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Assistant Production & Sales Manager for Container Nursery

Company: Confidential Company
Location: Homestead
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

The PositionWe are growers and supplier of interior foliage. We are seeking a reliable fulltime person to give support to our Production and Sales Manager.Position based in Homestead, FloridaQualifications:

  • A degree in Horticulture, Soil Science, Plant Science, or Agriculture is preferred, though practical experience in lieu of a formal education may be acceptable.
  • Nursery Experience
  • Pesticide License would be a +
  • Competent verbal and written English-communication skills and Spanish verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to foster and maintain positive working relationships with co-workers, nursery crew, clients, and owners.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (e.g., Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.).
  • Valid Florida driver's license.
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the USA.Main Responsibilities Include:
    • Assist to develop, maintain, enforce a safe and clean working environment for the nursery crew.
    • Assist to provide education to the nursery crew about plant growth and best practices.
    • Assist in giving direction to the nursery crew in regards plant reception
    • Assist in maintaining crop production and inventory
    • Prepare accurate plant production forecasts with his manager
    • Manage record keeping and growing sheets
    • Watering Crops
    • Fertilization
    • Mixing chemicals
    • Scouting of crops.
    • Assist in ordering supplies as necessary to satisfy the business needs.
    • Facilitate walk-in sales as necessary. Promote available plants to potential buyers, based on customers' preferences and requests.
    • Assist in preparing end of the month availability based on Plant inventory ready to offer to customers.
    • Order the requisite Inspection Certificates, as required by federal, state, and local laws and regulationsWork Environment Physical RequirementsThe work environment for this position is a mix of indoor and outdoor workspaces, varying from full sun exposure to a shady indoor/greenhouse area.
      • Must be able to work in and around various nursery settings, including direct contact with various plant and materials and exposure to dirt, dust.
      • Must have the ability to lift, push, pull and/or otherwise move up to 25-pounds regularly, and up to 50-pounds occasionally. Must be able to perform routine physical work including bending, stooping, and reaching. -Other Information
        • Job Type: Regular full-time.
        • Salary: $22.00 to $23.00
        • Schedule: Normal work hours are 7:30 am - 5:00 pm, with some flexibility. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
        • Schedule may include Saturday morning, as necessary.
        • Benefits: Paid Holidays
        • Eligibility for company bonus. -

Keywords: Confidential Company, Homestead , Assistant Production & Sales Manager for Container Nursery, Executive , Homestead, Florida

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