2 Openings in R&D - Environmental/Ornamental horticulture
Location: Loudon, NH
Deadline: September 1, 2014
Pleasant View Gardens in Loudon, New Hampshire has two openings for R&D related jobs in Environmental/Ornamental horticulture.
Research and Development New Plant Identification Manager - Responsible for introducing new plants to build the Proven Winners’® brand, oversee the Proven Winners’® trialing procedures, represent Pleasant View to the Proven Winner’s® Trial Group and be an active participant in all Proven Winners® functions. Visit breeders (national and international travel), breeding companies and trials, oversee indoor and outdoor trials, follow Proven Winners® trialing processes, data collection and coordinating breeding licensing information and entry will be essential in accomplishing the task of new plant identification.
Research and Development Manager - Responsible for managing the R&D Department. Areas of responsibility include the management of genetics research of new plant introduction and product development for form (sizes and containers) and production (growing methods and growth programming). This position requires management and development of labor and resources within the operation of the department, management of production tasks, pest/disease and sanitation protocols and a commitment to develop and train the R&D department staff.
Both jobs require a BS degree (or higher) and some practical experience but offer a great platform for young horticulturists.
New Products, Proven Winners L.L.C.
7421 NW 176th St, Alachua Fl 32615