Applicant should be
Have excellent communication skills
Passion for the greenhouse and hydroponic growing industry
At minimum a Bachelors degree in horticulture or 5+ years experience
It is important that this individual be comfortable in conversation as well as public speaking, with the ability to accurately discuss the benefits of CropKing’s hydroponic systems with interested individuals. The majority of these discussions will take place via phone and require details about the equipment, the crops and the potential for income. Customers also visit CropKing in Lodi, OH to tour the research greenhouse. The position would be responsible for the tour and explaining the systems and the equipment.
This position is primarily an inside sales position, but it does require occasional travel (average 3-5 days per month). This travel time will include but is not limited to CropKing Workshops when they are held off site, trade shows, occasional site visits, and technical visits depending on candidates technical knowledge. The ability to do some public speaking and present lectures at a CropKing Grower Training Class is a goal for this position.
CropKing’s goal is to disseminate high value information in order to facilitate the decision making process a new grower faces entering this industry. Therefore it is important that this position be able to create relationships with customers and be very personable. Follow-up and getting back to customers in a timely manner is essential.
Benefits include 401K with a match, competitive health and dental, and a health savings account. Compensation dependent on experience / education and includes a commission package.
interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.