Careers


BONSAI SHOP NYC

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Dandy Farmer is branching out! If you LOVE working with plants (maybe even go on vacations just to see trees), have a strong work ethic, and a passion to bring your plant enthusiasm to others, apply now. Your role will be to keep our plants happy and help customers find and take home the perfect bonsai.

PART TIME SALES ASSOCIATE @ The Bonsai Shop

TO APPLY:

Email hello@dandyfarmer.com w/the job title listed above as the subject. Include a copy of your resume with a brief introduction about yourself and why you're the right fit.

Essential Daily Functions

- Watering and care of plants. Seriously, happy plants = happy people

- Sales: Connecting with customers by engaging with and listening to their needs, celebrating the adoption of an incredible plant, and leaving an A+ impression of you and the brand

- Maintaining clean and organized presentations at all times

- Preparing plants and planters to look their best 

- Dependable attendance and punctuality to open and close booth on time

Qualifications

Experience: Retail experience preferred. Plant or flower sales experience get an extra thumbs up.

Attitude: ​Enthusiastic, friendly, and energetic with a genuine desire to provide
great service. Must maintain a professional attitude with sincerity under all circumstances. Detail oriented, respectful, and willing to work hard to make things run properly.

Communication:​ Strong and seamless. Ability to effectively and quickly communicate/annotate information between customers, management, and peers.

Reasoning: Ability to think ahead and notify managers of any concerns that might affect daily operations of the booth. Ability to multitask while being attentive to customers and the booth. Being comfortable asking questions or calling a manager when necessary, independent of direct supervision. 

Physical: ​This involves consistent moving and interaction with others. Some products and materials can weigh up to 25 lbs on rare occasions. You must be ok with carrying materials up and down stairs to restock when needed, and lift products to a height of 6ft.

Hours/availability: ​Available to work from 10:45am to 7:15pm. Market hours are Mon-Sat 11-7PM and Sun 12-6PM. Weekly commitment of 2-4 days/week.

Pay Scale

$13-15/hour based on experience

Dandy Farmer is a brooklyn based Bonsai Design Studio specializing in indoor and outdoor bonsai. Our retail store, The Bonsai Shop, is located in the Canal Street Market, a curated upscale retail space and food hall on the border of Chinatown and Soho.