Employment

We’re an equal opportunity employer and participate in E-verify.  NO PHONE CALLS OR RECRUITERS.

If qualified, benefits include group health insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, 401k plan with match, FSA and employee discount.

Current Opportunities


Staff Accountant

Location: Main Office

Status: Full-Time

Wage: Starting at $40K yr.

 Qualifications
  • AA in Accounting and ​2-3 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to work with and maintain confidential information
  • Microsoft Excel proficient required
  • Some understanding of GAAP
  • Experience with Viewpoint software a plus
  • Crystal Reports experience a plus
 Qualities
  • Detail oriented
  • Demonstrated proficiency of data entry, coordination of multiple projects and ability to organize and report data in useful formats
  • Work with minimal supervisory oversight, independently, and as part of a small team
  • Ability to think analytically and to make sound judgments from analysis
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, with all levels in the work force
  • Ability to plan and organize own work
 Duties
  • Post cash receipts
  • Reconcile bank statements
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • WA sales tax
  • Misc billings
  • GL transfers from Eagle to Viewpoint
  • Balance GL to VP and make adjustments in Eagle
  • JC entries and pre-paid GL
  • GL adjustments
  • Journal entries including maintenance of recurring and allocations.​
  • Long term debt
  • Produce work papers for year-end reconciliation
  • Assist in budgeting and forecasting
  • Prepare Worker’s Compensation reports
  • Cuts checks for Payroll and Payables
  • Complete weekly EFT transfers- 401k and direct deposit
  • Process applications for credit
  • Track & process donations
  • Oversee payable and receivable activities to ensure staff is maintaining internal controls.​
  • Supervise Accounting staff
  • Oversee Merchant Services
  • Prepare reports- in Viewpoint or as needed
  • Prepares ad-hoc analyses as requested
  • Nursery AR & statements
  • Manage banking functions and cash management.​
  • Facilitate and complete monthly close procedures.​
  • Review expenses to ensure proper accounting of purchases.​
  • Setup and manage equipment
  • Unclaimed property- review and file
  • Process quarterly payroll taxes
  • Reconcile and run YE W-2’s
  • Reconcile and run 1099’s
  • Admin Viewpoint (add & delete users, manage security)
  • Arrange and/or do Viewpoint software updates
  • In support of other staff, will cross-train on a variety of jobs to provide back-up capabilities
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as assigned by the Controller
  • Maintain fixed asset schedules and depreciation records.​

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.  The subject line must include the position/location you are applying for.
  2. Drop off at any of our locations
  3. Mail to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn: Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland, OR 97206
  4. Fax to: 503-777-2399 Attn:  Human Resources

 

Download an Application

Retail Garden Center Manager

Location: Lake Oswego Garden Center

Status: Full-Time

Wage: DOE, Salary.

We are seeking an experienced retail garden center manager with a strong management background, experience in the horticultural industry and customer service orientated.  The desired applicant will be an organized person who enjoys working with people and plants.  Duties include managing the day-to-day activities including a crew of up to ten, inventory, marketing, training, working with buyers, coordinating events and seminars and merchandising.

Qualifications Ideal candidate will have:
  • In-depth knowledge of Northwest plant material
  • 5 years Horticulture experience
  • Strong management background and/or business degree
  • Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions
  • Retail point of sale experience
  • Strong personnel management skills
  • Computer skills, including basic Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Administrative skills in accounting, scheduling and supervision
  • Read & understand sales reports from POS
  • Ability to create and monitor budgets
  • Retail sales experience
  • Confident speaking abilities
  Qualities
  • Customer service oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Organized, comfortable multi-tasking, manages time well
  • Leadership; ability to inspire others
  • Comfortable with change and constant improvement
  • Ability to give sound horticultural advice
  • Follows through on commitments
  Duties
  • Supervise weekly purchasing and assist with inventory selection
  • Managing day-to-day store activities
  • Reconcile cash register and make bank deposits
  • Create and maintain employee schedules
  • Maintain and reconcile petty cash
  • In cooperation with other store managers, develop sales strategy and discount promotions.
  • Run registers
  • Authorize discounts & returns at POS
  • Coordinate events and seminars
  • Regularly review inventory and current needs and priorities
  • Inventory management
  • Accomplish nursery sales budgets
  • Customer service training for staff
  • Meet monthly with each staff member for career development
  • Review records/invoices and send to main office
  • Establish strong ties to the community
  • Keep abreast of industry trends
  • Maintain an excellent store appearance
  • Maintain a safe store environment
  • Contribute to organization-wide strategic planning
  • Maintain a vigilant attitude towards plant health
  • Coordinate watering, plant spacing, quality control and vendor credits
  • Communicate effectively with other locations regarding staffing, inventory and sales trends
  • Supervise staff members as projects require
  • Lead weekly store staff meetings
  • Suggest new product lines to buyers

