Nursery Manager


Atmore, AL 36502
United States

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

Job Description

 

Nursery Manager

PRT Atmore, Atmore, Alabama, USA

Position Summary:

As the leader of the local management team, you will have the opportunity to work with the most innovative conifer seedling producer in the industry with a focus on customer satisfaction and continuous improvement. You will oversee all aspects of open compound seedling production and lead an experienced team that takes pride in meeting our customer expectations. Your focus will include financial management, personnel development and leadership, continuous improvement activities, customer focus, overall site safety, and promotion of PRT.

Compensation, Benefits & Workplace Culture:

o Highly competitive annual salary matching your level of experience and ability

o Bonus incentive program – up to 15% of annual salary

o Matching 401K program

o Comprehensive benefits package inclusive of extended health and dental

o Relocation allowance (if applicable)

o Our PRT nurseries are vibrant and fun communities with employees who share a strong passion for the “green” nature of our business and doing their part in regenerating the forests of North America.

o We provide a supportive team structured workplace, a strong safety culture, and a commitment to the environment.

Location:

PRT Atmore is located 11 miles outside the town of Atmore. Atmore is in western Escambia County with its southern border being the Florida state line. A pleasant climate, the city of Atmore offers excellent recreational facilities, including golf, tennis, walking trails and swimming pools. Just 50 min south-west is the beautiful town of Mobile. Once called the Paris of the South, with 300 years of history and the cultural center of the Gulf Coast, this city has something for everyone. Ballet, theatre, opera and the symphony, Water based adventures, cruises, museums and attractions from art to Mardi Gras. The Mobile Delta provides 20,323 acres of open water for year-round fishing, canoeing and camping.


About PRT USA:

PRT operates a diverse network of 19 nurseries in Canada and the United States enabling us to grow a wide variety of high-quality container forest seedlings for all climatic and site conditions. Annual production of 320 million seedlings makes PRT the largest producer of containerized forest seedlings in North America. We produce trees for customers from British Columbia to Ontario and Michigan to Alabama to Oregon.

How to Apply:

Please apply through the Career Page of our website at https://www.prt.com/careers/current-job-postings Applications will be accepted until the successful candidate has been hired. Please check out our Career video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsvfZdw_9m0

Thank you for applying; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Requirements
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

The ideal candidate will have:

o A bachelor’s degree or diploma in horticulture, agriculture, or forestry, or the equivalent combination of education and experience

o Five or more years of horticulture or crop production experience

o Experience leading and managing crop production teams

o Strong planning, organization, and time management skills

o Ability to problem solve and conduct root cause analysis

o Strong computer skills with proficiency in MS-Excel, MS-Word, and MS-Outlook

o Knowledge or experience with continuous process improvement in a production environment (would be an asset)

o Ability to analyze and work with financial data including developing budgets and financial analysis

o Ability to problem solve and conduct root cause analysis
Video
Map
Address
Company
PRT Growing Services
Carli Lawn
668 St Annes Road
Armstrong BC V0E1B5
Canada
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