Our client has been supplying landscape plants to the NZ wholesale market for over 25 years, all especially propagated or grown from seed or cuttings at a highly productive site in South Canterbury. They employ a number of local people both casual and full time, have developed a specialist plant freight service operating nationwide and have recently acquired a local engineering firm.
A position exists for an experienced Production Manager to lead the 5 key nursery areas and the 13 staff, while coordinating with the other divisions.
The successful candidate will have experience in the following key areas:
Excellent Planning Skills
Connects well with staff and brings the best out in them
Practical, mechanical ability and can roll sleeves up when needed
Confident decision maker
Thrives on nailing deadlines
Excellent Health & Safety Record
It will be hugely advantageous to have existing horticultural experience or a suitable qualification but people with the experience listed above who have a genuine interest in this type of work and have worked in a similar field will be seriously considered.
For a confidential discussion please email email@example.com or phone 0274152276 or apply now through the online application form.