Propagation Supervisor

  • Location: FILLMORE , CA
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #29387
  • Salary: $23.00 - $25.00

Job Summary
Norman’s Nursery is seeking an experienced yard manager with expertise in horticultural growing yards production, proven success with cultivating high-performing teams to achieve exceptional results.
What You Will Do

  • Oversee day-to-day tasks in Propagation.
  • Maintain or supervise daily crew labor tracking in current database.
  • On a regular basis, inform crew of their performance by reviewing their production rates.
  • Ensure all tasks in Propagation are accomplished using established protocols.
  • Maintain daily inventory of liners during all stages in the Propagation process.
  • Assist Propagation Manager to ensure all cutting, sticking, and transplanting of liners is complete by the required date based off production plan.
  • Perform physical inventories of supplies and submit orders to vendors as needed.
  • Manage the transplant process from propagation to final planting, ensuring that plants are healthy and ready for cultivation.
  • Train and supervise the transplant team, ensuring that all staff follow proper transplanting protocols and techniques.
  • Oversee the tracking and inventory of all plants, ensuring that they are properly labeled and recorded in the system.

What We Are Looking For
Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in a regulated industry in Agriculture industry
  • Hands on experience working in the field with growers.
  • Minimum of 5 years supervisory experience.
  • Knowledge of maintaining equipment, tools, and tractors.
  • Excellent Excel/spreadsheet skills.
  • Bilingual in Spanish
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and re-evaluate as situations change. Capable of leveraging the team and resources to maximize individual’s potential and achieve personal/company goals.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication and time management skills.
  • Demonstrated entrepreneurial openness and ability to explore new opportunities for solving problems and enhancing performance.
  • Demonstrated business acumen; able to assess financial implications of decisions and actions; able to understand how strategies and tactics work in the marketplace and impact the company.
  • Performs other duties as required by senior management.

Work Schedule

  • Full-time position,
  • Typical work hours: 7:00am – 3:30pm
  • Must have open availability.
  • Must have reliable transportation.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Fillmore, CA 93015: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Propagation -5 years ( Required)
  • Supervising: 5 years (Preferred)

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $23.00 – $25.00 per hour
Expected hours: 40 per week