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Title: PROPAGATION MANAGER / Western Australia

Reports to: Managing Director

Job Purpose: Manage the daily production of plants from seed, cutting, grafting and tissue culture deflasking, to achieve monthly production targets.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:


- Prioritise workload in order to achieve production KPI’s & quality targets

- Coordinate the collection of cuttings, both on and off site

- Manipulate propagation environments to maximise strike rate/germination

- Monitor germinations to ensure production targets will be met

- Ensure regular maintenance to irrigation systems related to propagation

- Monitor & treat pest and diseases in propagation areas

- Implement integrated pest management program as required

- Manage a stock plant program to ensure cutting availability

- Carry out trials as required

Administration, Record Keeping & Reporting

- Weekly involvement in management meeting on progress of cutting program, along with any issues

- Recruit, train and manage a propagation staff of over 12 team members

- Monitor daily output & ensure records are up to date

- Oversee the ordering of seeds, tissue cultures and other consumables

- Ensure all stock produced is labelled in accordance with guidelines

- Develop and maintain comprehensive records for propagation

- Reconcile deliveries, including tissue cultures against invoices

Internal Contacts:

- Regular contact and instruction to staff assisting with propagation

- Regular contact with Production Scheduler

- Daily contact with Production Manager

- Daily contact with Managing Director

External Contacts:

- Suppliers as required

Minimum Job Requirements:

- 10 years propagation experience in a nursery producing over 2 million plants per annum

- Good computer knowledge

To Apply--

Laura Crowe


T: +61 8 9323 0274

(posted to this site 10.02.17)



Name of Business: Cape Nursery
Town & State: Byron Bay, NSW
Contact Name: Richard Howarth
Phone: 02 6684 7332
Fax: 02 6684 7365
Email: richardhowarth@capenursery.com.au

We are currently looking for a nursery personto join our dynamic team. The position isfull time. Experienceessential. Must be fit, healthy andENTHUSIASTIC. Applicant must have an eye for detail, be able to multi-task and have good communication skills. Must have own transport. We are looking to fill this position now. Please send resumes to sales@capenursery.com.au or fax 6684 7365.

Full time, Monday-Friday 38hrs.

Closing date for applications 31 ST January 2017

(Posted to this site 16.11.16)


Technical Salesperson

A leading UK-based provider of nursery management software seeks a Technical Salesperson to serve as their representative in Australia. Besides offering training and support to our existing Australian customers, your role will also involve actively marketing our key nursery management product to local markets. It's a great opportunity for a motivated self-starter to expand our Australia business.

Specific responsibilities will include:

· Generating sales leads and enquiries through various marketing activities

· Demonstration of the Passfield system, both remotely and onsite

· Finding solutions to prospective client process queries

· Issuing and following up Sales quotations

· Agreeing implementation project plans

· Provision of business hours system interface Support, for new and existing clients

· Progression to supply onsite and remote training sessions

· Training will be provided to allow you to achieve these responsibilities.

You will be:

· A proven sales person

· An excellent communicator, able to develop relationships with clients and prospects

· Familiar with commercial production and business processes

· Self-motivated and proactive – able to identify opportunities.

· IT literate, conversant with Windows, MS Word, MS Excel.

· Eligible to work in Australia

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to timlamb@passfield.co.uk by 30 Nov 2016.

(Posted to this site 08.11.16)