Assistant Shipping Manager

Hiring Organization: Hortech, Inc.
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Nunica, MI
Application Deadline: February 4, 2015

The Assistant Shipping Manager has a variety of responsibilities. This individual needs to be very organized and fast paced.

Position Insight

  • Assists with product logistics.

  • Places orders, inspects product quality, and supports sales.

  • Assists with managing Shipping department.

  • Operates heavy equipment such as; semi-trucks, hi-lo/forklifts, trailers, and tractors.

  • Not afraid to get dirty and work in any weather conditions (in-door and out-door work).


  • Hands on work.

  • Fast pace environment.

Required Education/Knowledge/Skills:

  • Very strong interest in plants essential.
  • Associate’s Degree in business, management, logistics, or 2 years equivalent experience.

Preferred Skills:

  • Bilingual Spanish/English.

  • Class A CDL Driver’s License.

Company Focus:

  • Hortech – Wholesale nursery selling Earth Friendly plants to landscapers and independent garden centers.

  • LiveRoof – Green roof system manufacturer and sales organization.

  • LiveWall – Green wall manufacturer that provides unique, attractive, and sustainable living walls.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Brandon Baar

Human Resources Manager

Hortech Inc.

Spring Lake, MI