Schedule and oversee the growing of perennials from start to finish. Including: Sowing seed, dividing, transplanting, fertilizing, irrigating, organizing growing areas, building new growing areas, and working with the propagation and production managers. Manage inventory and update due to loss, moving, or division. Perform plant and label inventory in the fall. Order labels and keep them organized. Oversee growing areas and people in charge of those areas to perform their duties in a timely manner. Also, assist in general nursery work such as: installing and fixing irrigation, lining out/harvesting/digging, keeping fields maintained, help pull and load orders if necessary. Operate equipment such as: skid-steer, tractors, and ATV. Order materials needed for production. Attend seminars on perennials.
Training: As necessary and on the job.
Schedule: December-February: 40 hours per week
April: Monday-Friday ~ 9 hours per day
May-June (In Season): Monday-Friday: 10 hours per day
July-November: Monday-Friday ~ 9 hours per day
5 paid National Holidays : Off
Salary and Benefits: Based on experience, 35,000-40,000k. We also offer a Simple IRA with 3% company matching. Five paid personal days to start. We will consider paying a portion of health insurance after 1-2 years of full time employment. Bonus potential. Our plants enjoy a non-smoking environment.
For more information on our company see our website at www.intrinsicperennialgardens.com
Please send resume and salary requirements to Brent Horvath, Owner and Grower of Intrinsic Perennial Gardens ~ BrentH@Intrinsicperennialgardens.com or Fax (815) 648-2072