We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Nursery Farm Manager to oversee the day-to-day operations of our nursery farm in West Olive, Michigan. This position requires a strong background in horticulture and farm management to ensure the successful growth and maintenance of various plant species. The ideal candidate will be responsible for planning, executing, and supervising all activities related to plant cultivation and farm management.
- Plan and oversee the planting, nurturing, and harvesting of various
- Implements best practices for soil preparation, irrigation, fertilization,
and pest control.
-Monitor plant health and quality, take corrective measures as needed.
- Recruit, train, and supervise a team of farm workers.
- Assign tasks and ensure that the staff follows safety and operational
- Maintain and repair equipment and structures used in plant cultivation.
- Manage inventory and order necessary supplies for farm operations.
- Develop and manage the budget for the nursery farm.
- Monitor expenses, track costs, and make financial recommendations to
optimize farm performance.
Record Keeping -
- Maintain accurate records of plant inventory, growth cycles, and other
-Prepare reports for senior management on farm performance and
Environmental Compliance -
- Ensure the farm complies with all environmental and agricultural
-Implement sustainable and eco-friendly practices as applicable.
Customer Relations -
- Interact with customers and provide information about available plant
varieties and pricing.
- Ensure customer satisfaction and address any inquiries or concerns.
This Nursery Farm Manager position offers an exciting opportunity to lead and grow our nursery farm in West Olive, Michigan. If you have a passion for horticulture and the expertise to manage a successful farm, we invite you to apply and become a part of our team.
- Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture, Agriculture, or related field (preferred).
- Proven experience in nursery or farm management.
- Knowledge of horticultural techniques, plant cultivation, and pest management.
- Strong leadership and communication skills.
- Ability to work in varying weather conditions.
- Proficiency in using farm equipment and machinery.
- Excellent problem-solving and decision-making abilities.