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.  The subject line must include the position/location you are applying for.
  2. Drop off at any of our locations
  3. Mail to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn: Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland, OR 97206
  4. Fax to: 503-777-2399 Attn:  Human Resources

 

Download an Application

Retail Garden Center Assistant Manager

Location: Cedar Hills Garden Center, Lake Oswego Garden Center, SE Portland Garden Center, Seaside Garden Center

Status: Full-Time

Wage: DOE, Salary.

We are seeking a retail garden center assistant manager with experience in the horticultural industry and customer service orientated.  The desired applicant will be an organized person who enjoys working with people and plants.  Duties include managing the day-to-day activities when the manager is gone and supporting the manager in other duties.

Qualifications
  • Retail experience
  • Point of sale experience a plus
  • Strong personnel management skills
  • Administrative skills in accounting, scheduling and supervision
  • Knowledgeable in all product lines
  • Strong horticultural knowledge
  • In-depth knowledge of Northwest plant material
  • Practical landscape knowledge
  • Pest and disease problem solving
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and be comfortable multi-tasking
  • Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions
 Qualities
  • Superior customer service
  • Design and creative ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Organized, comfortable multi-tasking, manages time well
  • Comfortable with change and constant improvement
  • Ability to give sound horticultural advice
  • Follows through on commitments
  • Great salesmanship
 Duties
  • Help customers select their landscape purchases from plants, pottery, deco, fertilizers, etc.
  • Carry out assistance
  • Back up cashier
  • Authorize discounts and returns at POS
  • Assist with displays and merchandising
  • Represent all Dennis’ 7 Dees services knowledgeably
  • Project sales
  • Maintain signage
  • Advise buyer of trends and frequently requested items
  • Handle specials orders from customers and make request to buyer
  • Managing day-to-day activities when manager is absent
  • Customer service training for staff
  • Keep abreast of industry trends
  • Support and assist in management initiatives
  • Assist manager with administrative responsibilities (creating employee schedules, reconciling cash register, maintaining and reconciling petty cash)

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.  The subject line must include the position/location you are applying for.
  2. Drop off at any of our locations
  3. Mail to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn: Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland, OR 97206
  4. Fax to: 503-777-2399 Attn:  Human Resources

 

Download an Application

Customer Service and Sales

Location: Cedar Hills Garden Center, Lake Oswego Garden Center

Status: Full-Time, Seasonal

Wage: Hourly, depending on experience.

This position is focused on exceptional customer service, helping customers make good plant choices and recommending garden products and supplies.  Duties include: helping customers select their landscape purchases from plants, pottery, soil, fertilizers, etc, assist with displays and merchandising, maintain signage, handle special orders from customers, ability to conduct transactions on register, carry out assistance and answering phones.  Must be available to work weekends. Qualifications
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and be comfortable multi-tasking
  • Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions
  • Retail experience
  • Point of sale experience a plus
  • Knowledgeable in all product lines and services we provide
  • Strong horticultural knowledge
  • Practical landscape knowledge
  • Pest and disease problem solving
  • Great salesmanship
 Qualities
  • Superior customer service
  • Design and creative ability for merchandising and project sales
  • Strong team player and willing to work in other aspects of the nursery as needed
  • Able to handle stressful customer service situations while maintaining good customer relations

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.  The subject line must include the position/location you are applying for.
  2. Drop off at any of our locations
  3. Mail to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn: Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland, OR 97206
  4. Fax to: 503-777-2399 Attn:  Human Resources

 

Download an Application

Cashier / Indoor Sales

Location: Cedar Hills Garden Center, Seaside Garden Center

Status: Full-Time, Seasonal

Wage: Hourly, depending on experience.

We are looking for an experienced cashier for full-time seasonal work.  This entry-level position is perfect for someone who enjoys working with people and plants.  Duties include providing excellent customer service, answering phones and ringing transactions.  Must be available to work weekends. Qualifications
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and be comfortable multitasking
  • Retail experience a plus
  • Point of sale experience a plus
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Basic computer knowledge (MS Office)
  • Strong team player and willing to work in other aspects of the nursery as needed
  • Plant knowledge preferred
Qualities
  • Superior customer service by phone and in person
  • Strong team player and willing to work in other aspects of the nursery as needed
  • Must be comfortable building a rapport with customers and helping them to make purchasing decisions.

