Title: Greenhouse Scientist – Horticulture

Reports to: Global Director of Greenhouse Operations

Position Purpose: Ensuring that optimal growth protocols are evaluated and implemented for all plants in the greenhouse

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Greenhouse Manager to streamline GH processes and improve plant quality
  • Collaborate with Production Scientists to ensure smooth transition of plants from the Lab to the GH
  • Identify opportunities to improve existing growth protocols and develop and implement solutions based on scientific experiments
  • Stay abreast of new technologies within the industry. Evaluate and implement those that will be cost-effective and enhance GH productivity
  • Organize Grower Workshops and training to improve GH technicians knowledge and technique
  • Contribute horticulture expertise to the process of establishing new GH facilities

Qualifications:

  • Masters or Ph.D. in agronomy, horticulture or related plant science field plus five years of industry experience in a high throughput nursery or GH propagation facility
  • Ability to independently design, conduct, analyze and report experiments
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to quickly establish strong working relationships across geographies
  • Provide direction and oversight to assigned GH technicians
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

To Apply: Email your resume and cover letter to careers@phytelligence.com