Head Grower

Silver Vase, Inc
Apopka, FL

We are a globally connected Greenhouse production of Orchids in need of a Head Grower in our second location to help expand our team. A Head Grower should be well rounded in understanding the processes in the nursery, managing the plants and organizing people. Other responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

· Watering and fertilizing plants (including mixing fertilizer in the tanks)

· Weekly plant, pots, soil and pest inspections

· Organized record keeping

· Basic maintenance/upkeep of on-location machinery and infrastructure

· Review varieties and recommend improvements

Requirements include:

· Must have a degree in Horticulture, Plant Health and or related field

· At least 5 years’ experience in the field

· People management skills

· Excellent communication skills

· Must be fluent in English, Spanish a plus

· Detail oriented and extremely organized

· Knowledge of greenhouse and greenhouse equipment

· Required to receive Florida Pesticide Spraying License within 3 months if not already licensed

Starting Annual Salary : $ 45,000

We offer;

Health Insurance

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Paid Time Off

Paid Holidays