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.  The subject line must include the position/location you are applying for.
  2. Drop off at any of our locations
  3. Mail to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn: Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland, OR 97206
  4. Fax to: 503-777-2399 Attn:  Human Resources

 

Download an Application

Marketing/Merchandising Internship

Location: Main Office

Status: Seasonal

Wage: $9.10 per hour.

We are seeking two full-time intern for spring/summer.  Duties will include:
  • Customer loyalty maintenance – data entry & analysis
  • Product merchandising – creating & evaluating success
  • Assisting buyer with receiving & distributing product
  • Social media marketing – content generation & monitoring
  • Garden center event & education assistance

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.  The subject line must include the position/location you are applying for.
  2. Drop off at any of our locations
  3. Mail to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn: Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland, OR 97206
  4. Fax to: 503-777-2399 Attn:  Human Resources

 

Download an Application

Customer Service & Carryout

Location: Cedar Hills Garden Center, Lake Oswego Garden Center

Status: Seasonal

Wage: $9.10 per hour.

Description:  This is an entry-level position with a wide range of duties that include customer service and loading of plant material, bagged soils, pottery, statuary and fountains, forklift operations, receiving, stocking, pricing, watering and grooming trees and shrubs.  Must be available to work weekends. Qualifications
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Customer service skills
  • Plant knowledge a plus
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.  The subject line must include the position/location you are applying for.
  2. Drop off at any of our locations
  3. Mail to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn: Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland, OR 97206
  4. Fax to: 503-777-2399 Attn:  Human Resources

 

Download an Application

Landscape Maintenance Crewmember

Location: Hillsboro and SE Portland

Status: Full-Time, Seasonal

Wage: Starting at $9.25 per hour.

We are looking for various levels of crew members for full-time work, working four 10 hour days.   Must be able to work in all weather conditions, able to lift up to 75 lbs, hardworking and dependable.  Must pass pre-employment drug test.

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.
  2. Mail or drop off (M-F 8am-5pm) to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn:  Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland OR 97206
  3. Fax to 503-777-2399
  4. Drop off: Between 6:30 – 8:00 am, Mon – Thurs at our Hillsboro shop located at 21445 NW Nicholas Ct, Hillsboro
Download an Application

Landscape Maintenance Foreman

Location: Hillsboro and SE Portland

Status: Full-Time, Seasonal

Wage: Hourly, depending on experience.

This is a position for someone who has knowledge and experience in landscape maintenance procedures.  Applicants must be hard working, dependable, and able to work in all weather conditions.  A person in this position is responsible for all routine maintenance activities and must be qualified to motivate and direct others.  This position requires four 10 hour days.  Excellent benefit package to qualified individuals. Successful candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • Able to communicate in English
  • Minimum 3 years experience in the landscape maintenance industry, with good understanding of:
    • Turf maintenance practices and equipment
    • Irrigation controller programming and minor irrigation repairs
    • Proper pruning practices
  • Assign daily tasks to crew members
  • Promote and maintain safe working practices
  • Able to lift up to 75 lbs
  • Valid driver’s license with good record (must pass DMV background check)
  • Pass pre-employment drug test
  • We participate in e-verify

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.
  2. Mail or drop off (M-F 8am-5pm) to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn:  Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland OR 97206
  3. Fax to 503-777-2399
  4. Drop off: Between 6:30 – 8:00 am, Mon – Thurs at our Hillsboro shop located at 21445 NW Nicholas Ct, Hillsboro
Download an Application

Irrigation Technician

Location: Hillsboro

Status: Full-Time

Wage: Hourly, depending on experience.

We are looking for a customer service orientated experienced irrigation technician.  Duties include: irrigation repair, troubleshooting, backflow testing and interacting with clients. Qualifications:
  • Irrigation repair experience required
  • Backflow Test Certified required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve
Make sure to include expected salary requirements.

To Apply:

  1. E-mail to jobs@dennis7dees.com. Resume is welcome to accompany completed application form.  The subject line must include the position/location you are applying for.
  2. Drop off at any of our locations
  3. Mail to: Dennis’ 7 Dees, Attn: Human Resources, 7355 SE Johnson Creek Blvd, Portland, OR 97206
  4. Fax to: 503-777-2399 Attn:  Human Resources

 

Download an Application