Indoor Growing Team Member


Cavicchio Greenhouses, Inc.
Sudbury, MA 01776
United States

Category
Industry
Horticulture
Manages Others
No
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Primary Responsibility

As New England’s largest distributor and grower of annuals and perennials-operating twelve acres of state-of-the-art greenhouse space year round, we are looking for an experienced Section Grower to join our dynamic team.  This role requires horticulture experience, pest and fertilizer knowledge and a passion for producing top-end product.  The ideal candidate will be comfortable getting their hands dirty, care about the environment and possess a strong work ethic.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitor annual and perennial crops for proper watering, fertilizer and pests
  • Nutrition Management working in collaboration with the Head Grower
  • Apply chemicals, fertilizers and biologicals
  • Evaluate data to identify crop challenges
  • Manipulate greenhouse temperature and humidity to control crop growth

 
Job Requirements
Skill and Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in horticulture or equivalent experience

Proven experience growing annuals/perennials in a commercial greenhouse

Knowledge of greenhouse equipment and operations

Hands-on experience with fertilizers

Knowledge of biologics


Physical Requirements

Ability to lift, pull/push up to 25lbs
Ability to bend, stand and walk for the length of your shift
Ability to work outside in all types of weather
Ability to spray chemicals


About Us

Cavicchio Greenhouses is a fourth-generation New England farm working more than 250 acres in Sudbury and growing facilities in Leominster and Lancaster. As a horticultural grower and landscape distributor, we cultivate and supply an extensive variety of annuals and perennials, nursery stock, stone, masonry and landscape materials. With a hard earned reputation for service, quality, selection and sustainability, we work with professionals and garden centers throughout the area to keep our region beautiful.