Los Angeles

Job Opportunity with the Theodore Payne Foundation

For more information about this position, please contact Theodore Payne Foundation directly. Contact information is below.

Seed Room Coordinator
Theodore Payne Foundation, Sun Valley, California

The Theodore Payne Foundation for Wild Flowers and Native Plants, Inc., seeks a motivated, hard-working individual to coordinate activities in our seed room and to assist with retail sales activities. The Seed Room Coordinator processes seed orders, manages seed inventory, and cleans wild collected seed, among other duties related to our seed program. The Coordinator also assists with customer assistance in the Foundation’s bookstore, including answering questions about California native plants and gardening and assists with sales, customer questions, and telephone queries.

This is a part-time position. Most work is conducted indoors, though there is some fieldwork on the property, such as seed collecting and gardening. The Foundation is located in the San Fernando Valley, which can be particularly hot in the summer months. The Coordinator would work 3 days a week, for a total of 24 hours per week. Saturday is one of the days when the Coordinator would be required on-site to assist with retail operations.

If you are interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to Margaret Robison at the Theodore Payne Foundation, 10459 Tuxford Street, Sun Valley, CA 91352. A detailed description of position responsibilities is available at www.theodorepayne.org.

The Theodore Payne Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the use of California native plants.