Title Nursery Assistant Ops Manager Taylor
Categories Landscaping
Status Accepting Candidates
# of Openings 1
Employment Type Direct Hire
Public Description

Job Description:

The Assistant Operations Manager’s primary function is to provide support to our Operation Manager, manage and supervise our yard staff. The Assistant Operations Manager will be responsible to coach, train and develop a team oriented staff and promote a corporate culture focused on daily improvement, being solution oriented and profitability.   The Assistant Operations Manager position is a full-time position. This position will report directly to the Operations Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with all aspects of department labor force.  Hiring, training, safety, coaching and discipline must be geared to providing a best in class experience.
  • Plans and conducts daily meetings with team members to layout objectives and promote a “never-stop” mentality.
  • Coordinates with Operation Manager and Plant Health Specialist to optimize yard layout and efficiencies to maximize profit.
  • Facilitates inbound receiving and outbound shipping activities.
  • Ensures all company owed assets adhere to a preventative maintenance program to minimize down time and surprise expenses.
  • Responsible to ensure a facility maintenance plan is maintained and followed.
  • Assists with the supervision of Plant Health Specialist/Facility Maintenance and Irrigation Technician to ensure presentation of product and facility is best in class.
  • Assists with the preparation of departmental budget through a zero based approach that is consistent to meeting corporate goals and objectives.





Key Competencies:

  • Leadership
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Problem Solving
  • Results Driven
  • Performance Management


  • Reports directly to the Operations Manager.


Work Environment:


This position primarily operates in outdoor conditions.  Ability to be repeatedly exposed to outdoor elements (heat, cold, rain, sun, humidity) will be required.


  • Bachelor Degree in the field of Operations Management, Horticulture, Forestry, or 3+ years of equivalent experience.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs repeatedly



  • Health Care
  • Dental 
  • Vision
  • 401K
  • Paid Time off
  • Employee Product Discounts
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