Color / Perennial Grower


Magnolia Gardens Nursery
1980 Bowler Road
Waller, TX 77484
United States

Industry
Agriculture
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Magnolia Gardens Nursery is seeking an experienced Perennial Grower. This position will be responsible for hands on management and growing of our perennial, annual and tropical product mix. These duties include, but are not limited to:

 

·       Constant care and monitoring of growing facilities for optimum crop quality, climate and placement

·        Responsible for all aspects of growing, including watering, fertilizing, spraying and testing

·        Develop/document high quality standards for consistently growing crops developing best practices that will be incorporated into our computer production module

·        Maintain good growing practices to meet required ready dates and contract grow days

·        Work with Sales to promote quality programs for our customers

·        Conduct trials/experiments to evaluate possible improvements to the crop

·        Meet with and understand customers’ needs and quality requirements

·        Perform/track soil, water, disease tests as needed

·        Identify/track/control insects

·        Monitor/control computerized greenhouse environments

·        Interact/communicate with dedicated, knowledgeable, well organized grower team

·        Identify crop problems and develop corrective and preventative actions

·        Lead/supervise 12-15 employees in the Perennial Department

 

The ideal candidate must be process driven, self-motivated, develop and work as part of a team, and possess strong management, organization and communication skills. Attention to safety and detail is of the utmost importance. The Perennial Grower should be capable of working within broad parameters with minimal supervision. He/she must be able to work with co-workers in a courteous, professional manner at all times. Candidates must be well organized in all aspects of work, with the ability to multi-task.

Job Requirements
Education, training, experience:
Candidates must have at least 10 years of perennial growing or related production experience with a proven ability to execute and supervise a perennial growing team. A degree in Horticulture or related field is required.

Candidates that are interested and qualified for this position should email resumes to jobs@magnoliagardens.com


Compensation: Competitive salary and benefits
(including matching 401K)

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Magnolia Gardens Nursery
Brandi Marek
1980 Bowler Road
Waller TX 77484
United States