift heavy items following the appropriate safety measures
  • Positive and friendly attitude, our motto is ‘work hard and be nice!’

Shelmerdine Garden Center Ltd. is a fast-paced, dynamic garden center that offers excellent growth opportunities to those who have a passion for the horticultural industry. We are a team with exceptional working knowledge of plants and plant products, and most importantly, aim to inspire and help customers achieve beauty and success in their homes and in their gardens. We strive to be the best in all areas of our business by anticipating and exceeding the needs of our customers and by focusing on our employees. We employ customer-driven, knowledgeable individuals that are dedicated to creating a refreshing and extraordinary shopping experience.

All applicants are required to submit our general application (simply download the Employment Application Form and email it to us or visit us in person.) You may attach your resume to the application if you wish.

Thank you for considering a career with Shelmerdine Garden Center.