V Kraus Nurseries Limited is a grower and wholesale supplier of ornamental and fruiting trees. We are located at 1380 Centre Road, Carlisle, Ontario, L0R 1H0.
We are seeking a Nursery Manager to provide leadership, direction and supervision of production, harvesting and shipping activities. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated individual who demonstrates initiative and strong problem-solving abilities while acting with integrity in their everyday work.
- Manage the overall operation of farms
- Plan, organize and direct planting, cultivating and harvesting activities
- Establish optimal environmental conditions required to grow and maintain trees
- Identify and control insect, disease and weed problems
- Requisition materials supplies and equipment
- Hire, manage and schedule staff.
- Maintain work records
- Advanced horticultural knowledge in trees with at least 5 years experience as a horticulture worker or a combination of experience and education (degree/certificate in horticulture from an accredited university or college)
- Supervisory experience in the field of horticulture
- Fluent communication in English and Spanish
- Basic record keeping and organizational skills
- Valid DZ drivers license (AZ preferred)
Personal Suitability: Flexibility, team player, organized, out going, hardworking.
If you feel that you are qualified for this position, please send your resume, cover letter and salary expectations to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank all that apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
Aug 01, 2017