Field Horticulturist

Stemilt Growers Inc.   Kennewick, WA   Full-time     Farming / Fishing / Forestry
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Posted on December 28, 2020

Field Horticulturist

Stemilt is seeking a Field Horticulturist for Yakima/Tri-Cities, WA. Responsible for making crop estimates, visiting orchards and advising growers on cherry maturity. Requires frequent travel thru Eastern WA. Must have min. 2 yrs. experience as a field representative and have BA or AA in Horticulture or related field. Must have experience with cherry, apple, pear production and horticulture. Strong computer skills, and good written and verbal communication skills. Competitive Pay and a great Benefit Package. EOE AA.

Giving you, our customer, the ultimate fresh and flavorful eating experience is what makes us tick. And to do that, we cultivated a team of great people who work hard to ensure you have a delightful experience every. single. time. you bite into a piece of Stemilt fruit.

Our company roots and founding father, Tom Mathison, led us down the path of growing flavor-first fruit, but today it’s the fourth and fifth generations that drive that promise into the future.

Our president, West Mathison, is a 5th generation grower who works alongside his father Kyle and brother Tate to create a culture of pride across our teams. Whether we are nurturing blossoms into buds and fruitlets or picking out the perfect piece of fruit to make up the box heading to your store, we’re striving for the best because that’s what you and your family deserve to enjoy.