full time - stow, ma
This person will be involved in all aspects of the farm: seeding, planting, growing and harvesting flowers in the greenhouse and in the field.
You will help bunch flowers and design arrangements for customers. You will motivate and direct seasonal employees (often students).
You might be asked to make deliveries, fill in at farmer’s markets and feed the greenhouse cats on occasion.
You are a multitasking wiz, able to plant bulbs, answer the phone and conduct greenhouse tours (sometimes simultaneously) while staying on schedule.
You are organized, hardworking and have an aptitude for getting along with all types of people.
You can operate all types of equipment, anything from a computer to a forklift.
You are flexible, patient and willing to jump in as needed.
You have a strong back, along with farming and design experience, all of which makes you a fantastic utility player.
You conduct yourself as an ambassador for the company and always behave in a professional and courteous manner.
You have an appreciation for beauty, a willingness to try new things and a love of flowers.
If the above sounds like you, if farming isn’t a hobby but a vocation, and if you don’t mind dirt under your fingernails then please send a resume and letter of intent to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line FLOWER FARMER.