Riverside, California

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Designs, cuts and arranges live, dried, or artificial flowers and foliage for funeral services, cemetery, and special events. Provides excellent customer service when reviewing product selection, writing orders, and receiving payments. Delivers arrangements.

**JOB RESPONSIBILITIES**

+ Reviews orders for clarity, product availability, events schedule

+ Prioritizes work to meet deadlines

+ Answers calls and greets clients in a courteous and empathetically

+ Discusses needs, suggests products, seasonal products, and floral services commemorating special events, quotes products, as well as records accurate orders and payments

+ Collaborates with Funeral Director to clarify contractual requests

+ Collaborates with floral colleagues on design, scheduling, issues, and process

+ Collaborates to resolve issues

+ Plans arrangement according to client's requirements, utilizing knowledge of design and properties of materials, or selects appropriate standard design pattern

+ Selects flora and foliage for arrangement

+ Trims material and arranges bouquets, wreaths, terrariums, and other items using trimmers, shapers, wire, pin, floral tape, foam, and other materials

+ Packs and wraps completed arrangements for transportation

+ Maintains clean, neat, and tidy design work area and flower cooler

+ Maintains design equipment in good working order; notifies management when repairs or replacements requirements

+ Drives company vehicles to deliver floral arrangements to client homes or service venues

+ Takes precautions to secure floral designs during transportation

**MINIMUM** **Requirements**

**Education**

+ High School or GED equivalent

+ Training in Floral Design preferred

**Certification/License**

+ Valid state issued driver’s license with an acceptable driving record

+ Certificate from School of Floral Design preferred

**Experience**

+ 3-5 years of experience in floral design

+ Demonstrated knowledge of floral products and design

+ Demonstrated knowledge of the care of floral plants and flowers

**Knowledge, Skills and Abilities**

+ Basic computer, internet and word processing skills

+ Clear and articulate communication skills

+ High level of compassion and integrity

+ Problem solving skills

+ Ability to multi task and prioritize

+ Detail oriented

+ Adaptable to frequently changing priorities

**Work CONDITIONS**

**Work Environment**

+ Work indoors and outdoors during all seasons and weather conditions

+ Limited amount of local and/or multiple location traveling required

+ Professional Dress is required when in contact with families.

**Work Postures**

+ Frequent, continuous periods of time standing, up 6 hours per day

+ Climbing stairs to access buildings frequently

**Physical Demands**

+ Physical effort requiring manual dexterity is required

**Work Hours**

+ Working beyond “standard” hours as the need arises

Postal Code: 92505

Category (Portal Searching): Operations

Job Location: US-CA - Riverside

**Req ID:** Req.98877

**Position Type:** Full time

**Who we are. What we do.**

We are a company committed to supporting families at difficult times. Nowhere will you find a group of caregivers and teams more passionate about the work they do or more invested in the well-being of the families they serve.

The Dignity Memorial name is a symbol of trust and a mark of excellence. As the largest provider of funeral, cemetery and cremation services in North America, we're dedicated to celebrating the life and legacy of every loved one with professionalism, compassion and attention to detail that is second to none.

_"SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliates._

**Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V**

Riverside, California

Who we are. What we do.

We’re more than North America’s largest single provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 25,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.

Our Purpose

Service Corporation International is dedicated to compassionately supporting families at difficult times, celebrating the significance of lives that have been lived, and preserving memories that transcend generations, with dignity and honor.

As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.

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