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Nursery Supervisor

Nursery Supervisor

Job ID 
2103
# Positions 
1
Location 
US-CA-Visalia
Experience (Years) 
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Posted Date 
2/6/2018
Category 
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Overview

Wonderful Citrus is seeking a Nursery Supervisor for its Visalia, CA location. Ideal candidates will supervise daily execution of all steps involved in citrus nursery tree production in a safe manner, including, but not limited to: general daily tree care activities, pest prevention and control, nutrition and irrigation.

Wonderful Citrus is America’s largest integrated grower, shipper and packer of fresh citrus. Our citrus varieties can be found in the produce department of grocery stores across the country under the flagship consumer brands of Wonderful Halos mandarins and Wonderful Sweet Scarletts Texas Red grapefruit.

To learn more about Wonderful Citrus Company, visit www.wonderfulcitrus.com.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinates along with crew leader the execution of weekly activities at direction of Nursery Director
  • Ensures all workers and work procedures follow the company’s safety guidelines.
  • Ensures all work is performed efficiently and up to the standards set by management.
  • Supervises irrigation scheduling and execution.
  • Performs adjustments to nutrition and irrigation program under direction of Nursery Director.
  • Procures all pesticides, fertilizers, and plant health materials under guidance from management.
  • Follows up and oversights execution of Pest Control Advisor’s spray recommendations.
  • Actively participates in tree delivery process along with inventory management and sales.
  • Supervises and ensures adequate operation of all nursery automation equipment.
  • Supervises and makes adjustments as necessary to environment control systems under direction from Nursery Director.
  • Maintain nursery clean and organized
  • Utilize MS Outlook for e-mail communication.
  • MS Excel & MS Word for reports
  • P.O. writing for purchasing.          

Qualifications

  • Have adequate leadership and communication skills to direct, schedule and coordinate personnel and services.
  • Be able to do continuous bending, stooping and walking on a daily basis
  • Be able to lift 50 lbs. On occasion
  • Be able to work in confined greenhouse environment for the full day.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish desired, but not required.
  • Must possess a Valid California Driver’s license.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedures manuals.  
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Wonderful Citrus is part of The Wonderful Company, a successful, fast-growing privately held $4 billion company with 8,500 employees worldwide. We’ve made Wonderful Pistachios one of America’s top-selling salty snacks. We’ve turned pomegranates and POM Wonderful into a worldwide phenomenon. Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America. FIJI Water is the No. 1 premium bottled water in America. JUSTIN Wine produces California’s top-selling, high-end Cabernet Sauvignon. And Teleflora is the world’s largest flower delivery service.

The Wonderful Company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California’s Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.

To learn more about The Wonderful Company, visit www.wonderful.com, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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