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November 2016 Employment Classified Ads
Last update: November 22, 2016
A SHIPPING CLERK II & FLEX Posted 11/1/16
Terra Nova Nurseries in Canby, OR is seeking a candidate experienced in shipping systems and knowledgeable in packing of boxes and pallets. Supervisory skills needed running the shop floor and flexing into other departments at times. Dedicated, assertive, physically able to accomplish job functions while maintaining safety in repetitive actions as well as trainable and able to make a difference. Because of viruses: Zero Tobacco tolerance at all times. Send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A SHIPPING/LOGISTICS MANAGERPosted 11/1/16
Terra Nova Nurseries in Canby, OR is looking for a reliable logistics manager to be responsible for the overall distribution of our product. Skills in management for the shipping workforce along with strategic planning, logistics, warehouse, transportation and customer service. Direct, optimize and coordinate the smooth running of shipments in a timely and cost-effective manner. Analytical, problem solving and organizational abilities are essential.
*Because of viruses: Zero Tobacco tolerance at all times. Send cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
CONSERVATION PRACTICE, SOIL, LAND & RESOURCE MANAGERPosted 11/1/16
Seeking a self-motivated individual with strong work ethic and positive attitude to join our horticulture department.
Responsibilities: Land and resource management including coordination of composting, cover crop rotations, soil and water conservation practices, chemical & amendment applications, overall ground maintenance, equipment utilized for farming activities, winter harvest operation including shipping.
Requirements: B.S. in Horticulture, Fruit Science, Agronomy, Soil Science or related education/experience. Candidates should possess a valid driver's license with an insurable driving record, an Oregon Pesticide Applicator License, computer skills, GIS capabilities, knowledge & experience with machinery and strong organizational skills.
Benefits: paid vacation & holidays, 401K/profit sharing plan and multiple insurance plans.
Must have a true desire to learn and grow with the company and become part of a dedicated team that works to improve and succeed.
To apply: Send resume and references to: Carlton Plants LLC, PO Box 398, Dayton, OR 97114, fax 503-868-7503 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
CONTAINER GROWER POSITIONPosted 11/1/16
Patterson Nursery Sales is seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to assist in running all aspects of its container operations. Must be results oriented, self-motivated and possess strong management, organizational and communication skills.
This position requires a strong background in all phases of container production and an overall working knowledge of woody ornamentals with an emphasis on conifers. Candidates should have a minimum of four years' experience with a proven ability to supervise and execute all production operations.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge and skills required:
- Implement and maintain water management strategies for container inventories of diverse sizes and genus.
- Fertility monitoring in specific crops as well as the timing of applications.
- Be familiar with chemigation practices by injection.
- Implement a comprehensive approach to pest and disease control.
- Plant maintenance tasks to be scheduled, including, but not limited to: pruning, weed control procedures, environment spacing with an understanding of the various techniques as to type of crop.
- Ability to read and write English. Spanish speaking desirable.
Salary commensurate with experience including a comprehensive benefits package. Candidates may mail or email in strict confidence your resume with salary requirements to:
Patterson Nursery Sales, Inc.
P.O. Box 99
Boring, OR 97009
CROP HEALTH PROFESSIONALPosted 11/1/16
The individual we are seeking has passion about growing the best plant possible in the safest and most chemical-free manner possible. You must possess and be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of:
Disease and pests
If this is you, please send your resume (to include a minimum of 2 years commercial nursery experience and appropriate educational background).
Position involves scouting and monitoring of plant health and quality, work in improving our biological crop management systems as well as other aspects of herbaceous plant production.
Please reply to email@example.com and include your resume, goals, and salary history.
CUSTOMER SERVICEPosted 11/1/16
Blue Heron Farm, a wholesale nursery in Corvallis, OR, is seeking to hire a person to fill a customer service position. Duties will include helping customers with orders and shipping. Must have good computer and communication skills, be well organized, detail oriented and able to work in a fast-paced environment. Prior nursery experience is preferred but not required. Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVEPosted 11/1/16
Iseli Nursery in Boring, OR seeks to hire an individual for the position of Customer Service Representative. This is a full-time career-oriented opportunity. The position will begin with a very in-depth (up to a full year) orientation and training in the production side of the nursery. The training will then move to the continued learning of plant material and all of the technological systems used in tracking inventory, sales and logistics in our various geographical markets. The next move would be as part of the sales staff as a full charge Customer Service Representative involved with selling product, shipping, nursery and garden tours, trade shows and various nursery events.
Please send your cover letter and resume to: email@example.com.
FACILITIES MAINTENANCEPosted 11/1/16
Large Yamhill County nursery & greenhouse operation seeks qualified applicants experienced in refrigeration, plumbing, electrical and general building repair and preventative maintenance tasks.
Must possess a valid insurable driver's license. Full-time hours, M-F; Sat & Sun shifts may be extended as required, full benefits package & hourly wage DOE.
To apply: Send resume with references to: Carlton Plants LLC, PO Box 398, Dayton, OR 97114, fax 503-868-7503 Attn: HR or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
HEAD GROWER – YAMHILL PROPAGATIONPosted 11/7/16
Large wholesale nursery needs a strong individual to direct and manage all aspects of growing propagation crops. Responsibilities include oversight of the grower staff, manage greenhouse crops, and planning of plant health programs.
