1+ months

Greenhouse Technician, Indianapolis, IN

Kelly Services
Indianapolis, IN 46202
**Greenhouse Technician, Indianapolis, IN**

**12+ month contract via Kelly Services**

**Rotating Schedule:**

+ 4, 10 hour shifts (M, W, TH F) one week and then 3, 10 hour shifts (Tu, Sat, Sun).

The Greenhouse team within Crop Protection Discovery Operations Center enables the discovery of new products through strong technical capabilities and partnership with research teams. Below are key responsibilities and expectations for success in this role:

Greenhouse activities may include: watering greenhouses & growth chambers daily, organizing plant orders within greenhouses based on watering and research needs, performing pesticide applications as part of a team, scouting for pests on plants in greenhouse on a regular basis, prepping all greenhouse plant waste for devitalization, maintaining cleanliness of greenhouses and corridor, stock PPE stations in each greenhouse wing, weekly safety eye wash/shower testing and prepare/stage pots and flats for soil requests.

**Required expectations:**

+ Must be able to withstand work in greenhouses with temperatures between 85-100F

+ Must be able to tolerate working in environments with presence of pollen, molds, mildews, soil, insects, plant debris

+ Must have commitment to safety attitude for self, others and the environment

+ Must be reliable, have a strong work ethic, be self-motivated, possess strong organizational and time management skills

+ Must have ability to read, understand and follow SOPs that are required for work

+ Must be able to discern (with training) when plants/greenhouses are outside of normal/expected parameters. Take initiative. Be aware of work area and report anything that is out of the ordinary quickly

+ Must be able obtain state pest application license within 60 days of employment (training to be provided)

+ Must be able to lift ~25lbs

+ Must be able to stand, bend, push/pull and walk for >4 hrs/day

+ Must communicate any concerns to leader promptly and clearly

+ Must exhibit good interpersonal & professional skills in a research environment

+ Must have basic computer skills

**Candidate should have any of the following:**

+ Greenhouse work experience; Farm background or any Agriculture background.

+ A nice to have would be some college agriculture education background.

+ Would like the submitted/selected candidates to have a sense of plant and or horticulture physiology.

+ High School Diploma; 0-1 years work experience

**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

**Why Kelly?**

+ As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

+ Weekly pay and service bonus plans

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

**Apply Today!**

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

The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.

Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.

The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at
Posted: 2019-11-29 Expires: 2020-01-30

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