Hiring: Part-time floral design intern

Good news! We’re hiring an intern.

This is a perfect opportunity for someone who’s looking to learn the ins-and-outs of working for a florist or running a floral design business. This paid internship requires lots of hard work, but will be lots of fun and a great learning experience! Previous floral design or event experience is preferred but not required (we’ll teach you what you need to know!).

The studio is located at my home in Pleasant Ridge, MI. This internship will last 7 months (May-November 2019)* with the possibility of an extension.

Responsibilities:

Trips to the flower market

Processing flowers

Prepping containers/vessels for design work

Studio clean up (scrubbing buckets, sweeping floors, taking out trash, etc.)

Assisting with set up and installations on event days

Light floral design help (making corsages, boutonnieres, etc.)

Making deliveries

Requirements:

Reliable transportation

Wednesday-Saturday availability during event weeks*

Ability to work a minimum 20 hours during event weeks*

Ability to be on your feet for long hours

Confidence to work without supervision

Interest in pursuing a floral design career

Strong work ethic

Works well on a team

Preferred:

Prior floral design or event experience

Strong writing skills (to assist with blog posts, social media, etc.)

Strong social media presence

*You may not be required to work some weeks. You will receive a schedule prior to starting the internship.

Please email your resume, social media handles + a note about why you want the internship to Liz at lpfblooms@gmail.com with the subject line “Internship candidate.”

Thank you!

Elizabeth Smith