Cultivation specialist  /  Growers for Amerika

Our client is a leading USA company who is specialized in the production and processing of small lettuce crops. They provide supermarkets with handy and sustainable packaged leafy crops all year round. The company started eight years ago and is expanding. In addition to the existing location of 10 hectares, another 4 hectares are currently built and plans are ready for even more expansion. Locations are strategically chosen near major sales markets.
Production of the vegetables takes place in an extremely modern and controlled environment. The entire production process is fully automated. From sowing to harvesting and packaging. The plants grow on gutters. During the growing process the growing team is responsible for the productivity and quality of the crops.
For the new production locations we are looking for growers to strengthen the cultivation team.

Cultivation specialist  /  Growers for Amerika


The role

The searched grower is responsible for all the technical aspects of crop management in the nursery. From climate settings to watering and from quality control to plant registration.
You are able to set optimal climatic conditions so plant growth is continue undisturbed. Because of the high level of automatization it is important to work closely with the technical team. Together you control, discuss and solve problems in the production process.
You are used to work with sensors and data registration as an input for cultivation strategy.
For the owner, your colleague cultivation and head of packaging you are an important sparring partner.
Bottom line of the function is that you bring and keep the crop management at a high level.


Job requirements

  • You have a greenhouse horticulture background
  • You are passionate about growing
  • Experience with data-oriented cultivation and knowledge of modern cultivation techniques
  • Technical insight is a plus
  • You have good communication skills
  • Analytical, problem solving skills, pro-active, organized, critical
  • You are willing to live in America
  • You speak and write English well
  • Bachler work and thinking level


What we can offer:

  • You will work at a High-Tech greenhouse horticulture company in America
  • A people-oriented organization with an open atmosphere
  • Nice team of experienced employees
  • Personal development is stimulated
  • The company helps you with the Visa process
  • Help with finding housing
  • Good package of employment conditions


Your response:

Lutgo Recruitment is the representative of this client for the recruitment of candidates for this position. If this job offer is of interest please apply by email: a.vanmeekeren@lutgorecruitment.nl

If you have questions please feel free to contact:

Lutgo Recruitment: Arja van Meekeren       0031 6 2765 8486

 

Lutgo Recruitment is specialized in the recruitment & selection for both national and international positions in the Floricultural, Horticultural and Agricultural sectors. We are located in Holland's horticultural centre which is called “Westland “.

 

Lutgo Recruitment    
Zwethlaan 52,                                                 
2675 LB Honselersdijk,
The Netherlands
www.lutgorecruitment.nl

 

 


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