Urban Seed is seeking a dependable, passionate, and hardworking individual to fill a position as a Greenhouse Assistant for its first, one-of-a-kind  Pahrump facility. This person will have the unique opportunity to be part of a company that grows fruits and vegetables in a controlled, technologically advanced system, with the goal of changing the way the world is fed. Urban Seed promotes a positive environment for both its plants and people to grow and flourish in through daily practice of our values: Energy, Accountability, Growth, Fun, and Balance. The ideal candidate is someone with confidence in their growing abilities, a great feel for the health of plants, and an interest in working on an enthusiastic team with an impactful mission.


Include, but are not limited to:

-       Perform cleaning, routine maintenance and sanitation procedures of facility.

-       Prepare supplies + materials for, and assist with, harvest and culling activities.

-       Assist in the seeding and transplanting vegetables, fruit and herbs in a high production facility.

-       Assist in performing integrated pest management + daily nutrient applications.

-       Log daily production data into a comprehensive database.   

-       Execute all job duties efficiently and with attention to detail.

-       Maintain a clean and organized work space.

-       Adhere to work safety standards in day-to-day operations.

-       Assist in the loading and unloading of Greenhouse and Pack House supplies and materials. 

-       Adhere to work safety standards in day-to-day operations.

-       Consistent modeling of and participation in the Urban Seed “Culture”

- ‍      Available shifts: Full-time on swing, overnight + weekends, with opportunity to change shifts in 90 days 

-       Assist with any other general greenhouse duties as assigned by management.

-       Reports directly to Head Grower.

Other Conditions For Employment

Include the ability to do the following:

-       Ability to lift 25-50 pounds.

-       Ability to stand for a full 8-hour shift.

-       Be comfortable working in summer heat conditions.

-       Ability to responsibly work in an environment that contains bees.

-       Be focused and attentive to detail, with a flexible mentality.

-       Maintain confidentiality of privileged and sensitive information.

-       Have a reliable form of transportation (car, train, bus, etc.).

-       Have open availability for various work schedules.

-       Provide necessary documentation for employment in the U.S.

-       Communicate effectively with all levels of management and staff.

Education + Experience

-       Prior greenhouse experience highly preferred.

-       Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word.

-       Familiarity of produce varieties is very helpful.

-       Educational background in agriculture, hydroponics, or related fields a plus.

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