Blooming Glen Farm | Flower Assistant
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Flower Assistant

Now hiring a Flower Assistant for 2017 season- part time- Thursday and Fridays from June thru September.

 

Thursday we harvest flowers for the weekend markets in the morning. The afternoon will be used for doing flower field: weeding, trellising, pruning, planting etc. Fridays morning we may harvest a few more blooms, and then spend the rest of the day as needed for making bouquets for the market. This is a part time position, approx. 20 hours per week.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Planting, weeding, trellising
  • Flower harvest
  • Arranging bouquets for farmers markets

 

Necessary Skills

 

  • 1 year experience on production farm
  • Basic knowledge of flowers and flower harvest or strong interest in learning about flower farming
  • Some experience in floral design/ arranging and making bouquets
  • Must be able to lift heavy buckets of flowers, and be on feet all day.
  • Knowledge of diverse flower varieties, harvest standards
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Candidates must have a strong work ethic and positive attitude.
  • Must be able to set and maintain a fast pace.
  • Receptive to feedback on quality control.

 

Job Description

 

Tuesdays and Thursdays from June through September, starting at 7 or 8am depending on season, and going until approximately 5-6pm. Starting pay $10-12 hour based on experience.

INTERESTED IN APPLYING?

Fill out our ONLINE APPLICATION and send a resume to bloomingglenfarm@verizon.net.