Nursery Farm Manager


Loen Nursery Inc.
6803 Kinns Rd
Woodburn, OR 97071
United States

Category
Industry
Agriculture
Application Closing Date
5/15/2024
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Pay
From $25.00 To $35.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Loen Nursery growing facility grows and ships a wide variety of plants. We grow container and field grown plants. We ship throughout the US and Canada. If you have experience in growing and managing people, a passion for plants, we are interested in talking to you.

Task Management

Weekly List

Managing Potting Crews

Managing Section Manager

Managing Labor Crews

Scheduling labor of plants, ready for market

Organize harvest and shipping of plants

Plant Health, best practices

IPM, weed control, watering pruning, spacing, fertilization, scouting

Proactive use of equipment and new technology, potting machines

Training Staff on nursery growing, safety, inspection of work

Efficiency on going improvement for people and equipment, best practices

Secure and protect plants from wind and adverse hot or cold weather conditions

Water Management

Manage construction projects

Develops consistency of product, and quality

Order Pulling

Quality control

Facility Maintenance

On time management all areas



 

Job Requirements
Qualifications:
Prefer Horticultural degree 2 or 4 years
Work experience minimum 5-year similar growing operation
Prefer English/Spanish
Equipment use of tractor, loaders, forklifts, excavators, tree spade, potting machines
Basic construction skills
Irrigation skills
People management, organization and communication skills
Computer user skills