Flower & Garden Attendant - Summer Season 2022

Enchanted Forest Water Safari · Old Forge, New York
Department Enchanted Forest Water Safari
Employment Type Seasonal
Minimum Experience Entry-level

We're glad you've decided to apply for a Flower & Garden Attendant position at Enchanted Forest Water Safari!  Please note that this position does not coordinate with the Herkimer County or Lewis County bus programs.

 

Scope:

Flower & Garden Attendants are responsible for the appearance and maintenance of the garden areas, flower beds & such throughout Enchanted Forest Water Safari, Calypso’s Cove, the Old Forge Camping Resort & the Water’s Edge Inn. This position requires working outdoors in all weather conditions.

 

 Essential Duties:

  • Planting and placement of flowers
  • Maintain the aesthetically pleasing appearance of all garden/flower areas including flower beds, landscaping and hanging arrangements.
  • Safely drive and maneuver a golf cart with a water tank attached
  • Routinely water and prune plants to keep them in good condition
  • Assist with projects in the grounds crew department as needed

 

 Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Exhibit a friendly, cooperative and professional demeanor
  • Must be safety conscious
  • Must be well groomed, self-disciplined and willing to comply with uniform guidelines
  • Maintains productive and respectful working relationships
  • Able to interact professionally with a diverse group of people
  • Must be self-motivated and comfortable working alone and as part of a team when needed
  • Experience with flowers and gardening preferred

 

We expect our team members to provide outstanding guest service at all times and to have fun!  Before continuing on to the employment application, please take a moment to read the following criteria. Should you be hired, you are expected to exhibit these qualities 100% of the time while on the job.

 

  1. Make Eye Contact & Smile– Say “hello” with your body language.  Treat our guests like you would want to be treated.  You should have the willingness to speak with our guests, provide service that makes their experience better, and thank them for spending/creating their experience with you.  And always SMILE!

 

  1. Have a Positive Attitude– You should embrace a positive “can do” attitude, always looking for ways to make “great” guest service be the norm.

 

  1. Mind Your Appearance– A clean, well-groomed appearance is essential for our Team Members.  Our uniform and grooming policy is a condition of employment.

 

  1. Be a Team Player– You should value each guest and fellow Team Member as important parts of creating a lasting, positive, memorable experience.

 

If you feel that you cannot perform the job in this manner, we thank you for your interest, but kindly ask that you do not continue on to the employment application.

Thank You

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  • Location
    Old Forge, New York
  • Department
    Enchanted Forest Water Safari
  • Employment Type
    Seasonal
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level