Floral Designer Needed- Oakville

Floral Designer Needed - Oakville

True Flowers is a retail flower boutique located in downtown Oakville, specializing in custom floral designs for everyday, events, and business.  We are looking for a part time floral designer/customer service rep to work 4 days a week, Wednesdays-Saturdays, to assist in running the day-to-day operations of the business who is a team player, dependable & highly organized.  The successful candidate will possess excellent customer service skills and have experience effectively servicing customers in a retail environment.  Previous floral experience working in a flower shop or in the floral industry, or formal floral training is required.

General duties include: Creating custom floral arrangements and bouquets for daily orders, weddings & events - Providing excellent customer service to walk-in customers and over the phone which includes taking detailed orders, processing cash and credit card sales and wrapping as required - Help maintain the shop as needed (merchandising, preparing supplies, cleaning etc) - Plant and maintain orchids and other plants - Help unload and process incoming floral shipments - Opening and closing the shop - Assist with other day to day operations of the business as required (planning, organizing orders, ordering supplies, etc)

Qualifications & requirements include:  Previous experience working in a flower shop or in the floral industry, or formal floral training is required - Available to work on Saturdays - Proficient in English with clear handwriting - Able to work while standing for most of the day and able to lift up to 50lbs (buckers, large arrangements, boxes of flowers, etc)

We are a new and growing business and at this time we are looking for permanent help 4 days a week, Wednesdays-Saturdays, with more help being needed around seasonal periods, busy times and to cover staff vacation. 

Please submit your resume to hello@trueflowers.ca.  No phone calls please.