Phipps is seeking a full-time Production Foreman to oversee plant production and procurement for Phipps’ permanent collections and seasonal show exhibits, maintaining the highest of industry standards to provide a magical guest experience! The Production Foreman will manage the production facilities and staff, including the setting of production schedules; researching and providing crop requirements; implementing IPM procedures; and managing staff performance, among other responsibilities. Knowledge of a vast plant palette and demonstrated expertise in a greenhouse setting are required.
The qualified candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in botany, plant science, horticulture or related field, master’s degree preferred, and five years’ experience with propagation and production of diverse horticulture crops. The qualified candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and a desire to interact with the general public. Evening and weekend work may be required.
Phipps offers a competitive compensation package, strong benefits and unique atmosphere. Qualified candidates should apply using our online application or send a cover letter, résumé and salary history via email to email@example.com or mail to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Human Resources Department, One Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Phipps is an equal opportunity employer.