Position Description

Floral Designer
Employment Type Part-time
Location Name Central Design
Location City and State Creve Coeur, MO
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Purpose:

The Floral Designer designs and creates floral, silk, and plant arrangements for all occasions while ensuring that each customer receives “Extra Step” customer service.

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Minimum of three years of work experience in a retail florist as a full-time designer
  • Basic reading and math skills
  • Knowledge of floral design and style for all occasions
  • Knowledge of cut flower identification, care, and handling procedures
  • Must pass the Floral Designer Assessment
  • Must work well with co-workers and support the Dierbergs “Extra Step” customer service philosophy

 

Expectations for all Dierbergs Associates:

  • Conform to Dierbergs dress code, appearance, and personal hygiene standards.
  • Be flexible in scheduling (including weekends and holidays)
  • Maintain prompt, regular, and dependable attendance as scheduled
  • Comply with all federal, state, location regulations, and Dierbergs policies

 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide “Extra Step” customer service to every customer
  • Use equipment such as knife, foliage stripper,  shears,  hot glue gun,  wire cutters, telephone  etc.
  • Work actions include standing, walking, bending, reaching, stooping and squatting
  • Work independently
  • Design and create original floral designs
  • Interpret work orders and recognize problems in an order
  • Communicate with other stores and department managers
  • Work in one spot for lengthy periods
  • Work and stock in a 36 degree cooler
  • Figure cost and price on arrangements (labor, container, and supplies)
  • Work with green plants and potting soil
  • Good phone communication skills
  • Work in atmosphere of high pollen and seed spore count
  • Work with floral chemicals and bleach
  • Lift up to 30 lbs., ex. buckets of flowers, stocks cases of vases
  • Keep work area sanitary by using company approved cleaners and equipment
  • You may be cross-trained in other departments

 

This description is representative only and is not exhaustive of the tasks that an associate in the position may be required to perform.