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Growing Manager - 1QWQ
Northern Berrien County, MI
Williamson Employment Services, Inc. 2019-01-19
The basic function of the Growing Manager is to ensure all growing activities in the field and greenhouses are planned, scheduled and controlled as efficiently and effectively as possible. The Growing Manager must ensure that the goals and objectives as they relate to the growing operations are met.

Duties to include:  
General Supervision
Responsible for assisting in the development of  budgets, ncluding departmental expenses, as well as capital equipment requirements
Must participate in the development of long-term strategies and plans
Assist in the hiring, firing, layoffs, training and coaching of all direct report employees
Responsible for monitoring the health, size standards, and short/long term storage
Responsible for working with the Operations Manager to develop an overall plan and schedule for greenhouse and field management.
Responsible for all matters relating to the field operations.
Responsible for all matters relating to the greenhouse and container operations, including, but not limited to: pesticide application and fertilization and nutrient application.

Education: University graduate or equivalent experience in nursery production with certification in
pesticide use, plus 2 years experience in a nursery environment.

Wage:  DOE
Walk-in application hours: 8:00am to 3:00pm, or call for an appointment.

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213 Hilltop Rd.
St. Joseph, MI 49085-2304
Phone: 269-983-0142
Fax: 269-983-8955
Williamson Employment Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate in the assignment of its employees on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability or veteran status. Discriminating orders will not be honored.