Greenhouse Manager Resume Samples

A Greenhouse Manager takes responsibility for handling the Greenhouse facility and oversees the overall activities of the workers. The job description entails managing the overall operations of the greenhouse right from selecting the right seed to cultivating and maintaining the facility for various commercial and research purposes. A general list of duties relating to this role is listed on the Greenhouse Manager Resume as – assigning duties to staff members; studying various projects and making correct choices regarding breeding and quantity and seed selection; enforcing safety policies and regulations; determining the demand of the market; identifying the best plants economically and commercially, and constantly visiting the work areas to determine the soil conditions, and to inspect plants.

A career in this field requires a degree in greenhouse management, gardening techniques or horticulture, and the following skills – experience in various gardening and horticulture techniques, well-versed in the various diseases and pest control techniques; and knowledge of soil conditions and fertility of the soil.

Greenhouse Manager Resume example

Greenhouse Manager Resume

Summary : Seeking to secure a position that will utilize experience in planning, organizing, directing, and coordinating the activities of employees engaged in propagation, cultivation, harvesting, and shipping horticultural specialties. These specialties include flowering and other plants.

Skills : Phase I ESA, Environmental Science, Team Work.

Description :

    1. Performed all the necessary tasks of running a large scale (86,000) greenhouse/nursery and a 50-acre farm on a year-round schedule.
    2. Managed greenhouses that grow horticultural plants for sale to wholesale and retail customers, for display, exhibition, educational research.
    3. Identified plants as well as potential issues such as disease, insects, and weed pests.
    4. Applied pesticides and fertilizers as needed and manage a clean, organized facility.
    5. Possessed strong attention to detail in every phase of the operation to prevent problems from occurring.
    6. Hired employees and train them in growing techniques.
    7. Assigned work schedules and duties to nursery or greenhouse staff and supervise their work.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Plant And Soil Science


Greenhouse Manager Resume

Headline : Opportunity to utilize experience managing and optimizing the production of high-value plant materials in controlled environments. Ensuring necessary supplies equipment ordered and on-site to ensure continual production.

Skills : Argus/Conviron Controls, Management, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the successful propagation of genetically engineered plants and delivery of optimal plant health in the Agracetus campus greenhouses and growth chambers (26 M ft2) including corn, soybean, cotton, rice, and tobacco.
    2. Eliminated resistant populations of greenhouse pests with improved application methods.
    3. Decreased plant mortality where infestations had been 100%.
    4. Created percentage greenhouse utilization graphs for use by research staff and administration in planning and growing space allocation discussions.
    5. Highlighted underutilized areas and characterized greenhouse usage.
    6. Altered cultural methods for R1 plus generations of cotton.
    7. Increased density by 270% eliminating a backlog of R1+ generation cotton analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS in Horticulture


Greenhouse Manager Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain a job in the medical field to immerse in the healthcare field. Will be taking EMT certification classes so that can be a practicing EMT while attending Paramedic classes.

Skills : Business Management, Computer, Website Maintenance, and Marketing, Shipping and Receiving, Customer Service, Building Maintenance, HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, Light Carpentry, and Gardening.

Description :

    1. Decided and ordered plugs for the upcoming season.
    2. Prepped the greenhouse for planting.
    3. Decided on what combinations to plant and what to plant them in.
    4. Tried something new each season that other area growers may not do.
    5. Handled pest management when needed.
    6. Purchased vegetable plants needed at the produce auction.
    7. Packaged produce throughout the different growing seasons.
    8. Delivered the produce to our local accounts throughout the year.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Design & Marketing

Greenhouse Manager Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a position in the horticulture industry and further career while expanding knowledge while becoming a better asset to the employer.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Sales, Training, Typing, Autocad, Accounting.

Description :

    1. Training new employees.
    2. Annual seeding of all vegetables and several types of flowers.
    3. Landscaped design on a medium scale.
    4. Examined work areas frequently to observe work being done, to inspect crops, and to evaluate plant and soil conditions.
    5. Oversaw, maintained, and cared for cannabis crops at all stages as needed to ensure a quality harvest.
    6. Supervised and managed flower lead growers for each zone.
    7. Supervised irrigation and fertilization of all flowering plants.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Junior
        Education
        Education
        Horticulture Program

        Greenhouse Manager Resume

        Summary : A passionate scientist with the ability to quickly adapt to changing conditions and multi-task under high demands. Seeking employment with an organization where one can utilize skills and knowledge to further the protection of our natural resources and wildlife.

        Skills : Interpersonal, Telephone, Time Management, Problem-Solving.

        Description :

          1. Assessed the customer's need, order, stock, and supply plant inventory to customers.
          2. Worked closely with our broker, placing plants orders, and receiving shipments.
          3. Assisted interior scape designer by providing plant and environment consultation.
          4. Cared and management of tropical plant species-Including plant pathology and insect identification, utilizing an integrated pest management program.
          5. Managed and trained in 3-5 daily greenhouse employees and specialized training of 5-15 interior and exterior employees.
          6. Responsible for watering, plant maintenance and fertilizing, customer sales, and merchandising.
          7. Ensured proper function of all equipment, environmental controls, lights, irrigation, etc.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          10+ Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Senior
          Education
          Education
          BS in Biology

          Greenhouse Manager Resume

          Objective : A hardworking and enthusiastic professional with 9 years of experience in instruction. Able to learn new tasks quickly and proficient in implementing and relaying key organizational metrics. Always ready to represent the establishment with a friendly, professional demeanor at all times.

