Saint Charles 636-441-9779 | Wentzville 636-327-6000

Join Our Team!

Stop in our Saint Charles or Wentzville location to apply!


  • Answers questions, identifies and directs customer to building materials and supplies in the yard and warehouse.
  • Operates forklift safely and effectively to load, unload and move materials in the yard and warehouse.
  • Assists customer in loading purchased materials safely and accurately into customer’s vehicle.
  • Verifies load ticket to ensure accuracy with purchased materials.
  • Loads product on to store delivery trucks for delivery and transfer.
  • Covers exposed materials, when required, to prevent weather damage.
  • Assists with unloading deliveries as needed.
  • Be well organized, dependable, able to effectively communicate, be very detail oriented with the ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) and six months experience with performing these or similar tasks; or equivalent combination of training, education and experience.
  • Teledyne / Forklift experience
  • 2 years of verifiable experience
  • No more than 2 citations in the last 3 years
  • No criminal convictions of a violent or dishonest nature in the past 7 years

Work Environment / Physical Activity

  • Work is performed primarily in an outdoor yard environment, subject to variations in temperature and weather, equipment noise and dust.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 25 pounds frequently and on occasion up to 80 pounds.
  • Must be able to physically operation forklift equipment (climb up and down into cab, twist torso for 360 degree visibility, use arms to operate controls.



  • Counter Sales (Contractor and Retail showroom)
  • Customer Service Experience! You are the first person they see / talk to, so must have great customer service skills!
  • Experience & Knowledgeable in the construction / landscape industry a plus
  • Computer Knowledgeable Microsoft Word & Excel
  • Monday -Sunday Hours
  • Phone skills (40 to 50% of the time will be spent on the phone w/ customers
  • Estimating/takeoffs (math skills) helpful



Attention to cleanliness, care of trees & plants, irrigation monitoring, restocking and loading plants, bagged materials, plus retail products. This position requires individuals to work in an outdoor environment year-round in all weather conditions.

Daily Responsibilities may include:

  • Provide excellent friendly and efficient customer service
  • Available to work a varied schedule, including Saturdays & Sundays, in all adverse environmental and weather conditions.
  • Learn and implement daily and seasonal opening and closing procedures.
  • Daily inspection, restocking, preparation of merchandise.
  • Assist in general nursery maintenance, including watering and pruning, transplanting, fertilizing, controlling insects, disease, and weeds
  • Advise customers on plant selection, garden layout, planting, plant care, and pruning.
  • Inventory and restock garden center retail merchandise
  • Operation of heavy equipment a plus
  • May set up, adjust, and maintain electrical devices such as irrigation control units, greenhouse control units, mist control units
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. + consistently throughout the day.
  • Perform routine maintenance on and modifications to a variety of greenhouse and nursery equipment; maintain irrigation systems
  • Maintain work area in a clean and orderly condition
  • Experience in garden, lawn, and landscaping industry is not necessary but is helpful.


I Love Working With People and the Outdoors!

If you are interested in working at World Outdoor Emporium, send us an inquiry and we will get back to you as soon as we can!