Urban Soils Horticulturist
Green Industry Consulting
New Jersey

Urban Soils Horticulurist - Green Infrastructure

Nationally recognized leader in the production of urban soils including green roof media is searching for urban soil engineer with a soil science background to lead the company to the next level.

Working remotely one or two days a week is a possibility

Responsibilities of the Soil Engineer

  • complete understanding of engineered soils involving urban greening, green roof infrastructure, green storm water, sustainable building, landscape architecture
  • manage the internal quality assurance program
  • develop technical specifications for engineered soils and compost
  • provide assistance, support, and urban soils training for landscape architects, building owners, installers, and other clients
  • develop and update soils product specifications. Administer and manage technical data
  • develope engineered soil blends for Skyland USA and Laural Valley Soils
  • oversee compost production
  • specify scientific-based information for marketing product
  • possess a teaching background and a willingness to provide educational seminars
  • find ideal formulations by balancing technical specifications with cost, quality, and availability
  • provide training and sales support to team members

Qualifications of the Soil Engineer

  • Degree in Soils Science and/or Landscape Architecture
  • Horticulture and Landscape background and a strong interest in Roof Top Gardens
  • Team Player with a positive, "can-do" attitude
  • Ability to efficiently and reliability document, administer, distribute, and update technical product information within our network
  • Ability to travel nationally and internationally

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $80,000.00 to $100,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • relevant: 10 years (Preferred)
  • Landscape Design: 10 years (Preferred)
  • Soil Engineering: 10 years (Preferred)
  • Horticulture: 10 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday