A wholesale greenhouse in northern Westchester County, NY (50 miles north of NYC) has an immediate opening for a full-time grower.
Responsibilities include performing all duties associated with plant propagation, production and maintenance, including:
Planting and labeling
Pest management – pesticide license or willingness to obtain one required
Development of work schedules and quality standards
Collaboration with management on production/planting schedules
The successful candidate will be a hands-on, self-starter with strong organizational, communication, and delegating skills. A dedication to a career in horticulture and at least a two year degree in plant related science or greater is required.
Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred
On-call hours for greenhouse emergencies required
Mechanical skills related to the greenhouse are a plus
Salary commensurate with experience, housing available if needed.