Full-Time Greenhouse Position (Volcano, HI)

Apr 02 2024
Confidential Company|Volcano|Full Time, $14.50 / hour
Job Description

Full-time Greenhouse/Nursery Worker (Volcano, HI - Big Island)

We are seeking a dedicated and motivated Greenhouse/Nursery worker to join our team. This individual will be vital part of our plant production team by helping to maintain optimal orchid & plant health.  A successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in general greenhouse maintenance and care.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

·         Maintain proper care of greenhouse stock through transplanting & propagation.

·         Assist in watering, fertilizing, weeding and moving of orchid plants.

·         Learn to identify plant pest problems for insect control.

·         Maintain a log of propagation, location & inventory of plants.

·         Provide general cleaning assistance in greenhouse facilities.

·         Perform other duties & assignments as directed by supervisor.

 

Minimum Education:

·         High School Diploma or GED.
·         Must have at least 2 years nursery work experience or equivalent. 

 

Qualifications: 

·         Physical effort required in lifting at least 30lbs of plant material.

·         Be able to work in an outdoor environment, standing for long periods of time.

·         Prior knowledge of horticulture & proper maintenance of orchids is a plus. 

·         He/she must be able to effectively take direction & manage time efficiently. 

·         The ability to work in a group setting as well as independently is necessary. 

·         Strong oral communication skills is essential.

 

Please no phone calls or walk-ins.