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
• 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