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Last update: September 17, 2019

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ASSISTANT PLANT BUYER9/5/19

Teufel Nursery is looking for a career-minded Assistant Plant Buyer to work with our nursery team out of our Cornelius, Oregon facility.

Job Requirements:

  • Have a working knowledge of Northwest nursery stock, container and grade sizes, etc.
  • Maintain and distribute an accurate inventory of Teufel nursery stock
  • Handle various accounting and record-keeping duties
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Assist Nursery Manager as directed

Salary $18-$22 per hour, DOE. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision insurance plus PTO and 401(k) plan. Send resume directly to: louisr@teufel.com


B&B DEPT. MANAGER9/13/19

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



ELECTRICIAN – LME9/1/19

Monrovia in Dayton, Oregon is currently seeking an Electrician - LME. This hands-on role is responsible for the maintenance and repair for all equipment, buildings, greenhouses and irrigation pumps, including troubleshooting and repair of high and low voltage electrical systems for a wholesale nursery.

For a full job description, or to apply online, visit: www.monrovia.com/aboutus/horticulture-careers Email resumes to: patricia.rojas@monrovia.com


ESTIMATOR AND PLANT PROCUREMENT PURCHASING AGENT9/11/19

Pac Green Landscape and Dutchman Nursery in Woodburn, Oregon has a full-time position open! This position will assist our estimating team with bidding new projects and locating plant material for projects along with other office duties. Must have excellent computer skills and Excel spreadsheet experience. Spanish language would be helpful but not required.

Email resume or contact:
Annie Mock, Owner
annie@pac-green.com
503-982-5084
17049 Mountain View Lane NE
Woodburn, OR 97071


FACILITIES MANAGER9/1/19

Monrovia in Dayton, Oregon is currently seeking a Facilities Manager for a large wholesale nursery. Manages the auto mechanics shop, metal shop, electrical repair team, construction shop, soil mixing and irrigation repair teams. Responsible for an effective nursery-wide preventative maintenance program. Other responsibilities may be assigned as needed, with reasonable accommodations, to support the Monrovia Nursery organization.

For a full job description, or to apply online, visit: www.monrovia.com/aboutus/horticulture-careers Email resumes to: patricia.rojas@monrovia.com


GROWER9/1/19

PRT is seeking an experienced Grower at their nursery in Cottage Grove, Oregon. The Grower will be responsible for ensuring nursery cultural practices are planned and implemented to achieve target standards for all products while assisting in risk management activities ensuring stock is properly protected to avoid losses.

The Grower will also assist in supervising and training forest nursery workers, keeping neat and accurate records, including computerized record systems. Some weekend and shift work will be required.

This is a full-time position with competitive salary, excellent benefits and a supportive team workplace culture.

Experience and requirements for this position include:

  • Minimum of a two-year diploma in horticulture/agriculture or a combination of formal training and relevant experience
  • Experience working in greenhouse/farming operations including the ability to coordinate operational tasks, planning, and crew supervision
  • Proven experience collecting data, defining problems, establishing facts, and drawing valid conclusions necessary to identify a wide variety of conditions such as plant diseases, existence of insects, etc.
  • Strong computer skills with proficiency in MS Office
  • Applicant must hold, or be capable of obtaining, a Pesticide Applicator Certificate License

To apply, or for more information, please visit www.prt.com/careers/current-job-postings Applications will be accepted until position is filled.


HELP WANTED9/1/19

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 WANTED9/1/19

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.


INSIDE SALES REPRESENTATIVE9/17/19

Kraemer's Nursery, Inc. in Mt. Angel, Oregon is searching for an Inside Sales Representative (Full-time Salary). The successful candidate will maintain existing independent accounts and develop new independent customers, fulfill needs and establish strong relationships.

Plant knowledge is a must along with excellent communication skills – verbal and written, organization skills and a strong sales mind. Must be a team player with strong knowledge of the nursery industry and agricultural practices and principles. Only qualified individuals will be considered.

To apply, email resume and cover letter to Barry Gregory at info@kniusa.com


JOURNEYMAN MECHANIC – BORING, OR9/13/19

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, OR9/1/19

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


NIGHT IRRIGATOR9/1/19

Monrovia in Dayton, Oregon has an immediate opening for a Night Irrigator. Primary responsibility is following the irrigation schedule prepared by production teams and ensuring smooth operations of irrigation systems. Also responsible for keeping up on fertilizer batch plant and chlorine injection systems, cleaning pump station screens, assisting in security at night and setting online irrigation timing. Must be willing to work the night shift on a rotating schedule.

For a full job description, or to apply online, visit: www.monrovia.com/aboutus/horticulture-careers/ Email resumes to: patricia.rojas@monrovia.com


NURSERY MANAGER9/5/19

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


NURSERY POSITIONS
BANKS & CORNELIUS, OR9/1/19

Rio Verde is hiring for multiple positions in Banks & Cornelius:

  • Production Assistant
  • General Laborers
  • Customer Service
  • Truck Drivers

Hiring Bonus being offered!

