We are now accepting applications for our 2014 season. We are looking for entusiastic, hard working, reliable people to fill various full time/seasonal roles. Plants knowledge is a must. Send us your resume with a short cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Or apply in person. Our ideal candidate is:
- passionate about nature
- able to identify a range of ornamental and edible plants
- great with people
- hard working
- physically fit
- adaptable to different roles
- eager to learn
We have various roles to fill for the spring/summer season. Our start dates begin as early as April 1st or as late as May 1st depending on your availability because of school etc. Usually our positions end at the end of August, but some can carry on part time through to the end of December, depending on our needs and your flexibility. This year however, we may be looking to keep one staff member on as a year-round employee should they show interest and excel during the summer.
Duties range widely; some examples of duties here are:
greeting and helping customers, selling plants to customers/teaching them about the plants, potting up plants, handling cash, pricing and documenting inventory as it arrives, tidying/creating displays, unloading plant deliveries, assiting with workshops, helping in the coffee bar, helping with special events like our farmers markets or pumpkin patch, curating displays, making signs, watering and plant care.
Our wages are competitive and vary depending on your knowledge level and experience.