Greenhouse Team Leader

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY

  • Oversee and instruct daily activities of assigned team members.
  • Responsible for team meeting or exceeding productivity standards by working closely with team members to accomplish assigned work on schedule to expected volume levels, and ensure a quality product.
  • Document daily activities providing accurate record keeping.
  • Maintain a positive, professional attitude towards work and co-workers. Demonstrates the ability to motivate team members.
  • Be familiar with company product including containers, container sizes and designs.
  • Provide appropriate training to new team members.
  • Make frequent suggestions for improving efficiency and reducing costs.
  • Ensure a clean and orderly greenhouse at all times.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as requested by manager.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

Understanding of greenhouse layout and equipment used for moving, spacing and picking of product. Ensures proper allocation of space needed for individual crops according to production schedules, environmental needs and shipping schedules.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS and WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Ability to work in temperature extremes and high humidity in a wholesale greenhouse environment.
  • Ability to repeatedly bend and lift. Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.
  • Expect some evening and weekend hours during peak seasons.