Apply today at:
Rio Verde, 39550 NW Chalmers, Cornelius, Oregon, 97113
Or call 503-482-7565 and ask to speak with the HR Manager
For more information, please visit us online at www.dcaoutdoor.com/careers


PLANT HEALTH MANAGER / ASSISTANT GROWER9/1/19

Position oversees all chemical applications in propagation, container grown and field grown nursery stock at Kraemer's Nursery in Mt. Angel, Oregon. Position manages a group of applicators, diagnosing symptoms and creating a chemical program to treat diseases and pests.

The Plant Health Manager will hold a current pesticide applicators license and ODL. Successful candidate will be proficient in Excel and other general office software and will develop and manage a yearly chemical budget. Bilingual (English/Spanish) is strongly preferred. Competitive salary and benefits package including health insurance and 401(k) plan available.

To apply, please email cover letter and resume to maryann@kniusa.com


PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR9/1/19

Fairdale & Countryside Nurseries in Aurora, Oregon is looking for an experienced Production Supervisor with 2+ years of experience plus a 2-year degree in horticulture or a related field.

Qualified candidate will effectively manage a crew in all aspects of container production: irrigation, pruning, pesticide applications, crop sanitation, shifting, canning, spacing, fertilizing, etc.

Private applicators license required. Spanish/English bilingual a plus. Comprehensive benefits. Competitive salary depending on experience and education.

Email resumes to RNguyen@countrysidenursery.com or mail resume to Countryside Nursery, 23800 NE Airport Road, Aurora, OR 97002. Tel: 503-678-0511.


PRODUCTION TREE MANAGER – DCA WEST COAST OPERATIONS9/16/19

Newly created opportunity to lead tree production efforts at our Rio and Schwope Brothers West Coast locations in Oregon with a total of 800 acres comprised of 500 of bareroot trees along with 160 field and 140 container acres.

If you are a strong leader with a background in container, liner, and tree production management, we want to hear from you! Visit our website at www.dcaoutdoor.com/careers to submit your application for this position.


SALES MANAGER9/1/19

The Washington Association of Conservation District Plant Materials Center (WACD PMC) is looking for its next Sales Manager. We are a nursery located in Skagit County, WA that produces native seedlings for use in conservation projects. If you have experience in nursery sales and marketing, customer relations, inventory control, know the native flora of the northwest, and are an excellent communicator and team player, this might be a rewarding career opportunity. This is a permanent, full-time position with full benefits.

In addition to the skills listed above, the ideal candidate will need to be proficient in the MS Office suite of programs, able to learn our inventory control program, detail-oriented, have well-developed customer service skills, able to work in a fast-paced environment, and dependable.

We are looking for someone with a degree in horticulture, natural resources, forestry, ag or related field. Suitable work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

Pay range is $40,000 to $50,000 per year, DOE. Benefits include medical, dental and optical insurance, 10 paid holidays per year, sick leave and a retirement plan.

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter by mail or email to:
WACD Plant Materials Center
Attn: Nursery Manager
16564 Bradley Rd.
Bow, WA 98232
Email: pmcmanager@gmx.com
Phone: (360) 757-1094


SECTION GROWER9/1/19

Smith Gardens, the largest annual and perennial flower grower in the Pacific Northwest, has an exciting opportunity for a Section Grower (Level 3) to join our team at our facility in Aurora, Oregon.

The Section Grower is primarily responsible for managing all of the cultural needs of their greenhouse or field crops. Level 3 growers are typically responsible for 5-10 acres of greenhouse or up to 10 acres of field.

In addition to managing crops, the Section Grower is expected to lead a team of 3-6 employees. This includes training and development of section growers, and irrigators, as well as executing direct responsibilities.

This position requires three or more years of growing experience and a degree in Horticulture or a related field. Leadership experience and bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

For more details or to apply for the Section Grower position, please visit our website at www.smithgardens.com


SHIPPING – STORAGE SUPERVISOR9/1/19

We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated, self-directed person to become part of our management team located at our bare root farm in Boring, Oregon.

Duties will include, but not limited to, being responsible for directing and coordinating the shipping and storage of trees, managing budding in the summer and some inventory oversight. Applicant will ensure efficient utilization of personnel, equipment, and facilities to achieve timely and accurate shipments.

This position requires decision making, interpersonal skills, teamwork, problem-solving skills and the ability to achieve desired results through the efforts of others. Must be able to implement and prepare shipping documents and have accuracy in numerical calculations.

Bilingual in Spanish is a plus. Must have a valid, insurable driver's license. We offer a comprehensive employee benefit package, salary DOE.

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


TERRITORY SALES REP – OREGON & CA9/1/19

Candidate must live within territory. Qualified candidate will work with Director of Marketing and Regional Sales Manager in developing and maintaining a strategic sales plan for region, including territory plan, development and execution. Exclusive representation of Bailey Nurseries Inc. products.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Marketing, Horticulture or related field.
  • Knowledge of Bailey Nurseries' products, operations and programs.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in nursery sales.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of nursery trade, including growers, garden centers, landscapers, distributors with an emphasis on the grower channel, both field & container.
  • Exude enthusiasm and excitement; a positive attitude; highly motivated.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Efficient use of Excel, Word and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Integrity and honesty in all dealings.
  • Travel requirements up to 50%.
  • Must live within territory, preferably near city with airport facilities.
  • Valid driver's license and ability to meet Company criteria for insurability.

Please submit resume and minimum salary requirements to: jobs@baileynursery.com