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Greenhouse Operations Support, San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Greenhouse Operations Support, San Diego, CA**

Excellent opportunity for candidates with Greenhouse/Agricultural experience looking to gain hands-on knowledge in the Field of Plant/Agricultural Research.

**Contract:** 3mo Contract w/ High Potential for Extension

**Job Rate:** $16/hr.

**Job Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Perform routine duties associated with the culture of a high-quality crop. These duties may include: planting, transplanting, thinning, irrigating, trimming, bagging, scouting for insects and diseases, pollinating, harvesting, seed processing and packaging, and maintaining seed inventories.

+ Perform routine duties associated with design, installation, and maintenance of greenhouse and growth lab production systems and the crops they sustain.

+ Participate in the improvement of greenhouse infrastructure or processes as needed.

+ Support the Integrated Pest Management plan by carrying out relevant tasks such as sanitation of containers and growth spaces, scouting and monitoring for pests and disease, deploying beneficial insects, and applying pesticides to maintain a clean growing environment.

**Job Requirements:**

+ AA or BS with 0-2 years exp. in a horticulture environment

+ HS diploma and 3+ years of experience

+ Previous experience in a research or production greenhouse environment is required.

+ Previous experience working on construction/engineering/greenhouse production projects

+ Knowledge of greenhouse lighting, irrigation systems, hydroponic systems, crop fertilization, pest control, and greenhouse environmental control systems is ideal

+ Able to work independently as well as in a team environment

+ Good work ethic, time management and organizational skills, accurate record keeping, attention to detail

+ Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills

+ Able to follow Standard Operating Procedures

**Working Conditions:**

+ Able to work under greenhouse and field conditions, including: lifting, bending, tolerating high temperatures, high humidity, exposure to allergens and dust

+ Able to lift 20-50 lbs. with or without accommodation

+ Willing to travel to field sites and secondary greenhouse location in San Diego County. Will be driving company vehicle.

**For Immediate Consideration, Apply Today! Questions? Call Alex at 858.207.6311 for More Info.**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at
Posted: 2019-10-14 Expires: 2019-11-14

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Kelly Services
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