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Must have a CDL-A:
Have a clean driving record, and the ability to pass DOT Physical and Drug and Alcohol screening.

Positions may be available at any of our locations.

Knowledge and Skill

  • Associate’s degree in electrical, mechanical, plumbing type trade or:
  • 3 years of experience as a maintenance worker
  • Basic HVAC skills
  • Basic to intermediate plumbing skills.
  • Basic electrical skills
  • Basic carpentry skills
  • Bilingual in Spanish and English a plus
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Ability to operate a forklift and small equipment
  • Ability to lift heavy objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to be self-motivate and observant with preventative maintenance

Vacation pay, sick pay, dental and medical insurance offered.

Job Title: Assistant Grower
Reports to: Lead Grower
Type of Position: Full-time, year-round
Location: Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Holland

Primary Purpose and Function

Demonstrate professional behavior with a team-based mentality to ensure that all products produced by Andy Mast Greenhouses are produced to the highest quality standard in a safe, efficient, and economical way.

Knowledge and Skill

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Ornamental Horticulture or:
  • Associate’s degree in Horticulture with 1-2 years of growing experience or:
  • 3 years of growing experience
  • Bilingual in Spanish and English a plus
  • Pesticide Applicator license preferred
  • Trained in CPR/First Aid a plus
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Office and Priva
  • Ability to operate small equipment (ex. – forklift) a plus

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Growing responsibilities:

  • Help determine fertility needs of greenhouse crops by making sure pH and EC measurements of soil are conducted.
  • Monitor crops daily, making sure they are sufficiently watered for the day.
  • Apply appropriate means of irrigation to help develop plants.
  • Scout and assist in identifying insects and diseases of greenhouse crops.
  • Apply appropriate IPM solutions to control problems on plants.
  • Log spray applications in Pesticide Application manual immediately following each pesticide application.
  • Make sure necessary pesticide warning signs are applied in areas where sprays have been made.
  • Assist in monitoring environmental conditions in greenhouse on Priva. Discuss potential changes or concerns with Lead Grower.
  • Aid with height measurements on various crops.
  • After measurements are complete, update records of heights in appropriate spreadsheets.
  • Assist in maintaining a clean greenhouse appearance.
  • Conduct various trials on crops to look for ways to improve crop quality or ways to become more efficient.
  • Help cover weekends.
  • Occasional lifting of heavy objects.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Team responsibilities:

  • Communicate any problems or safety concerns to Lead Grower immediately.
  • Help monitor employees to make sure the appropriate PPE is worn when making spray or drench applications.
  • Assist with training Greenhouse Techs.
  • Help direct Greenhouse Techs to complete daily tasks given by Lead Grower.
  • Professionally represent company at various educational opportunities presented to you by company.
  • When directed by Lead Grower, attend and be involved with grower meetings.
  • When time allows, assist other employees/departments to complete daily tasks.

Interested in joining the Andy Mast Team?

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