by claudia molina
A florist assistant will prepare flowers to be put in am arrangement. Help load vehicles with flowers and supplies. They unwrap flowers, strip thorns, dead petals, give foliage a fresh cut, prepares buckets of water and refrigerate flowers. They also take orders make calls arrange deliverers, recreate arrangements, help customers, cleaning, transport arrangements.
level of schooling required?
where can you work in the world/us in this career?
There are job opportunities all across America. You can work in grocery stores, small floral shops and sometimes craft stores.
is there continuing professional devolpment for this career?
There is not. All that is needed is a creative and open mind.
I think being a floral assistant is interesting because you have a variety of things you have to do, you help customers and clean but you also get to create arrangements. You get a variety of jobs to do and you also get to be creative and learn from it.