Design By Nature has the perfect Job offer:
Wanted - Hard work'ing Craft' horticulture' lists to grow wildflowers, Based near Carlow, Tipp, Laois, Kilkenny.
€28,392 - €32,448 pa. drive license req'
Total in-house Hort' training, in all aspects of our work, see below for
Position 1) Horticulture and sales
cv - firstname.lastname@example.org
IMPORTANT DO NOT ring or use any other communication to
apply, other than email Info@wildflowers.ie with your cv and application
ONLINE application. Copy and paste to email for Info@wildflowers.ie
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Your name Your address
Write a brief paragraph about why you wish to work for DBN and with
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p1) includes: seed picking, drying & cleaning, seed storage &
testing, customer service, sales, product packing,
genebank-gardening and much more.
Employees are required to be free to travel nationwide and overnight
during harvest times.
Winter work is mainly indoor.
A life changing horticultural career working on a small team situated on
the Laois/Carlow/Kilkenny border.
This employment offer is only available to proven physically fit and
hard working applicants who wish to work with Native Flora.
Ideally you should already have a track record however short, in
Conservation, Horticulture or Gardening and or all things nature and
outdoor as their primary career route in life and be over 18 years old.
You must be willing to work in all weather conditions. Clean driving
license essential, 'speed points ignored'.
Applicants must be able to work alone on your own initiative with
guidance, or in a small team and/or with clients and be willing to
travel nationwide, including overnights.
You must have a good eye for detail and be willing to quickly learn
all about working with native flora.
Be able to work hard and keep up with our pace and the seasonal demands
of this very physical employment opportunity. Much of the work involves
using your hands.
Be able to train on the job, to learn to change work tasks as the
seasons progress, from sowing and planting, to maintenance and crop
care, to harvest and drying, to cleaning and indoor winter work.
The work includes hand and machinery practices, manual lifting, a
range of 'safe passes' and 'on the job' skills training.
P1. Applicants will/may depending on ability be also involved in
conservation and heritage activities, social media, using IT, customer
support, client projects,
Ideally you should be a fluent English speaker
Part time Positions: as above will also be considered.
end of employment offer..........................
About us: Native Sourced, Irish Provenance Wildflower Seed
our 30th anniversary, Established
or trade. Gardeners and
You with Seed that grows, Biodiversity in
every sack of seed
Sandro Cafolla t/a Design By
his 'SeedHeads' Team of Irish
By Nature - Established 1990
DBN is a Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine,
Registered Native Sourced Irish Wildflower Seed Grower,
Harvester, Supplier, Processor, Mixer and Packer
DAFM Registered No:
other business produces Irish provenance
grow acres of wild sourced seed, we travel miles
find sources we can collect from,
small lots are then propagated, sown by hand,
living gene banks soon become larger field crops
are weeded, grown in polycultures, rotated and
summers we have a Wildflower Farm Open day
you can see some of our crops
are first harvested by hand,
crops we can take with combine harvesters,
Harvesters and our own bespoke methods.
the seed-head, chaff and seed is gathered,
transported, to our seed house, where its
dried, sorted, straw is removed, chaff is removed,
winnowing and sieving it's then stored,
to be mixed
and packed, all in Ireland, for Irish growers.
answer customer questions by email / or quote form,
We make recommendations.
accept photos of before you start and years after
are mainly a mail order business serving the trade and public
Seed mixtures. plants and individual species.
are passionate about wildflowers.
are older than the oldest antiques,
Brighter than the
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in the sound of a living native
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