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Actalent Greenhouse Technician in Johnston, Iowa

We are hiring!

Actalent is looking for a Greenhouse Technician to join their team!


Actalent is hiring for an entry-level Greenhouse Technician. With this role, you will have the opportunity to gain experience in this booming industry. Our client has been in business since 2019 and views their employees as their most valuable asset. They are committed to assisting our staff to reach their maximum potential by providing an environment that encourages new ideas, creativity, and progress.

· Located in Johnston, IA

· Schedule: 7:30am – 4pm, Monday – Friday, one weekend required every 6 weeks

· Pay: $21 per hour

· After 6 months, you get a $500 bonus; after 1 year, you get a $1,000 bonus!

Job Responsibilities:

· Daily greenhouse plant care, including seeding, pollinating, transplanting, watering, harvesting and seed handling for corn, soybean, wheat and other crops.

· Punch or cut and store small samples of plant tissue and delivery for laboratory analysis. Carefully maintain sample identity for thousands of samples at a time while maintaining proper storage conditions.

· Assisting with experiments, collecting data and maintaining records.

· Perform routine greenhouse sanitation tasks like discarding regulated material, destroying waste, cleaning pots/containers, and cleaning and sanitizing rooms.

Skills and Qualifications:

· High School Diploma or GED required

· Preferred if candidates have an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Horticulture, Plant Genetics, Agronomy

For consideration, please send resumes to ccamelin@actalentservices. com

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please email ( for other accommodation options.