“We’ve been a family owned and operated business since the day we opened in 1932. Because of the tight link between our family and our business, we’ve made personal service and outstanding working relationships the foundation of our company. That’s how we started Howard Fertilizer & Chemical, that’s who we are today, and that’s who we will be tomorrow and beyond” – Robert M. Howard Jr., Owner and CEO –.    



Howard Fertilizer & Chemical, a family owned company and industry leader in the sales and distribution of fertilizers and chemicals to the landscape, golf and agricultural markets, has an immediate opening for a Retail Warehouse Associate. This is a fulltime position based out Boynton Beach, FL.  Competitive wages and comprehensive benefits package including 401(k).


Responsibilities include:

  • Answer phones and greet all visitors upon entry
  • Handle sales transactions for walk-in customers (cash or credit)
  • Process orders received in person, over the phone, or via fax and email
  • Maintain overall appearance and organization of lobby and front counter area
  • Arrange and replenish retail stock displays as needed
  • Assist with daily delivery routes, inbound & outbound product shipments & monthly inventory
  • Participate in projects to support sales and customer satisfaction


Qualified candidates will have:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Warehouse experience (including forklift operation)
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, manage time effectively, and perform well under pressure
  • Professional attitude and excellent communication skills

 *** Previous work history in the fertilizer industry would be a major plus.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 to $14.00 /hour


Equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.