GROWER/PRODUCTION CO-ORDINATOR

Job Number: BTN-003

Permanent   |  Schomberg, Ontario   |  Posted on Jan 05, 2017 ← Back

Nursery Grower / Production Co-ordinator

Job Location                        Schomberg, ON

Start Date                 Immediately

Schedule                   Monday – Friday – 8hrs/day    *Hours extended in Spring & Fall

Role

  • To oversee and co-ordinate all aspects of the growing and maintenance of our plant inventory, while striving to create innovative efficiencies and solutions.

Responsibilities

Co-ordinate and oversee the day to day operations of the container growing facility in Schomberg including;

  • Production of various ornamental plant material
  • Care and placement of all incoming plant material
  • Maintenance of all container inventory (watering, pruning, fertilizing, spacing, weeding)
  • Monitoring of all crops, trouble-shooting of plant health issues, providing solutions
  • Daily communication with management in regards to production levels, labour allocation, overall plant health
  • 100% accountability for the flow of information related to Inventory (Receiving, Production, Transfers, Culls etc.)
  • Schedule staffing, daily reporting of labour
  • Twice yearly inventory counts/audits – (July and Nov)
  • Promotion of BTN’s Health and Safety program
  • Perform duties with overall goal of producing quality, saleable, container plant material while focusing on improving efficiencies wherever/whenever possible
  • Perform as a lead/supervisor in Company’s Christmas program
  • Other duties as assigned given the seasonal nature of the business

 

 

Required Skills

  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Critical thinking and resolution skills an asset
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English)
  • Thrives in a ‘team’ environment

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
  • Diploma in Horticulture or equivalent thereof

 

Please forward resumes to Diane at:

diane.bridges@btn.on.ca


Job summary

Company

Brookdale Treeland Nurseries Ltd.

Job Type

Permanent

Location

Schomberg, Ontario

Start Date

Jan 16, 2017


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