Jan 27, 2017

Director of Operations

  • FPSJobs
  • Scottsdale, AZ , United States
Full time Business Analysis

Job Description

Scottsdale , AZ , United States
  Develop a strong team committed to quality results and customer satisfaction. Direct and coordinate worker activities such as planting irrigation chemical application harvesting grading and record keeping. Person will have a leadership role in propagating and growing horticultural-specialty products and crops for a large grower, packer, shipper, and marketer of fresh culinary herbs.
• Carry out day-to-day farm operations at four locations
• Engage with all farm managers to supervise all facets of production and harvest
• Maintain all expenses for the farms Team Management.
• Plan finances and production to maintain farm progress against budgeted parameters.
• Record information such as production farm management practices and parent stock
• Prepare financial and operational reports.
• Analyze yields operational costs and financial returns of operations.
• Bachelors degree in business or in a horticultural field and 6 to 10 years growing and propagation experience ideally in a wholesale greenhouse operation 5 or more acres in size.
• Proven track record in management and leading farm/nursery operations
• Demonstrated ability to build and develop team    

Job Requirements:

• Financial Management and profit enhancement
• Proven track record of excellence in performance and results• Must be fluent in English and Spanish.
• Propagation and general plant nutrition skills.
• pH / EC knowledge and application
• Must be excellent with computers spread sheets and analysis.
• Must be familiar with computer injection systems liquid fertilizers herb diseases pest infestations and all appropriate spray applications state of the art computerized green houses.
​ • EDUCATION: Bachelors degree in business or in a horticultural field


Business-Operations, Strategic Management



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