Nursery Grower


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 $60,000 To $85,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description

 

Loen Nursery seeks individual for Nursery Grower. We are a family-owned nursery business with retail, contractor supply and growing operations. Our office is in Sherwood, Oregon.

Job Responsibilities

·         Manages, organizes pre-inventory prep and assists as needed.

·         Manages and trains section crews

·         Nursery Farming, working with the weather to do task at best opportune times.

·         Pest and weed control

·         Participates in pesticide, herbicide application, assures done complete and correct.

·         Effective use of equipment and crew organization

·         Manages all aspects of growing stock to include planting, fertilizing, weeding, tagging, staking, inventory, spacing, and shifting up.

·         Manages crew to include training, quality workmanship, inspection

·         Time Management works to meet deadlines of production schedule, willing to work extra as needed.

·         Pulls and prepares all plants for orders for shipment and in-house transfers

·         Plant Activation

·         Monitors irrigation needs, drip and overhead

 

Job Requirements
Qualifications
• 3 year minimum experience in nursery growing • 2 or 4 degree or comparable work experience
• Experience in operating tractor equipment • English/Spanish is a PLUS
• Knowledge in plant identification

Applicant must be dependable, responsible, organized, meets deadlines, has a sense of urgency, willing to work extra as needed.

Benefits
• Paid Vacation, Holidays
• Health Insurance
• Plant Discount
• Nice People to work with