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Key information for candidates –
Location: Tucson AZ 85743
Position: Greenhouse Technician Intermediate (Mid)
As the successful candidate for this position, most time will be spent on your feet, covering greenhouse and growth chamber activities. Candidates must be able to run automated equipment, work with data, and use IT tools such as iPods and computers. Duties will be both independent and team-based, working with both full-time members, as well as contractors.
Working hours: May change dependent on group. Potential to work 7:00AM-5:30PM any day of the week for a total of 40-hour work week, with an opportunity for over time. May require weekend work and extended hours during peak seasons.
Associate degree required and 2-5 years of experience in the field, Bachelor s degree with 1+ years of experience in the field or related area, or 1 year of experience working at the Bayer Tucson Greenhouse Laboratory and Automated Facility
Qualified candidates should have knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures within a greenhouse environment and rely on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
Attention to detail, ability to interface with iPod, computers, and multiple software platforms
Experience working with environmental control systems, soil, plants in production, or environment.
Effective communication skills and organization skills are necessary.
Ability to lift 50 pounds, climb onto working platforms, and crawling/stooping
This person needs to be agile and flexible to jump into new tasks throughout the day and take initiative to find where the needs are
Ability to work long hours in upper 80 s with high humidity and be able to walk up to 5+ miles/day in a fast-paced environment.
Experience working with automated equipment, plants in controlled environments, and/or with soil mixing/composition.
You will work within a production team using automated equipment and computer/iPod software to plant, germinate, and transplant incoming material. Must be tech savvy.
You may run soil mixing and fertigation lines. Some knowledge of plant health would be helpful. #CBRose# Benefits: For information and details on employment benefits offered, visit here. If you have any questions/concerns, please contact our HR Department via our secured website.
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