Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: St. Louis, MO
Application Deadline: May 31, 2017
Jost Greenhouses is looking for a propagation manager/grower with 5+ years of experience. We are a growing wholesale greenhouse that provides plants for area florists shops and landscape companies, as well as businesses interested in green walls and green roofs . We pride ourselves on the quality of our products and service. We offer a wonderful working environment with dedicated employees.
The Propagation Manager would be required to water plants, stick plant cuttings, weeding of plants, and any additional planting that needs to be done. You will need to be able to stand for long periods of time lift at least 50 lbs. You will be working outside and in the greenhouse, so temperatures will fluctuate. Good communication and organizational skills and attention to detail are very important for this position as well as being proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, & Outlook. This is a fast paced position in an ever changing environment, so being able to stay cool under pressure is key.
Our regular business hours are M-F 7 am to 3:30 pm with extended hours during our busy season. The greenhouse assistant will be expected to work some Saturdays. Weekend hours are shared so no one people has to work every weekend. Our busy season starts in the Spring. We will be flexible and accommodate school schedules.
If you are interested in this position and would more information or to set up a time to interview, please email sales@JostGreenhouses.com or call the office at 314.821.2834 and ask for Vic.
Propagation Manager / Grower
-5+ years experience
-hours 7am - 3:30pm M-F, some Saturdays
-Duties: watering, planting, sticking cuttings, weeding
-Needs to be able to lift 50lbs
-Needs to be able to stand most of the day
-non smoker preferred
-great organizational and communication skills
-Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, & Outlook