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Job title: Assistant Production Manager
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Job location: West Grove, PA  19390 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 11/01/14
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: We offer a competitive compensation plan, as well as a full benefit program including a 401(k) plan.
Job Category:Spacer ImageGreenhouse
Grounds Management
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Job Description


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Job Description
We are looking for a full-time Assistant Production Manager to perform various operational and supervisory functions to ensure the effective operation of our greenhouse liner production and ground maintenance of our trialing and research fields.

Essential Position Responsibilities
•Supervises greenhouse labor while production duties, including, but not limited to cutting, harvesting, preparation of cuttings, grading and trimming are done.
•Executes daily irrigation in all greenhouse zones using Argus irrigation system and environmental control system.
•Schedules and supervises trial field preparation and grounds maintenance for all projects.
•Supervises and directs daily irrigation of outside trial areas to ensure plant quality is maintained.
•Completes and maintains various production reports.
•Applies beneficials as part of IPM program.
•Coordinates shipping all trade show materials to-and-from each show.
•Assists in snow removal.
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Job Requirements


Education, training, experience:
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•Associates or four-year degree in horticulture or related field preferred but not required.
•Background in growing/production of plants and/or field maintenance preferred.
•Knowledge about roses, perennials and woody plants would be helpful
•Certified Pesticide Applicator’s Permit preferred.
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