Farm Manager


J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co
9500 SE 327th Avenue
Boring, OR 97009
United States

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

Job Description

 

Join a successful, team-orientated, profitable company to advance your career.  J Frank Schmidt & Son Co. is a family of long-tenured, loyal employees who are recognized as industry leaders in growing deciduous, shade and flowering trees and for being a world-leader in new tree cultivar development and introductions.

 

Our team is looking for a highly motivated, forward-thinking team leader to oversee our group of experienced growers and employees at our 80 acre container farm in Boring, Oregon.    

 

Primary Job Responsibilities:

·       Oversee all farm practices of growing container trees from potting through shipping.

·       Work with container farm team to set priorities and manage workflow as efficiently as possible. 

·       Create and oversee labor, expense, and capital budgets as approved by CEO.

·       Participate in company-wide production meetings to maximize return on company investment in container grown trees. 

 

Required Experience:

·       Minimum of 5 years in nursery production and management.

·       BS Degree in Horticulture or Business Management or equivalent experience.

·       Bilingual in English and Spanish is a plus.

 

Highly competitive wage DOE including comprehensive benefits package. 
Job Requirements
Prior nursery production and management experience, plus BS Degree in Horticulture or Business or equivalent experience required.