Career With Easy Flowers India
We are always looking for talented and creative employees who have floral training. Openings in the design, buying, and customers service areas are often available. Just check on the “career openings” tab and browse to the position that best suits your expertise.
Aspiring floral designers usually have on the job training. There are those who enroll in a certificate program in floral design at a vocational school or a community college. There are very few universities and colleges that have associates or bachelor’s degree programs in floral design. Most floral designers demonstrate their skills by receiving a professional certification. These certifications require on-hands demonstrations of decorating ability plus written exams.
Many floral designers and floral customer service people begin their floral design careers right out of high school and come in as entry-level designers at retail floral shops. Degrees in horticulture, ornamental design, provide education selections for floral designers. You will learn hydrology, botany, soil management, chemistry and marketing in these courses. With this type of education, you may be able to open your floral shop, and you definitely will provide expert knowledge to any retail operation where you work.
We do not require certification for employment, but if you want to have a higher level of responsibility and pay, certification is offered by the Flowers Authority Institute of Floral Designers. You will need to show proof of that you passed the written exam and a 4-hour hands-on session. During the exam, you will be required to design floral arrangements that include funerals and weddings. This type of certification will prove that you are familiar with floral terminology and are capable of designing floral and plant arrangements.
You can gain your certification by taking floral design online through the American Institute of Floral Designers and at-home training centers, attend online floral design schools, community college courses, and entry-level work in a floral shop. FAIFD’s online course will give you the knowledge to strengthen your professional skills.
We require you have some experience working with all types of plants, including live and artificial flowers. You will need to show experiencing using accessories like ribbons and bows. Preference is given to those who you are familiar with creating wreaths, bouquets, centerpieces, corsages and corporate displays. We require that you possess creativity and strong customer service as well as problem-solving skills. There are times when you will be required to work independently or take direction with a smile. If you are crafty, willing to work hard, know how to go the extra mile and have excellent customer service, then this fast-paced environment is for you.
Pay is dependent on skill, creativity, and experience.