Planters' Choice Job Openings

CDL Driver Watertown Location

Description of Duties

  • Perform deliveries of nursery stock to customers throughout the state and occasionally out of state
  • Assist in loading and unloading of trucks and ensure contents are properly secured and tarped to prevent breakage or damage
  • Transfer material between our various farms, fields, and sales yards
  • Obtain and return proper paperwork for each delivery
  • Perform inspections of your vehicle prior to and following each trip
  • Occasionally assist in the nursery yard as needed

Job Requirements

  • Willingness to learn and be a part of a team; a good attitude is a must
  • CDL Class B required, A preferred
  • At least 1 year CDL driving experience
  • Must have a clean driving record and be able to pass a drug test
  • Be able to lift 50lbs and work outside in all weather conditions
  • Be able to work overtime and weekends during peak seasons
  • High attention to detail and punctuality
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced environment

Compensation Package

  • Competitive hourly pay
  • Access to group health insurance plan
  • Paid vacation time, accrued personal days, and 6 paid holidays
  • Potential for upward growth within the company

*** Please note: Applications will not be reviewed without an attached resume ***

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Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Tech

Description of Duties

  • Work with and under the supervision of our field manager to develop and implement a holistic IPM program for our multiple growing fields and holding yards. The ideal candidate will be able to identify pests and disease issues and implement appropriate preventative and responsive solutions
  • Assist our field crew with various tasks such as planting and digging as needed
  • Operate heavy machinery, including various tractors, trucks, and skid-steers.
  • Ability to perform routine machine maintenance is a plus

Job Requirements

  • Have several years experience applying pest and weed controls and a Connecticut operator’s license (PA, 3A or 3D ok)
  • Have a positive attitude and be able to work well both independently and as part of a team
  • Have reliable transportation and show up on time ready to work every day
  • Be able to lift 50+ pounds repeatedly in a fast paced environment in all weather conditions up to nine hours a day

Compensation Package

  • $18-22/hour plus time-and-a-half overtime pay
  • Continuous training and professional development
  • Access to group health insurance plan
  • Paid vacation time, accrued personal days, and 6 paid holidays
  • Potential for upward growth within the company

*** Please note: Applications will not be reviewed without an attached resume ***

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