Head Grower - Telangana, India

 

 

 

 

 

 

Who We Are:

Triangle Farms, a state- of -the -art greenhouse set up which produces an extensive array of fresh vegetables. Located in Telangana, India, it is a 32-acre project which aims to provide high-quality produce round the year. 

Here, in Triangle farms, we are pioneers in innovative new age farming, automation, Our vision is to promote healthy and safe food produce by adapting Hi-tech agricultural and horticulture practices. In today’s competitive world, horticulture is the next biggest market that is going to be profitable. To make this more viable, leveraging the practice by next generation technology to yield more produce, to meet the supply and demand of the future is our ideology. 

 

What Are we Growing:

 

Triangle Farms , a Coloured Capsicum, Cucumber and Tomato grower, packer and shipper located in Telangana, India. Our business is growing rapidly, and we are increasing our operations for this season and need additional team members.

 

What will I contribute:

The Grower role is instrumental in ensuring optimal health and production of our vine crops. You’ll be involved in determining budgets and crop forecasts, develop strategies to ensure we continue to produce first grade produce, and develop a team of people who want to learn from you. 

 

 

Key Infrastructure and Tech Involved:

 

  1. 15 Acres of Cravo Retractable Structure(15 Arcres) and 4.5 Acres of Nethouse
  2. Netafim Fertigation
  3. Link 4 Controller for Cravo
  4. Inhouse IOT sensors for monitoring crop
  5. Grown in Growslabs and Grow cubes based on Cocopeat
  6. Inhouse Cultivation Management system
  7. Central building that houses the fertigation, office, packing & sorting facility, cooling house, etc
  8. 24 X 7 Power with backup generators
  9. Staff Quarters

 

Here’s what you’ll be doing

  1. Guide the growing process for assigned crops and trials including propagation, transplanting, irrigation, fertilizer, plant growth regulator application, plant maintenance, insect and disease management, and crop scheduling
  2. Proactively monitor the plants to early detect deviations and diseases (fungi, insects, viruses, bacteria, stretched growth etc.) using IPM (Integrated Pest Management) techniques
  3. Reach optimal crop conditions through consultation with the Crop Manager, with a focus on the technical cultivation
  4. Utilize Internal tools to create daily work schedules based on tasks 
  5. Setting guidelines on the required climate control (temperature, humidity, etc) and the frequency of watering, fertilization, and crop protection strategy
  6. Using a climate computer to create an optimal environment for the plants (temperature, humidity, light, etc) A correct choice based on knowledge of cultivation, cultivation conditions and growing phase has an impact on the result
  7. Create a weekly work schedule based on the information of the Leaders, Planners, Breeders and Crop Specialists, so that this work can be performed in a quick and efficient manner
  8. Guiding the process leaders and employees in the specific department in cultivation activities, so that the work is carried out in a proper technical way
  9. Ensure all HSE and phytosanitary protocols are followed and enforced
  10. Make suggestions on renewal (quality) improvements, hygiene, efficiency (LEAN) and capacity adjustment (equipment, manpower) for production of crops
  11. Other duties that may arise 

 

What do I need for the role?

We’re looking for someone with:

  1. Minimum 4 years’ experience in a similar role, with significant experience in protected cropping, climate, IPM (Integrated Pest Management) and fertigation management for soilless cocopeat media growing.
  2. A degree qualification in Horticulture, Science, or related discipline
  3. Excellent communication skills
  4. Well-developed time management skills
  5. Attention to detail
  6. Commitment to delivering a high level of service
  7. Problem solving skills
  8. Experience successfully supervising a team
  9.  Proficient in basic computer programs (e.g., Excel, Word, Outlook, SharePoint, Power Point, etc.)
  10. An excellent team player

 

To Apply: hari@trianglefarms.in    

 

 

 


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