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BLOOM is seeking dynamic, hard working, excellent humans to join our flower farm and studio teams for the 2023 season and beyond. 

For all of the details about open positions, please read below. If you think you would be a great addition to our flowery world, please reach out...

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Flower Farmer Dahlia

Flower Farm Manager

 

We are seeking an incredible hardworking human year round to manage production at our one acre flower farm Spirit of BLOOM in beautiful Northern Michigan

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage all aspects of the farm’s flower production, including propagation, bed preparation, transplanting, weed/pest management, irrigation, bucket washing, harvest, and post-harvest handling.

  • Communicate with the team at Bloom Floral Design with weekly availability and updates.

  • Manage an employee that is shared between the farm and Bloom's flower shop.  

  • Harvest flowers up to 30 hours per week at the height of the season.

  • Trellis and stake beds, irrigate, fertilize, plant, and manage weeds as needed.

  • Deliver flowers one to two times per week with a company vehicle.

  • Maintain and improve crop plan, sowing schedules, and seed inventory.

  • Complete greenhouse and field flower sowing, manage timely planting and weeding.

  • Keep work areas clean and organized.

  • Communicate weekly with the farm owner and studio manager

This work requires the physical and mental capacity to participate in the rigorous but deeply rewarding demands of agriculture. The flower production manager is a year-round position. Expect to work roughly 20 hours per week February - March, 50 hours per week April - September, and 20 hours or less per week October – January. This schedule is largely dependent on how the flower production manager manages their time. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of two years experience with cut flower production.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Hoop House growing and tractor experience highly preferred.

  • Hoping to find the perfect candidate for a 2+ year commitment to grow with the farm.

Applicant should be driven, excited to learn, have strong time management and communication skills, and be in good physical condition. This is physically demanding work; be prepared to work outdoors in all the weather conditions Northern Michigan has to offer. We expect you to provide all your own necessary outerwear. You must be able to lift and carry at least 50 lbs.

 

COMPENSATION

This is a year-round salaried position. $30,000 salary plus seasonal bonuses and paid time off

 

HIRING PROCESS

Please send a resume and cover letter with the following information:

  1. Relevant past work experience, including specific responsibilities and duties.

  2. Other related skills.

  3. 2 references.

PLEASE SEND RESUME TO

Jennifer and Rachel info@bloomfloraldesign.com

 

If you have additional questions, feel free to contact us.

Flower Farm & Flower Shop Assistant

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to fill our Farm and Flower Shop Assistant positions with time shared between our beautiful flower farm Spirit of BLOOM and retail floral studio BLOOM floral design both located in beautiful Northern Michigan.

This is a seasonal, full time position April-October.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • ON THE FARM​

    • Complete flower production tasks with the Flower Production Manager. This can include propagation, bed preparation, transplanting, irrigation, fertilization, weed management, harvest, post-harvest handling, etc.

    • Communicate as a liaison with the team at Bloom Floral Design with crop updates. 

    • Deliver flowers as needed with a company vehicle.

    • Keep work areas clean and organized.

    • Work two weekends per month. 

  • IN THE FLOWER SHOP

    • Support retail and event design team tasks at BLOOM's flower shop. Tasks may include but are not limited to; processing flowers, daily floral design (bouquets, vases, etc), daily deliveries, general retail tasks. 

 

The Flower Farm & Flower Shop Assistant is a seasonal hourly position; Approximately 40 hours per week, April - October. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of one year experience with cut flower production.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Minimum of one year customer service or retail experience.

  • Floral design experience preferred, but will train the right person.

 

Applicant should be excited to learn, have strong communication skills, and be in good physical condition. This is dynamic physically demanding work; be prepared to work outdoors in all the weather conditions Northern Michigan has to offer. You must be able to lift and carry at least 50 lbs.

COMPENSATION

Hourly pay rate based on experience 

  

HIRING PROCESS

Please send a resume and cover letter with the following information:

  1. Relevant past work experience, including specific responsibilities and duties.

  2. Other related skills.

  3. 2 references

 

PLEASE SEND RESUME TO

Jennifer and Rachel at info@bloomfloraldesign.com

 

If you have additional questions, feel free to contact us.

Flower Farmer Dahlia
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