Pike Nurseries
3271 Sheep Wallow Rd
Dahlonega, GA 30533
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description

Come join our team at Pike Nurseries Farm!

Pike Nurseries has 15 metro Atlanta retail stores in Georgia and 4 retail stores in the Charlotte, North Carolina area as well as a Landscape Design division and three growing facilities in Marietta & Ringgold, Dahlonega Georgia.
We are proud to be an employee owned company. Please ask about our ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) benefit. Only 4% of companies are ESOP companies in our country. Come join a team that puts their associates first! We look forward to hearing from you!

Objective: To produce superior quality plant material in the most efficient way, while training and developing a team of growers.

- Direct Section Growers to monitor ranges for optimum crop quality, climate, and correct placement.

- Responsible for directing all aspects of growing, including watering, fertilizing, spraying, and soil testing.

- Monitor incoming plugs and preform quality checks.

- Provide direction to Production Lead to ensure plugs are handled and planted properly.

- Develop and document high quality standards with the goal of crop consistency.

- Conduct trials and experiments to evaluate possible improvements to the crops.

- Direct Section Growers to perform soil, water, and disease tests as needed

- Train Section Growers to Identify, track, and control insects.

- Develop and implement fertilization programs.

- Train Section Growers to monitor their greenhouse environments and how to adjust them seasonally,

- Assist in production planning and provide feedback on growing times and plant selection.

- Maintain records of crop activities and observations, including pesticide applications and growth records.

- Train and develop Section Growers on proper spray technique and chemical handling.

- Source and order chemicals, soil, and PPE gear.

- Provide feedback for site planning, capex expenditures, and general facility maintenance.

This is primarily a Monday-Friday job with some weekends in our spring season.

For more information you can visit our website at

We are a Drug Free workplace & do background checks on all candidates.