Retail Store Manager – HTG Supply – Chicago, IL

If you have a passion for gardening and growing plants, we want to talk to you. HTG Supply is looking for passionate and highly motivated retail store managers to join our team.

What does an HTGSupply retail store manager do?

You will be responsible for the operations, development, optimization and profitability of an HTG Supply retail location. The manager creates the personality and sets the tone of the store through the advocacy of HTG Supply and our products. You should have a strong grasp on how to build a team to provide our customers with exceptional support and service while maximizing store profitability. HTG Supply is the nation’s leading retailer for growing anything indoors. Our retail outlets provide equipment, hardware, and consumables to serious gardeners, cannabis enthusiasts, commercial marijuana growing facilities, greenhouses, nurseries, and anyone looking to up their cultivation game.


  • Provide Efficient, Friendly, and Superior Service
  • Manage Store Inventory via Monitoring Stock, Ordering, and Receiving Inventory
  • Opening & Closing procedures
  • Operating Point of Sale
  • Scheduling Staff, assigning work tasks, following up on work results
  • Develop, Implement, and Measure Business Strategies to:
  • Raise Customer Count
  • Grow Store Sales
  • Expand Store Traffic
  • Increase Profitability
  • Minimize Labor Cost
  • Minimize Discounting
  • Capture Local-Commercial Clients
  • Create Ongoing Relationships with Local Horticultural Organizations
  • Develop Employees Into High-Performance Individuals
  • Maintain a Clear and Open Channel of Communication between Store Location and HQ
  • Train Sales Associates and Assistant Managers On Store Operations
  • Assist In Scheduling Store Events
  • Ensure Store Compliance with Company Policy and Procedure
  • Maintain High Housekeeping Standards
  • Take Proactive Steps to Monitor and Correct Employee Conduct
  • Lead by Example

Requirements: Qualifications

  • Ability to make advantageous business decisions
  • Excellent customer service skills are essential
  • Personality that supports efficiency, leadership, and a “can do” attitude
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Minimum of some College education
  • 1+ years experience in a management role
  • 1+ years experience in retail sales
  • Hands-on experience with gardening and keeping plants
  • Must be able to lift at least 60lbs

Why HTG Supply?

  • Full time, salaried position with incentives
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage
  • Paid holidays & PTO
  • IRA available
  • Share your passion for gardening with thousands of customers

Job Type: Full-time

Typical Earnings: $35,000.00 to $95,000.00 /year

Work authorization: United States (Required)

Additional Compensation: Potential Profit Sharing and Discretionary Bonuses

Work Location: Must be willing to relocate to a new store in the Cook County/Chicago area.

Schedule: Minimum of 40 hours per week

Benefit Conditions: Waiting period may apply


Job Type: Full-time


  • Retail Management: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Retail Sales: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Associate (Preferred)

Application Question:

  • What is your gardening experience, both indoor and outdoor?

Additional Compensation:

  • Commission
  • Bonuses
  • Store Discounts


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Relocation assistance

Pay frequency:

  • Every other week

Paid Training:

  • Reduced Pay


  • Ops Manager

Shifts announced:


Typical start time:

Typical end time:

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma


  • Day shift
  • On call
  • Other

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Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

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