Farm Manager:

Fall Creek is creating a world with better blueberries through its friendly, collaborative team spread across the globe. To help us accomplish this, we are seeking a qualified Farm Manager. This position will be located in Meterik, Netherlands.

What you will do at Fall Creek:

  • Coordinate operations at the nursery which includes, but is not limited to: plant production, crop maintenance (moving, shearing), irrigation, packing, pest & diseases control, quality control, traceability, and labor.
  • Manage the potting and packing operations by ensuring targets are met, assisting Team Leaders/nursery workers in getting all materials needed and overseeing the correct layout of plants while following safety regulations and internal procedures.

What you bring to Fall Creek:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in horticulture or equivalent combination of education experience.
  • 3+ year’s production manufacturing experience working in a nursery environment.
  • Minimum of 2+ years in a supervisory or management position with proven ability to manage, develop and mentor staff.
  • Knowledge of the English and Dutch languages is essential, as this is an international team.

Who is Fall Creek?

We’re a US-based company with a keen focus on blueberry genetics, plants, and grower support delivered to the world’s premier blueberry growers. From our humble beginnings in Lowell, Oregon more than 40 years ago, we now also have wholly-owned nurseries in Mexico, Peru, and Spain. Additionally, we have built a global team of the finest breeders, researchers, propagators and nursery professionals, grower support technicians, sales and customer service experts and more. We’re a deeply-planted link in a global chain, ready to serve our customers and our industry throughout North, Central, and South America, Greater Europe, and Africa. Our mission is to serve the growers and to support the blueberry industry, helping to ensure growers maximize success through our delivery of the best genetics and plants, technical know-how and global market intelligence. To fulfill our mission, we focus on cultivating exceptional plants, building strong relationships and providing responsive customer service. This is all part of how we’re helping to build A World with Better Blueberries™.  

 

For consideration, please send your resume/CV to fallcreekeuropeHR@fallcreeknursery.com