Greenhouse Manager needed Immediately

Industry

Agriculture Fishing and Forestry

Advert ID

USA_388312

Location

Greenport

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

New York City, NY - Metro - (USA) 99 Park Avenue 6th Floor NY New York , NY - 10016 Phone : 212-557-9110

ContactNumber

212-557-9110

Job Description

Manpower is looking to hire a permanent Greenhouse Grower Manager to work in the Riverhead, NY area for a local Long Island grower and forager of flavor with its roots in Dutch innovative agriculture and greenhouse expertise. If Agriculture if your Dream Job, this is the Job for you!!!! Apply immediately.

Requirements:
*College degree in Horticulture/Agriculture preferred and/or 3 years of growing experience.
*Preferably bilingual English/Spanish.
*Demonstrate basic computer skills - Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.
*Detail oriented.
*Set the highest standards for quality, efficiency and productivity.
*Must be a team player and collaborator with ability to work independently.
*Fast learner.

Who we are:
Our is a client is a leading innovator in flavor and heirloom varietals of Living Microgreens and Specialties for the Top Restaurant Industry. Our all natural products and rare varieties are grown from seeds sourced around the globe, with stories laden with folklore, fantasy and even mythology. The flavors, fragrance and feeling of our collections are extremely unique and attract the likes of many of the most well known chefs. With over 100.000 square feet of new eco-conscious greenhouses on 50 acres our client is the leader in flavor innovation and state of the art agricultural practices both the food service and retail sectors, filling plates with aromatic architecture and vibrancy, making us one of the fastest growing companies of the area. Greenhouses are located in Riverhead and Cutchogue on the beautiful North Fork of Long Island.

Job Summary of the Greenhouse Grower Manager:

The Greenhouse Grower Manager will be responsible for day-to-day greenhouse production under Executive Management guidance. Responsible for the proper care of the greenhouse including the principles and practices of plant cultivation, propagation, protection and optimization. Assist in daily production and packaging processes. Directly responsible for overall operations to achieve maximum efficiency, profitability and crops performance.

A Career with our client offers:

- Very competitive salary

- Possible housing in a 3 bedroom house, 10 minutes away from the company on the North Shore of Long Island.

- Health Benefits & other perks.

Required education:
*Master's

Required experience:
*Management: 3 years
*growing: 3 years

Required language:
*Spanish

Required licenses or certifications:
*pesticide license
*Driver's License