Shipping Teammate

Hortech Inc.

Nunica, MI 49448

The Hortech Grown Earth Friendly logo.

Job Details:

Salary:

$11.00-$13.01 hourly

Job Type:

Full-Time

Number of Hires for This Role:

1

Required Skills:
  • Mission Driven-Hard working, helpful, thoughtful, team oriented and compelled to do what is right for others, the environment and for the world.
  • Becomes familiar with all of our plants and able to judge quality.
  • Provides customer service by timely execution of his/her duties.
  • Reading and mathematics is needed.
  • 16 years of age, attending high school or college, or graduate of high school or GED.
  • Must be strong and have a great deal of endurance.
  • Able to lift 30-50 lbs. regularly.

Essential Functions:

  • Participates in the sorting, gathering, loading, and quality of our plants onto our trucks and our customer’s trucks.
  • Responsible for having all plants approved by Shipping Managers before loading them.
  • Spends time about Hortech and occasionally off‑site travel is required.
  • Assists in other departments such as cultural, production, maintenance, RoofStone, LiveRoof, LiveWall, and other departments as needed.
  • Works collaboratively with other departments to deliver the best quality product and service to our customers.

Benefits:

  • 401 (k) matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discount
  • Health Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Paid Time Off
  • Referral Program

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday through Friday
  • Overtime as needed

Supplemental Pay:

  • Time & a half for overtime (40+)
  • Bonus Pay
  • Paid Holidays

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No
Application:

Please fill out the form in its entirety.

Shipping Teammate

Looking for outdoor work that makes our world a little greener? Come work with us at Hortech, where we make a difference by producing and selling plants that help people, our environment, and our future.

Hortech shipping teammate transporting LiveRoof modules on a forklift
Required Skills
  • Must become familiar with all of our plants and their respective disease and pest problems.
  • Reading and mathematics is needed.
  • 16 years of age, attending high school or college, or graduate of high school or GED.
  • Learns and develops specific knowledge as it relates to our product line and our customer’s needs.
  • Must be strong and have a great deal of endurance.
    • Able to lift 30-50 lbs. regularly.
Preferred Skills
  • Bi-lingual Spanish/English a plus.
  • Prior nursery or farm maintenance experience a plus.
Highlights
  • Variety of work.
  • Work outdoors.
  • Seasonal benefits as described by our policy handbook.
  • Bonus potential – 4% of gross earnings less bonuses. Eligibility is subject to attendance and employment standards. See policy handbook for details.
  • Paid Medical Leave: 40 hours prorated based on hire date.
Company Focus

We’re a wholesale perennial plant nursery. We also provide a pre-vegetated green roof module system and a living green wall product.

Compensation
  • $10.09 – $12.25 per hour, plus time and ½ for overtime
  • Starting wage dependent upon experience.
    • Zero or no farm experience = $10.09/hour
    • One to two years of farm experience = $10.41/hour
    • Three plus years of farm experience = $10.89/hour
Application

Please fill out the form in its entirety.