List of current job openings & job description

We are always looking for talented, passionate and innovative people to join our team. Please check back as we will be posting current job opportunities as they become available.

Resumes can be sent to jobs@botanicare.com

Current list of jobs available

Production Manager

Formulator

Territory Manager (Northern California)

Sales Management Assistant

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Production Manager

Job Summary:

Responsible for facility operation and maintenance. Establish policies and procedures. Responsible for production goals. Foster a well-trained and motivated staff.  

Duties:

  • Direct and coordinate facility operations within company policies and procedures.
  • Maintain a clean and safe facility.
  • Establish and direct policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for achieving production goals.
  • Establish and maintain a positive community relationship.
  • Develop a well-trained and motivated staff.
  • Confer with Director of Operations to ensure coordination of purchasing, production, and shipping.
  • Responsible for establishing all shift production schedules.
  • Select and train staff.
  • Conduct employee performance reviews.
  • Responsible for the product quality control.
  • Oversee daily production manufacturing operations.
  • Lead a motivated production team.
  • Production planning and scheduling.
  • OSHA Compliance.
  • Training and development.
  • Ensure payroll is kept within specified limits.
  • Write reports on business operations for the executive staff.
  • Establishing operations directives and goals.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent; 3-5 years manufacturing or production experience.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office and Sage products.
  • Certified forklift operator.
  • Must possess clean driving record and background check.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of safety protocol.
  • Knowledge of quality control criteria.
  • Skill in machine operation.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to proactively diagnose machine malfunctions.
  • Ability to prepare and present machine operation training.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and walk for long periods of time, use hands to finger, handle objects, tools, or controls; and reach and lift repetitively with hands and arms.  The employee is sometimes required to walk and lift or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.  Specific auditory and verbal abilities required by this job include the ability to effectively communicate.  The employee may occasionally be required to crouch, bend, stoop, or crawl around equipment. Additionally, the employee may occasionally be required to climb stairs, ladders, step stools, and onto equipment. 

Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • This position is primarily located in a plant.
  • The noise level is typically noisy.

The work environment is typically an indoors and plant setting subject to shifts in temperature and humidity.

Annual Base pay is $45,000 - $60,000 DOE
Additional benefits:  10% Bonus structure, affordable Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, and 9 paid holidays.

Salary: $45,000 - $60,000 DOE
Career Level Required:  Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)
Experience Required: 2+ to 5 Years
Education Required: Bachelor's Degree
Job Type: Employee
Job Status: Full Time

Contact Information

Phone: 480.777.2000

Fax: 480-383-6332

Email: jobs@botanicare

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Formulator

Job Summary:
Formulate/Blend our liquid and powder nutrients, maintain proprietary recipes.

Duties:

  • Conduct liquid nutrient blending.
  • Conduct powdered nutrient blending.
  • Oversee the mixtures for varies soil products.
  • Maintain all proprietary recipes.
  • Manage chemical storage.
  • Testing equipment calibration: soils, meters, bottling line.
  • Maintain and create as needed MSDS sheets.
  • R&D prototype blending.
  • Equipment sourcing for blending, bottling, etc.
  • Maintain equipment maintenance records.
  • Maintain RO system records and documents.
  • Oversee the raw material inputs certifications.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BS degree in Chemistry preferred or a Science related field.
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written.
  • Excellent negotiation and influencing skills.
  • Proven problem solving skills.
  • Key contributor to company success through price improvements and efficiencies per company defined targets.
  • Works effectively under pressure and deadlines.
  • Previous supervisory/management experience with strong team building capabilities.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of inventory control.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Proficiency in Excel.
  • Ability to effectively communicate.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and walk for long periods of time, use hands to finger, handle objects, tools, or controls; and reach and lift repetitively with hands and arms.  The employee is sometimes required to walk and lift or move up to 75 pounds. 
Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • Time for this position is split between an office and warehouse environment.
  • The noise level while in the office is typically quiet.
  • The noise level while in the warehouse is typically moderately noisy to noisy.
  • The indoor work environment is typically an indoors climate controlled and structured business setting.
  • The warehouse work environment is typically an indoors and open warehouse setting subject to extreme shifts in temperature.

Benefits:  Affordable Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, and 9 paid holidays.

