Bloom Hill Farm
Last Updated On: November 12th, 2021 at 11:48AM MST
Contact informationFarm Address:
10475 Hoover Avenue NW
Uniontown, Ohio, 44685
Primary Contact: Shannon Allen
Secondary Contact: Judd Allen
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: Bloom Hill Farm is a 11 acre specialty cut flower farm that grows flowers March - December.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: 3/1/22
Internship Ends: 12/31/22
Number of Internship Available: 3
Application Deadline: 01/30/2022
Minimum Length of Stay: 1 year commitment
Position will be Monday – Friday 8AM-4PM, with some Saturdays as needed for markets. Position will begin full time in April through November with part time hours available in March and December.
Tasks will include: transplanting, weeding, daily harvest, processing (stripping stems and grading), and cleaning/maintenance of the farm, bouquet making, limited design work, all dependent on qualifications.
Other attributes we are looking for:
-Be a trustworthy, hardworking individual
-Self motivated to move quickly and complete tasks with efficiency
-Have a good attitude and willingness to try new tasks
-Be willing to get dirty and have the physical and mental stamina to work outside in sometimes unfavorable weather conditions
-Be extremely reliable
-Work under time restrictions while always considering efficiency as a main goal
-Be a welcoming, kind and happy face when customers come to pick up flowers/floral orders
-Lift 30 lbs easily and have the ability to be bent over for periods of time
Ideal candidates will have 1 year farming experience or comparably, had a job in a face paced, team oriented setting.
Educational Opportunities: This internship would be an opportunity to learn the ins and outs of growing and designing flowers.
Skills Desired: No, just willingness to learn, be coached, and love being in nature.
Preferred method of Contact: Email