Location: Randolph, WI
Deadline: September 1, 2013
About Us/Job Description
J.W. Jung Seed Company is a mail order seed company that ships plants, seeds and gardening accessories across the country. We have five garden centers in the state of Wisconsin with our corporate headquarters stationed in Randolph, WI.
We are currently seeking a Nursery Manager to plan, organize, direct, control and coordinate activities of workers engaged in propagating, cultivating, harvesting and potting horticultural specialties, such as trees, shrubs, flowers and other plants. Duties of this position will be focused in our container operations, but will also manage our outdoor nursery.
Qualified candidates will have a strong knowledge in irrigation and nutrition management, chemical application and monitoring the plants environment.
Applicants must be able to work in both hot and cold temperatures. Candidates must have experience working with plants on a large scale; knowledge of caring for potted plants is preferred. Must have or be able to obtain a private applicator pesticide license. A Bachelor’s Degree in horticulture or related field coupled with 5+ years propagation experience and 3+ years supervisory/ leadership experience are desired.
Jung Seed Company offers a compensation package consisting of a competitive wage based on experience and qualifications along with a benefits package including medical, life, long-term disability, 401(K), Profit Sharing and a Flexible Spending Plan.
Qualified candidates may email an updated resume and cover letter to Melanie@jungseed.com