Join the Roadside Blooms Team

 

Roadside Blooms is looking for a FULL-TIME perfect fit to help support the exponential growth of a beautiful, team-led, community-driven business. 


Job Title: Roadside Blooms Shop Associate


Reports To: Lauren Szego - Shop Manager 


Who We Are Looking For


The Right Fit is Someone Who:

  • Finds joy among plants, flowers, and people
  • Works well in a supporting role and as part of a team
  • Can take direction, not need micro-managing, and holds themselves accountable
  • Is organized, plans ahead, and follows through
  • Is creative and analytical
  • Has amazing customer service skills both in person and over the phone
  • Can hustle, and be flexible and adaptable in an ever changing environment
  • Possesses a positive attitude and good sense of humor
  • Is a problem solver and critical thinker
  • Is self-motivated and can run with an assignment 
  • Has a willingness to learn
  • Has a strong work ethic and is dependable and consistent
  • Cares deeply about environmental and social justice issues
  • Believes that developing community is crucial to personal and business success

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Helping maintain, organize and update a multi-use retail space
  • Caring for our indoor shop plants (watering, pruning, treating pests, pricing, etc.)
  • Watering and maintaining a few corporate indoor/outdoor plant accounts weekly
  • Checking out customers in person, by phone, and online 
  • Delivering floral arrangements as needed
  • Assist with floral design of daily offerings/deliveries as needed (can be trained)
  • Assist with local workshops and events as needed
  • Participate in weekly staff meetings
  • Support management team

Experience We are Looking For

  • 2-3 years retail experience
  • Food and beverage experience preferred (why? - because F&B people know how to hustle and work effectively in a team under stress)
  • College degree desired but not required
  • Plant knowledge and experience is a must
  • Floral design experience preferred but not necessary
  • Proficiency in social media platforms
  • Experience with Shopify preferred but not necessary 
  • Clean driving record a must
  • Can lift 50lbs
  • Can be on feet for long periods of time
  • Comfortable on a ladder a must

Hours and Compensation

  • The shop is open 7 days a week 10-5:30/6
  • Shifts typically begin between 8am and 10am
  • Must be able to work most weekends and until shop closes
  • Between 32-40 hours a week
  • Compensation range for is $16-$20/hr depending on experience
  • Start by September 15th, 2022

Send resume, well-written cover letter telling us why you are interested in joining our team, and 3 professional references.

Those three things must be sent in order to be considered:

JoinTheTeam@roadsideblooms.com

Note: We are not taking phone calls regarding this position.


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