Business / Organization Name: 
Stow Greenhouses
Contact Person: 
Barbara Rietscha
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Street Address: 
84 Walcott St
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Job Description: 
Stow Greenhouses is looking for a full-time farmer-florist to work at our cut flower farm and design studio. Stow Greenhouses, located in Stow MA, is an industry leader in the production of hybrid lilies and seasonal cut flowers. The right individual will help grow flowers both in a greenhouse and in outdoor fields as well as bunch and arrange the flowers for farmers’ markets and weddings. He/she will be enthusiastic, able to multitask and pitch in as needed. This is a hands-on position. Responsibilities: • Perform all aspects of field production from early seeding, weeding and harvesting. • Bunch and prepare flowers for sale to florists and at farmers’ markets. • Create arrangements for farmers’ markets and events.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Sustainable Food and Farming
Sustainable Horticulture
Application Deadline: 
Friday, March 20, 2015
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
resume, cover letter
Minimum Qualifications: 
• Associate’s degree with 2 year’s experience (or any combination), cut flower production experience preferred. • Excellent communication and customer service skills. • Floral design experience a plus. Creativity and artistic ability a must.
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
Start date is April 1, 2015 but will consider part time employment April 1 – May 15, 2015. Currently this is a 9-month appointment leading to a possible full time position.