Salary: $40,000 - $50,000 DOE
Career Level Required: Entry Level
Experience Required:   
Education Required: Bachelor's Degree
Job Type: Employee
Job Status: Full Time

Contact Information

Phone: 480.777.2000

Fax: 480-383-6332

Email: jobs@botanicare.com

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Territory Manager (Northern California)

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for marketing Botanicare Products in California north of Monterey by building business relationships, increasing product sales, and training/developing retailer and distributor product knowledge through store visits and customer interface.

Duties:

  • Exercises discretion and independent judgment in all duties.
  • Through store visits, calls, and emails - communicates directly with hydroponic retailers and distributors regarding the company and associated product lines, industry trends, product and price changes, orders, promotions, and etc.
  • Holds training sessions on product usage, dosage rates, potential profit margins, and product benefits in relation to competitors.
  • Provides customer service to retailers and end users; troubleshoots and resolves product issues, responds to general and technical product questions.
  • Professionally represents Botanicare at trade shows, retailer customer appreciation days, new store openings, and music festivals.
  • During store visits, evaluates, determines and implement strategies for promotional and marketing needs that strategically brands and markets Botanicare in territory.
  • Evaluates and recommends implementation of, and/or changes to, customers' product displays to ensure optimal product placement; markets and promotes Botanicare by providing samples, demo systems, displays, marketing material, and branding materials.
  • Observes industry indicators, communicates trends, and recommends strategies to management through weekly reports, direct phone calls, and scheduled sales meetings.
  • Composes product information to market product lines.
  • Recommends marketing and product change requests.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School diploma.
  • 3 - 5 years of hydroponic retail management, sales, or product representative work experience.
  • Valid driver's license with clean driving record.
  • Must submit to a criminal background check.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of hydroponic gardening and retail management required.
  • Knowledge of database system (i.e. Goldmine, MAS CRM, Microsoft Access, etc.)
  • Skills in relationship building.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writin.

Other:

  • Location: Northern California
  • Compensation: DOE, 401K, Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, use of Company Vehicle
  • Reports to: Sales Director

Contact Information

Phone: 480.777.2000

Fax: 480-383-6332

Email: jobs@botanicare

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Sales Management Assistant

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for assisting in the management of sales functions, department needs, distributor and retailer logistics; reporting on sales activities; providing product support; and implementing marketing/sales strategies. Assists the VP and Director of Sales in day to day activities and communication.  

Duties:

  • Accomplishes department mission by completing related tasks as needed.
  • Researches and develops new business opportunities in emerging markets.
  • Participates in developing sales, marketing, and product strategies.
  • Monitors product costs, competition, and supply/demand.
  • Maintains customer database system; prepares and distributes weekly reports.
  • Provides sales vs. projection results by preparing and forwarding sales tracking reports.
  • Supports and assists in new product launches and discontinuations.
  • Prepares sales presentations by compiling data; developing presentation formats and materials.
  • Coordinates with operations on product and inventory needs/matters.
  • Resolves rebate and pricing discrepancies by researching details of regular and special prices; forwarding resolution to managers.
  • Coordinates with territory manager’s on orders, inventory problems, special requests and helps identify and implement solutions.
  • Updates territory managers by consolidating, analyzing, and forwarding daily action summaries.
  • Coordinates sales department campaigns and product launches.
  • Organizes logistics for sales meetings and customer events.
  • Communicates directly with key accounts regarding the company and associated product lines, industry trends, product and price changes, orders, promotions, and etc.
  • Provides customer service to retailers and distributors; troubleshoots and resolves product issues, responds to general and technical product questions.
  • Composes product information to market product lines.
  • Recommends marketing and product change requests.
  • Maintains and manages sales department time keeping.
  • Exercises discretion and independent judgment in some duties.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School diploma.
  • 2 + years of hydroponic retail management and/or sales work experience.
  • Valid driver's license with clean driving record.
  • Must submit to a criminal background check.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of hydroponic gardening and retail management required.
  • Knowledge of database system (i.e. Goldmine, MAS CRM, Microsoft Access, etc.)
  • Skills in relationship building.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.

Other:

  • Location: Arizona
  • Compensation: DOE, 401K, Medical, Dental, Life Insurance
  • Reports to: Sales Director

Contact Information

Phone: 480.777.2000

Fax: 480-383-6332

Email: jobs@botanicare