          Skills : Inventory Management, Farm Worker Relations, Supervision.

          Description :

            1. Worked in the greenhouse daily.
            2. Cleaned the entire greenhouse.
            3. Transplanted and made flower arrangements.
            4. Watered and took care of various amounts of plants.
            5. Learned the proper ways of taking care of delicate plants and hardy ones.
            6. Helped in the ordering of new plants in order to keep the stock full.
            7. Managed and directed all aspects of the flower cycle in 20,000 ft2 hybrid greenhouse facility in addition to the direct responsibility of 1 of 4 5000ft2 greenhouses.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            0-2 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Entry Level
            Education
            Education
            Associates

            Greenhouse Manager Resume

            Summary : Pursuing a Greenhouse Manager position within an established company that will allow the opportunity to utilize skills in the Agricultural Industry, and forward the opportunity to expand skill-set by monitoring and working closely with plants in the field.

            Skills : Microscopic and Macroscopic Examinations, Quality Assurance, Record Keeping, Making Of Reagents, Personnel Training, Plant Propagation, Id.

            Description :

              1. Responsible for overseeing daily operations including managing the care of plants, flowers, and trees; hiring and supervising nursery and greenhouse employees, and ensuring compliance with environmental standards for agricultural and horticultural production.
              2. In charged of overseeing planting and propagation.
              3. Developed Relations with new and existing wholesale clients as well as agricultural suppliers and vendors.
              4. Generated orders and yearly planting schedule, record keeping, and filing.
              5. Responsible for manually cultivating and caring for greenhouse plants as part of a team of workers.
              6. Consistently met a weekly quota by focusing on nutrient and pest management, maintaining equipment, controlling the environment, efficiently using all growing space, and accurately planning planting and harvest dates.
              7. Responsible for all seeding, pruning, trellising, planting, harvesting, and packaging of over 60 varieties of vegetables and flowers.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            BS in Evolutionary, Ecological, and Organismal Biology

            Greenhouse Manager Resume

            Objective : Committed and motivated manager with exceptional customer service and decision making skills. Strong work ethic, professional demeanor, and great initiative. Proficient at quickly learning new procedures and taking ownership of diverse projects.

            Skills : Microsoft Word, Customer service, Teamwork, Time management, Verbal communication, Written communication, Quick to learn, Creative thinking, Critical thinking, Strategic thinking, Organizational, Responsible, Reliable, Determination, and Versatile.

            Description :

              1. Managed three greenhouses for an internet retail company that specialized in herbs and perennials.
              2. Increased production and variety of inventory.
              3. Managed packaging and shipping of orders.
              4. Supervised seasonal crew.
              5. Responsible for training personnel, facilities maintenance, and creating crop schedules.
              6. Crops included small fruit crops and Knockout Roses for mail order and wholesale customers.
              7. Served customers with product selection and check-out.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            0-2 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Entry Level
            Education
            Education
            BS

            Greenhouse Manager Resume

            Summary : A highly experienced factory worker is able to adapt to new environments and operations. Excellent team player who can easily collaborate with other factory line workers to meet production goals and remain operational.

            Skills : Customer Service, Sales, Management.

            Description :

              1. Maintained all plants in and out of the greenhouse.
              2. Completed all the tasks correctly and on time.
              3. Propagated grape vines daily.
              4. Helped the chemist document results.
              5. Checked wine grapes for production readiness.
              6. Helped others with daily tasks.
              7. Managed a retail greenhouse.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            BS in Agriculture/ Horticulture

            Greenhouse Manager Resume

            Objective : Seeking a full-time position as Greenhouse Manager doing hands-on work that compliments experience and will allow continuing to grow professionally. Environmental skills and specialties include conducting soil sampling, coastal restorations, sustainable agriculture, organic farming, insect scouting, treating plants, good lab procedures, cancer cluster research, greenhouse management/ production.

            Skills : Customer Service Experience, Soil Sampling, Ecology Plant Identification, Horticulture / Farming Experience.

            Description :

              1. Managed a group of interns while working in the greenhouse.
              2. Planted and cared for plants while in the greenhouse including planted, transplanted, thinned, plant propagation,  as needed, field mapping, weeding fields, insect scouting, disease scouting, chemical inventory, and seed inventory.
              3. Ordered all supplies for the greenhouse such as soil amendments, flats, tools, batteries...etc.., hired employees, fired employees, administrative office work.
              4. Managed greenhouse facility that grows horticultural plants for sale to wholesale customers, and identifies plants as well as problems such as diseases and insect pests.
              5. Determined crop growing conditions and apply pesticides and fertilizers when needed.
              6. Planted, sprayed, fertilized, and water plants on a daily basis.
              7. Managed a greenhouse selling everything from cut flowers to trees.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            BS in Environmental Science