Are you passionate about the environment? Do you want to be a part of a cause that strives to maintain biodiversity, provides an alternative to ‘big ag’, and embraces family traditions and history? Based in the beautiful bluff country of Northeast Iowa at 890-acre Heritage Farm, Seed Savers Exchange offers a one-of-a-kind place to work. The city of Decorah is close by and offers large-city amenities in a small-town setting.
Lillian Goldman Visitors Center (LGVC) Retail Staff
Job Title: LGVC Retail Staff
Department: Education and Outreach
Reports to: Lillian Goldman Visitors Center (LGVC) Manager
FLSA Status:Part-time Seasonal
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
This position will support Seed Savers Exchange by assisting the visitors of Heritage Farm. The individual must be ready and willing to answer visitor questions concerning the SSE organization, gardening and products. The candidate must also be comfortable using the POS system and assisting customers with their purchases. Additionally, this position will lead tours and assist in the maintenance of display gardens. Weekends required.
High School diploma or GED. Retail experience preferred. Applicant must be an enthusiastic, detail oriented and flexible team player with a positive attitude. Must be comfortable with a diverse and changing work environment. Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds and be able to meet physical demands of gardening including stretching, bending, kneeling, and walking for extended periods.
For a complete description of this position, download the posting here .
To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include 'Event and Volunteer Coordinator' in the subject line of your email. Review of applications will begin immediately. Seed Savers Exchange is an equal opportunity employer.
Or mail to:
Seed Savers Exchange
Attn: Karen Anderson, Human Resources Specialist
3094 North Winn Road
Decorah, Iowa 52101