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Last update: December 5, 2019

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B&B DEPT. MANAGER12/1/19

We are currently looking for an experienced manager to coordinate day-to-day operations of our B&B Dept. in Boring, Oregon. Qualified candidates should have hands-on experience with production of B&B ornamentals and conifers.

Individual is responsible for plant growth, health, and all cultural techniques and must be an organized team player capable of supervising others. Prior nursery experience is essential. Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus. Must have a valid driver's license and good driving record. Excellent benefit package. This is a full-time position.

Mail, fax, or email your resume to:
J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 189
Boring, OR 97009
Fax: 503-512-2209
Email: dianar@jfschmidt.com


DECIDOUS TREE GROWER12/1/19

Wholesale deciduous tree nursery located in Milton-Freewater, OR is seeking a full-time grower with experience in tree production. Applicant must be fluent in Spanish and English, both reading and writing, and have proven supervisory/management skills.

Ideal candidate will be self-motivated and quality-driven, be honest, a team player, trustworthy and possess a high work ethic standard. Five plus years of horticultural education and/or work-related experience is preferred. Valid driver's license required.

Moving and/or housing assistance may be available. Wage DOE with full company benefits.

Mail, fax, or email your resume to:
J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 189
Boring, OR 97009
Fax: 503-512-2209
Email: dianar@jfschmidt.com


FARM MANAGER12/1/19

Join a successful, team-oriented, profitable company to advance your career. J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co. is a family of long-tenured, loyal employees who are recognized as industry leaders in growing deciduous, shade and flowering trees and for being a world leader in new tree cultivar development and introductions.

Our team is looking for a highly motivated, forward-thinking team leader to oversee our group of experienced growers and employees at our 80-acre container farm in Boring, Oregon.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all farm practices of growing container trees from potting through shipping
  • Work with container farm team to set priorities and manage workflow as efficiently as possible
  • Create and oversee labor, expense, and capital budgets as approved by CEO
  • Participate in company-wide production meetings to maximize return on company investment in container grown trees

Required Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years in nursery production and management
  • BS Degree in Horticulture or Business Management or equivalent experience
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is a plus

Highly competitive wage DOE including comprehensive benefits package.

Mail, fax, or email your resume to:
J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 189
Boring, OR 97009
Fax: 503-512-2209
Email: dianar@jfschmidt.com


HELP WANTED12/1/19

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.

Florasearch, Inc.
1740 Lake Markham Rd.
Sanford, FL 32771
Ph (407) 320-8177
Fx (407) 320-8083

Website: www.florasearch.com
Email: search@florasearch.com


HELP WANTED12/1/19

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 hr@loennursery.com to the specific job for which you qualify.

For more information, please visit us online at www.loennursery.com.

IN-HOUSE SALES REPRESENTATIVE12/1/19

Patterson Nursery Sales, Inc. located in Eagle Creek, Oregon is searching for an experienced In-House Sales Representative. We are unique in that we are both a Grower as well as a full-service brokerage of Ornamental Nursery Stock. Our mission is to supply the finest plant material available through exceptional service. We ship throughout the USA and Canada.

A successful candidate will maintain existing customer accounts as well as develop new accounts. In conjunction with those primary duties, he or she will also maintain, develop, and cultivate strong vendor relationships. Candidate needs to be extremely self-motivated, quality-driven, and possess a high work ethic. Must be a team player with extensive industry experience. Vehicle provided for to and from work as well as significant local travel visiting our suppliers and touring customers. Minimal overnight or out of area travel requirements.

Excellent benefit package, competitive compensation based on DOE. If we interest you, please apply! All applicants remain confidential. Please send resume to Bill@Pattersonnurserysales.com


JB INSTANT LAWN SALES REPRESENTATIVE12/5/19

JB Instant Lawn is a leader in the green industry and has specialized in providing beautiful lawns since 1968. Headquartered in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley, JB farms nearly 2,500 acres of sod and seed in Oregon and Washington.

We have an immediate opening available on our sales team. We are seeking a motivated, responsible, assertive and highly organized professional to join our staff based out of our Redmond, WA location. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of two years of successful horticulture selling experience. This position will be focused on building and maintaining accounts for sod, seed, and nursery sales to the landscape trade.

Essential Abilities:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Sense of urgency and self-motivation; ability to work independently
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Proven success in a sales territory
  • Knowledge of turf and nursery stock
  • Computer literacy
  • Social media skills
  • Some travel required
  • Attention to detail with strong organizational skills

As an industry leader, JB provides you the opportunity to control your sales success with a competitive base salary plus a sales commission structure. We also offer our sales representatives a benefits package that includes company vehicle, vacation, medical, dental, and 401(k) plan.

