Floral Designer

Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Deadline: May 31, 2017

McNamara Florist, one of the 50 largest and most respected retail florist in the US, has several career opportunities. Established in 1954, McNamara Florist now has 9 retail locations in Central Indiana including a greenhouse and garden center and central design center.  McNamara Florist is looking to fill floral design positions and floral management positions specifically. Candidates can submit resumes online or apply in-person at any location.

McNamara Florist is looking for talented designers willing to work for a fast-paced floral company. We are looking for someone who is hard-working, an effective communicator, creative thinker and problem solver.

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE preferred:
- Must have 2-5 years of commercial design experience.
- Floral designers must be artistic. Use your sense of style to develop aesthetically pleasing designs.
- Must meet McNamara’s expectation of well-designed arrangements with sophisticated blending color harmonies.
- Experienced and well-versed in all areas of floral design.
- Exemplary customer service skills
- Need to utilize basic computer skills to enter orders and sales into company software system
- Must be 18 years of age
- High school diploma (or equivalent)
- Reading and Writing skills
- Planning and Organizing Skills
- Communication/Interpersonal skills

DUTIES
- Arrange both real and silk flowers for display at occasions or in the home or office.
- Fill special orders for holidays or other occasions.
- Make traditional corsages, bouquets, wreaths, and wedding decorations, as well as other kinds of original designs.
- Work with clients to fulfill their vision for occasions such as weddings, funerals, or celebrations and events.
- Work with a wide range of foliage and flowers.
- Water plants, and cut, condition, and clean flowers and foliage for storage.

PHYSICAL and other requirements:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
- Fast paced working environment
- Lift moderately heavy loads up to 50 lbs
- Ability to bend, reach, kneel, squat
- Able to stand for long periods of time
- Able to push/pull heavy loads
 
 Contact:
Erin A. Davidson, Marketing Coordinator
McNamara Florist
1853 Ludlow Ave
Indianapolis, Indiana 46201
Office: (317) 596-1210