Christopher V.

Plant Sciences & Logistic | Greenhouse

United States of America
EN

Experienced professional in farming/ agriculture and greenhouse. Plant sciences and logistics. Previously facility manager supervising greenhouse operations. Humble, hungry, hustle I love meeting peo...see more

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Distribution

330

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Owner

Leaf Express, LLC
4 years
Current position
Aug 2018 - Present
We are a leading provider of hemp transportation. We offer swift and secure transport while maintaining the quality of your load. With a strong background in plant sciences and logist...see more

Facilities Manager

Garden State Growers, Inc
7 months
Jan 2018 - Aug 2018
• Oversaw build out and operation of 24 acre indoor/ 40 acre outdoor greenhouse facility in Utica, NY • Established grow schedule and organized the buildout of 16 acres that were severe...see more

Research & Development Grower

Costa Farms
1 year
Dec 2016 - Jan 2018
Assists Research and Development Manager in maintaining trial garden and conducting research • Collaborates with colleagues during meetings and bi-weekly walkthroughs of the trial garde...see more

Assistant Manager of Container Production

Abby Farms
9 months
Feb 2016 - Nov 2016
Assisted with managing operations and inventory of nursery and field material. • Established an organizational structure to locate inventory quicker, manage crops more effectively and ...see more

Nursery Specialist

ArborGen LLC
1 year
Sep 2014 - Feb 2016
Supervised operations for hardwood and varietal greenhouse rooted cuttings. • Managed manufacturing of mini-plug sticking, container transplanting, lifting, and packing of pine and hard...see more

Consultant

Conpro, Inc.
3 years
Dec 2010 - Dec 2013
Provided database programming for international companies through lead programmer. • Programmed consumer databases for JPMorgan Chase and Deloitte. • Gained an understanding of assets, ...see more

Assistant Coordinator

National Geographic
1 year
Dec 2009 - Dec 2010
• Requisitioned items and materials for team while in foreign countries • Worked closely with foreign government officials to adhere to specific guidelines set in contract • Coordinated...see more

Research Assistant

National Geographic
1 year
Dec 2009 - Dec 2010
• Worked with plant researchers to increase team productivity • Recorded notes regarding rare species and best practices for propagation • Identified plant species, cataloged data, and...see more

Grower

University of Arizona CEAC
1 year
May 2008 - Jul 2009
Grew perennials using bulbs, rhizomes and tubers. • Grew herbaceous perennials, reducing cost per unit, and saving losses on unsold or unallocated products. • Adapted production capab...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Distribution

Expertise

  • Inventory Management
  • Logistics
  • Research and Development
  • Fertilizers
  • Pesticide
  • Harvesting