Please contact Brad Veibell, JB VP of Sales, via email including your resume and cover letter to greenteam@jbinstantlawn.net


JOURNEYMAN MECHANIC – BORING, OR12/1/19

Large wholesale nursery is seeking a skilled and self-motivated Journeyman Mechanic to join our team in our repair shop located in Boring, OR.

Applicant must have a valid driver's license and insurable driving record. Candidate must have the ability to work independently and assist other mechanics in the repair and maintenance of vehicles, tractors, forklifts, farm equipment and implements for a large variety of repairs, diagnosis and general service and upkeep.

Required experience:
General Service, Gasoline/Diesel/LPG Engine Repair and Diag., Clutch/Transmission and associated component replacement (Tractor and Vehicles), Brake systems (Hydraulic and Air), Heavy Equipment Repair and Service including drive systems, Electrical Systems and wiring, Hydraulic systems and cylinders, some level of experience with farm equipment.

Any additional experience in welding and/or fabrication is a plus as well as familiarity with diverse farm/nursery implements or tire repair and replacement on vehicles/tractors. Candidate will have good communication and organizational skills, be highly motivated and goal-oriented as well as being aware of and practicing safety in the workplace. Candidate must also possess knowledge of electronic diagnostic equipment and be open to further training and use of electronic data and labor management software platforms. The ability to maintain accurate records by recording service and repairs completed with parts and product usage is vital to the position. Must be able to handle and carry objects up to 80 lbs.

We maintain a drug-free workplace. This is a full-time position with excellent company benefits. Work hours are 40+ hours per week and are conducted inside of a shop but may require outdoor work in potentially inclement conditions out in the fields of the nursery at times. Opportunities for advancement; wage DOE.

Mail, fax, or email your resume to:
J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.
Attn: Human Resources
9500 SE 327th Ave.
Boring, OR 97009
Fax: 503-512-2209
Email: dianar@jfschmidt.com


JOURNEYMAN MECHANIC, CANBY, OR12/1/19

Our established and progressive wholesale nursery is seeking a skilled Journeyman Mechanic for our facility shop in Canby, Oregon. Extensive knowledge in the repair and maintenance of diesel semi and tractors, mechanical repairs on heavy and light duty trucks, system hydraulics and electronics are required.

Candidate must have an ODL with a clean driving record to be insurable, a familiarity with diverse farm/nursery implements and some experience with fabrication (welding an excellent plus). Must have the ability to work with a diverse team of employees, be goal-oriented, organized, workstation neat, energetic and maintain a safe work environment.

Excellent benefits package, competitive compensation DOE, smoke and drug-free workplace.

Please send resume to:
J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.
Attn: HR
9500 SE 327th Ave.
Boring, OR 97009
Fax: 503-512-2209
Email: dianar@jfschmidt.com


NURSERY MANAGER12/1/19

Teufel Nursery is looking for a career-minded professional Nursery Manager to work out of our Cornelius, Oregon facility.

Job Requirements:

  • Able to establish and maintain a good working relationship with field crews and farm managers. Be a respected leader
  • Be familiar with all aspects of nursery production including potting, pruning, field maintenance, weed and insect control
  • Have or be willing to acquire Spray Applicator certification
  • Be willing to travel within Oregon and Washington weekly
  • Establish and maintain high standards of plant quality
  • Lead all crews to perform every work function safely
  • Maintain all equipment in clean, good working order and insure regular service intervals are met
  • Have a valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record

Salary DOE up to $65K + vehicle + mobile phone. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision insurance plus PTO and 401(k) plan. Send resume directly to: louisr@teufel.com


OUTSIDE SALES ACCOUNT REP12/1/19

Motivated individual sought for outside sales position with landscape design firm in Salem. Applicants must have verifiable experience in horticulture, landscape technology, or landscape design. Love of people and great design skills required. Generous commission package offered. Please send resume to liz@thegardenangels.com


SALES REP – UTAH & ARIZONA12/1/19

J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co., a leading provider of the highest quality bare root and containerized shade and flowering trees in North America, is seeking an experienced independent sales representative for Utah and Arizona.

 

The qualified individual will proactively market, sell to and maintain our existing client base as well as establish new customers. Candidates must be positive, self-motivated and have experience selling nursery stock. Experience working in the territory is a plus.

 

If you're enthusiastic about partnering with a well-known and established leader in the nursery industry, please email, fax or mail your cover letter and resume to:

J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 189
Boring, OR 97009
Fax: 503-512-2209
Email: dianar@jfschmidt.com