Farming since 1932, Bonipak continues to be a leader in the produce industry. Family owned company that connects consumers with the land and farm that grows our food. Our weather allows us to offer fresh produce year around.
ABOUT THE POSITION:
Currently we are seeking an experienced, passionate Organic Grower/Manager to join our team in Santa Maria. This position is responsible for overseeing Business Unit Plan, Budgets, Production, Labor Management, Cultural practices, Compliance, and Product Quality. Our growing programs include: Broccoli, Cauliflower, Lettuce, Celery, Artichokes, Berries and other vegetables.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Execution of growing programs including annual budget and planning
Supervising and leading a production team
Cultivating, weeding, land prep, irrigation, applications & nutrition
Team building and training in the areas of safety, food safety and general work requirements
Record keeping for growing programs, reporting and compliance
Develop and maintain relationships with vendors, suppliers and intercompany departments
Travel as needed to other growing regions
5+ year’s organic production, background in agronomy or crop science with combination of formal education and/or practical experience.
Bilingual – English/Spanish preferred
Results oriented “Team Leader”
Strong computer, analytical, and presentation skills
Ability to forecast, understand the market and executive the Organic Business Strategy
Competitive Compensation (Depending on Experience)
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance Benefits
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.