Bachelor's degree in horticulture or related field.
Comprehensive knowledge and experience with greenhouse propagation.
Knowledge of pesticide usage, rotations and spray techniques.
Oregon Pesticide applicators license (or ability to obtain).
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Valid Drivers License w/insurable driving record.
Bilingual (Spanish) desirable.
Apply with cover letter & resume to:
9855 NW Pike Rd
Yamhill, OR 97148
(503) 662-3244 ext. 3012
HELP WANTEDPosted 11/1/16
For jobs and key employees throughout California and the Northwest, call Florasearch, Inc. You know us. For more than three decades we have been bringing together key people and excellent companies in the nursery and greenhouse industries and allied trades. Check our references. Confidential. Employer pays fee.
1740 Lake Markham Rd.
Sanford, FL 32771
Ph (407) 320-8177
Fx (407) 320-8083
HELP WANTEDPosted 11/1/16
Loen Nursery, Inc. – Wholesale Growers & Suppliers of High Quality Plants
We are always looking for career oriented skilled staff. Our operations include wholesale growing, shipping, landscape contractor sales, and retail nursery. If you have the interest and skills needed to be a part of our team, please apply. We are growers of container and field grown ornamentals.
We are looking for people in the following areas:
- Sales / Customer Service (Wholesale/Retail)
- Production / Growers / Supervisors
- Shipping and Receiving
- Inventory / Office Management and Admin / Purchasing
- Pesticide / IPM Managers and Applicators
- Irrigation Management / Skilled Laborers
- Outside sales throughout U.S. and Canada
- Controller / Accounting Manager
- Horticultural Website Developer
Applicants with specific work experience or education in the nursery industry is desired. Computer skills, Spanish / English bilingual, plant ID knowledge and equipment operation skills also preferred.
Pay commensurate with experience. Benefits to include: Paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, medical and dental insurance. Respond with resume to email@example.com to the specific job for which you qualify.
For more information, please visit us online at www.loennursery.com.
INSIDE/OUTSIDE SALES REPRESENTATIVE AT PREMIER SOIL, COMPOST, AND BARK SUPPLIERPosted 11/10/16
Lane Forest Products is seeking a Professional Sales Representative to promote our soils, bark and compost products throughout Oregon and California. This is an exciting position in a growing industry. Job requires at least 2 years sales experience in the agricultural or horticultural business; contacts within the nursery or landscaping community an advantage. Bachelor's degree in horticulture or agricultural field preferred.
- Room for growth
- Full-time position
- 401k with company match
- Medical/Dental/Vision partially paid by company
- Education Credit
- PTO after probationary period
- Competitive Base plus commission
Please send resume to Lane Forest Products, 2111 Prairie Road, Eugene, OR 97402 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOW HIRING PRODUCTION GROWERSPosted 11/15/16
We have two openings available in our Western Regeneration business in Oregon and Washington:
Seedling Nursery Production Grower - Aurora, Oregon
Seedling Nursery Production Grower - Olympia, Washington
Each will be a member of the seedling growing team at that specific location to implement technology and ensure reliable processes for improving seedling quality, consistency and cost.
Interested applicants can learn more about these positions online at: weyer.jobs/10455 for the two Production Grower Positions.
Posting closes in December – Applicants must apply online to be considered.
Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
PLANT HEALTH TEAM LEADERPosted 11/22/16
Hines Growers Inc., located in Forest Grove, Oregon, has an opening for a Plant Health and IPM Team Leader. We are looking for someone with experience in the following areas:
Leading and organizing daily work with crews
Weekly and monthly planning
Ability to assist with planning budget
Private Applicator license or obtain one
Disease and Pest Identification
Scouting and monitoring plant health
Assist with pesticide training
Work with vendors and extension agents to find solutions to plant health issues
Help to develop and train Pest Control team
State and Federal pesticide regulations
Set up trials and document progress
Must have 3 years of commercial Plant Health experience in the nursery industry and/or Horticulture Degree in Pest Management, valid driver's license as well as be fluent in English and Spanish.
To apply, please email cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
PRODUCTION MANAGERPosted 11/1/16
Village Nurseries seeks manager to oversee production and operations of 250-acre growing facility in Sacramento, CA. Manage labor, plant quality, production materials. Develop operating procedures and training methods. Must have ability to grow a wide range of ornamental plant material for commercial sales and 10 years growing experience or BS in hort. plus 5 years exp.
Annual base salary (DOE) of $75,000-100,000 plus bonus, car allowance, health ins, holidays & vacation, 401(k). Email firstname.lastname@example.org with complete resume.
SALESPERSON – PEORIA GARDENS, INC.Posted 11/18/16
We are a premier wholesale greenhouse located outside Corvallis, Oregon. At Peoria Gardens, we are dedicated to high quality plants, environmental stewardship and a friendly work atmosphere. We are nestled in the Willamette Valley: world-class wineries, breweries, cycling and hiking, minutes from the mountains, minutes from the coast.
We are looking for an energetic salesperson to join our crew. Must work well as a member of a team. Familiarity with EDI, wholesale sales and retail sales preferred. Competitive pay and great benefits, including 12 weeks of paid parental leave, pension, health, and vacation. Forward resumes to email@example.com.