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Professional Gardener/Nursery Assistant

Petaluma, CA
March 26, 2018

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Rosemary A. Read

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University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

B.S. Hydrology May 2014

GPA: 3.37


Blue Moon Farm, Wakefield, RI

Field Manager/Nursery Assistant (March 2016 – December 2017)

Worked as a seasonal employee for a perennial and native plant nursery for two years to manage all aspects of garden maintenance at clients’ properties in a professional and efficient manner. This included planting, pruning, watering, weeding, deadheading, communicating with clients, and troubleshooting issues. Other duties involved potting, assisting with plant care, receiving shipments, customer service, and updating inventory at the nursery. Art By Rosie, West Greenwich, RI

Owner/Artist (August 2015 -- Present)

Currently running a small business part-time in which I sell my original abstract artwork on up-cycled wood through various market and festivals, maintaining an online store, and consignment in shops and galleries. Other duties include creating artwork, maintaining inventory, engaging with customers, and managing both social media accounts and a website.

Lil Rhody Miracle Maids, Charlestown, RI

House Cleaner (January 2015 – November 2015)

Worked as a house cleaner to provide thorough and efficient residential cleaning services on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis in addition to spring cleaning and move-in/move-out cleaning.

University of New Hampshire Stormwater Center, Durham, NH Research Assistant (September 2013 – December 2014)

Performed tasks such as equipment installation and programming, collection of stormwater samples, processing of samples for laboratory analysis, data entry and analysis (tabular and graphical), quality assurance/quality control measures, cleaning and calibration of equipment, and general maintenance of field sites to assist with stormwater research.

References available upon request.

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