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Job Summary

  • We are looking for a person with a great attitude – with “Championship Thinking.” Help us push the envelope and become better growers.
  • Enthusiasm is a plus - Bring an energy that often inspires others.
  • Goal Focused – Let’s do it together. Have clarity in the objectives you strive for in your professional life.
  • Attentive Listener – Be empathetic and allow others to be heard.
  • Always Persistent – Ability to press on despite challenges.
  • Self-Aware – Understand who you are, including your skills, values, interests and character, and how you can help others

The Metrolina Growing department wants you !

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Able to understand and carry out daily assignments and priorities from the grower and other team members.
  • Learn and accurately identify irrigation needs of various crops and carry out watering as needed.
  • Knowledge of irrigation systems.
  • Apply chemical pesticide applications and growth regulators as directed by the grower and in accordance with OSHA and company safety procedures.
  • Daily assessment of crops to identify any disease, insect problem or abnormalities. Issues must be reported to the other team members.
  • Work with growers and the rest of our great team to identify new ways to improve processes in the areas of logistics, placement, etc. Test and document new methods.
  • Care and upkeep of the physical greenhouse, including walkways and work areas each day.
  • Support other departments and managers. Working as a team to accomplish a common goal will bring you closer to all and help us achieve our goals.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree in horticulture or related field OR plant/greenhouse experience is required
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Flexible work schedule; overtime and weekends
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs repeatedly

So are you ready for a challenging and rewarding career? Apply now!

Benefits

This is a full-time position with Metrolina Greenhouses. Starting pay is $12-16 per hour, depending on experience and other qualifications. Great company offering excellent benefits including company paid medical, dental, life insurance, 401k, bonus programs and much more!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 to $16.00 /hour

Required education:

  • Associate

Required experience:

  • horticulture or greenhouse: 1 year

How to apply

Contact Us!

Location

US North Carolina Huntersville

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