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General Information

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Job title: Grower
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Job location: Brighton, CO  80603 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 01/28/13
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: DOE
Job Category:Spacer ImageHorticulture Science
Management
Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
Nursery
Irrigation
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Job Description


Job description:
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Arbor Valley Nursery is a privately owned, rapidly growing agricultural company. Arbor Valley Nursery is one of the largest nurseries and landscape distribution centers in the region and is looking for teammates that want to be a part of leading the future of the industry.
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Job Requirements


Education, training, experience:
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Education, training, experience:

At Arbor Valley we are looking for someone to manage all the aspects of the container production including production plans, potting, fertility, watering and labor management.

Requirements:

• You are willing and able to thoughtfully and continually make suggestions to management regarding improved processes, productivity and efficiencies to allow everyone to get more done in less time with better results.

• You are willing to roll-up your shirt sleeves and do whatever it takes to help the team accomplish goals.

• You are extremely organized and detail-oriented and possess excellent communication skills.

• You have the foresight to be proactive with plant health care.

• This teammate would have interest in production including container growing of woody ornamentals, herbaceous perennials and grasses as well as aspects of field tree production.

• This teammate would have at least 3 years growing experience in a Nursery environment.

Your Attributes:

You are exceptionally smart and resourceful. You are very organized and are able to organize others. You are a self-motivated team player. You are trustworthy, dependable, loyal, responsible and absolutely accountable. You are a multi-tasker that knows how to makes things happen. You are never satisfied with mediocrity or the status quo. You are thick-skinned, easy to get along with, upbeat and motivational. You are tenacious. You think outside the box. You believe "can't" is a bad, four-letter word. Your attitude is "can-do", "no-problem", "where there’s a will there's a way", "solutions not excuses" and "whatever it takes". You are always looking for ways to get more done in less time with better results. You are always thinking ahead and anticipating what needs to be done next. You want to do everything you can to help Arbor Valley be more successful. You want to be compensated commensurate with your value to our company, without pre-defined limits.

Your Responsibilities:

If you are looking for a position without responsibility and accountability, please do not apply. You must perform such that the Management and Owner of our company have total faith in your abilities, so that they are all able to trust, rely and depend on you to take total ownership of the position and its responsibilities.
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