San Francisco Foliage is located in the Southeast Community Center greenhouse. The greenhouse is a mitigation facility intended to contribute to economic development in Bayview-Hunter's Point.
To participate in this mitigative mission, San Francisco Foliage founded Careers in Horticulture, but work opportunities for local residents at not limited to participation in this program.
San Francisco Foliage is an equal opportunity employer that is always interested in applications from qualified local residents. Interested parties should email their resume to email@example.com.
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Current Employment Opening:
Operations Manager - Facilitation & Logistics
Full-time position (40-50 hrs/week). Training begins right away. Full responsibility in 90-120 days.
Why work here:
Salary starting at $600/week or higher, based on experience and credentials.
Paid vacation, sick leave, holidays.
Work in an exhilarating greenhouse, surrounded by plants and productivity.
Work for a small business with strong goals in social progress.
Challenge yourself and be creative to improve the company’s systems.
Your areas of responsibility:
A four manager team focuses on order fulfillment:
- The Operations Manager is responsible for logistics and teamwork.
The Logistics of Order fulfillment: check the database & with sales people regarding open orders to prepare; issue pull slips, labels, staging notices to the greenhouse manager (GM); ensure the crew is focused on changing priorities; plan for one day ahead; work out & negotiate logistics & timing of deliveries with drivers, salespeople, and customers, as needed. pickups: organize pickups from vendors. trucks: schedule & log maintenance. Coordinate driver schedules and maintain files.
Facilitate teamwork: You are the hub for sales order fulfillment - connecting salespeople, the crew, customers, and the drivers. You are the most informed and must effectively deliver relevant information to all parties, including resolving conflicting information.
- The Greenhouse Manager is responsible for the greenhouse and productivity of the crew.
- The Sales Manager is responsible for sales & customer relations.
- The Financial Manager is responsible for cost control & vendor relations.
Who we’d like to meet:
You are very comfortable on a computer and learn software quickly
We do not employ a conventional top-down management structure - you need to be flexible and open to learning a new way of doing things. Primarily, this means asking for help when you need it and learning from your mistakes.
Communication - everything we do requires quick check-ins with others in the office and on the floor. You need to not only stay up to speed on everything, but orchestrate teamwork where it is needed and elicit information you do not have.
What makes you the ideal candidate:
1. You are comfortable with Excel
2. You have an affinity for horticulture
3. You are an experienced leader
4. You are a college graduate
5. You are at ease in a diverse workplace
Strong consideration will be given to residents of 94124. We do our best to serve and include our local communities.
Please send resumé to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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