Growing Manager

£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
26 Feb 2018
26 Mar 2018
Martin Brown
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type
Our client is one of the leading growers in its sector, growing ornamental plants throughout the year. They are an expanding business, extremely professional and as a result of this continued expansion they are now looking to appoint a Growing Manager to manage the growing operations at several of their sites on the south coast.
This is an ideal role for an ambitious, hands on, hard working person with a passion for growing/farming who is looking to be in a senior management position within five years.

The role will be to ensure optimal growth conditions are maintained throughout the growing season using the available resources to deliver yields at the highest level and quality. You will be fully accountable for all nutrition & climate set points including venting, CO2 and energy saving systems and operational instructions for maximizing yield and quality whilst ensuring the Company SHE standards are maintained.
You will be tasked with building effective relationships with the in house growing teams striving for continual improvement of yield, quality and forecasted demand.
You will be bright, enthusiastic and will have a high degree of practical skills such as spraying and fertigation etc and be mechanically minded and ideally have practical mechanical skills as well. FACTS and BASIS are desired.

We are looking for either a grower who wants to develop their career in a multi sited management role or you are already a growing manager but want a new challenge in this area of horticulture. Either way this is a great opportunity to develop your growing skills in a progressive and dynamic organization.

If this is you and you think you are different then get in touch with Henderson Brown today to view all of our current food jobs and fresh produce jobs and also to find out more about our horticulture , fresh produce recruitment and food recruitment services.

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