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Greenhouse Technician

Kelly Services
St Louis, MO 63112
**Greenhouse Technician**



Description:




+ Learn greenhouse environmental control system, program irrigation and evaluate alarms.

+ Provide support for activities related prefilling pots/tray for propagation using automated pot-filling machine.

+ Regularly perform greenhouse operations maintenance and upkeep: clean floors, keep work area tidy, organize supplies, perform hose/nozzle checks, and clean components of evaporative cooling system.

+ Support greenhouse research by contributing to set-up and take-down activities: preparing custom soil mixes using cement mixers, pot-filling by hand, install irrigation, work collaboratively for data collection, and remove and clean irrigation emitters post experiment.

+ Create and contribute to development of greenhouse operation protocols.

+ Routine and regular functionality check and troubleshooting of the greenhouse chambers, equipment, light rack and greenhouse chamber bulbs and waste. Attend and participate in group and project meetings.

+ Provide timely and frequent communication regarding any updates, changes, or issues that arise.

+ Follow good sanitation practices and standard operating procedures and adhere to all safety and company policies.



**Requirements:**




+ Interest in greenhouse operations, plant propagation and irrigation. High attention to details and prioritizes tasks efficiently.

+ Willing to receive Ag Worker Training and Pesticide Handler Training in order to work with or around pesticides.

+ Ability to work effectively in a multi-project team environment and collaborate with colleagues to achieve goals, as well as work independently.

+ Ability to work in a greenhouse, outdoor field, and laboratory setting, sometimes in physically demanding, adverse conditions.

+ Must work independently and unsupervised on weekends and some holidays.

+ 4-6 Years of Experience preferred but not required.




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



Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.




**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/non-traditional 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-11-11 Expires: 2020-12-12

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