• COO/Greenhouse Manager

    Sklarczyk Seed Farm LLC
    Job Description
    COO/Greenhouse Manager

    Position:

    Sklarczyk Seed Farm is looking for a team oriented and motivated individual to serve as the
    Operations Manager for our hydroponic greenhouse operation.

    Who Are We:
    Our story began in 1982 when there was a need to improve the potato seed industry by
    producing high quality nuclear seed to field seed growers. Today our second generation potato
    mini tuber production facility serving customers in North America as well as numerous countries
    around the world. Our operation, located in Johannesburg, Michigan, provides seed potat oes
    to customers that serve the chipping, processing and retail industries. We are a team and
    family oriented business that focuses on quality, service, community, customers, environment,
    and our people.

    Job Description:
    This position is responsible for
    leading the hydroponic greenhouse operation and production of
    seed potatoes. The position will be responsible for providing leadership to the greenhouse staff
    and reports directly to the owners.

    Key Position Elements:
    • Manage all personnel and motivate the team to achieve goals
    • Coordinate potato planning process and timing with leadership
    • Handle the purchasing of supplies
    • Develop positive relationships within the team
    • Direct the harvest, storage, and shipping operations
    • Work directly with customers to coordinate the proper shipping time
    • Maintain all required records
    • Self-starter
    • Maintain buildings
    • Maintain and troubleshoot equipment
    • Professional customer interface
    • Provide positive community interface

    Desired Qualification
    • Bachelor of Science degree in Ag or Horticulture related fields or Business degree
    • 5+ years’ experience managing operations
    • Excellent organizational skills
    • Team building skills
    • Experience leading large projects is a plus
    • Adapt to changing work situations
    • Ability to oversee multiple projects with multiple priorities at one time
    • Capable in the use of Windows based computer programs (Access, Excel)

    Benefits
    • Marketplace competitive salary
    • 401(k) plan option
    • Healthcare
    • Personal time off
    • Bonus plan
    • Paid holidays

    Sklarczyk Seed Farm LLC
    8710 M 32 East, Johannesburg, MI 49751
    989-732-5333
    www.ssfseedpotatoes.com
    ben@ssfseedpotatoes.com
    Contact Information