Job Info Job Title: Farm Manager/Grower Location: Phoenix and Yuma, AZ Job Number: 11969 Posted Date: 8/2/2021 Job description Farm Manager/Grower Manager will work with Head Grower in planning, budgeting, planting, maintaining and harvesting of all crops grown. Crops include watermelons, cantaloupe, broccoli, cauliflower and other winter vegetables grown in Arizona. Major Duties and Responsibilities: Implement planting and growing activities according to and consistent with a planned production schedule. Apply technical procedures of the application/dispensing of fertilizers, herbicides, insecticides and fungicides in a timed and controlled amount according to labels and a scheduled plan. Must be able to work with Farm Labor Supervisors in coordinating scheduled tasks of farm workers. Must be able to work with Tractor Department in coordinating scheduled tasks for tractor work in all accepts of field work. Must be able to build/maintain a water schedule and manage an irrigation crew. Must be able to monitor growing conditions such as plant size, bloom, setting, monitor water and nutrition needs of all crops and discuss changes with Head Grower. Must have knowledge of plant pest and disease. Prepare fields for planned productions according to a schedule put in place by the Head Grower. Qualifications: Must be able to plan, organize, direct, control and/or coordinate activities of workers engaged in propagating. Ability to calculate figures, amounts, proportions, percentages and volume in relation to the application of fertilizers, chemicals and water. Apply the principles of algebra and geometry for applications of such procedures. Must be able to identify plants, plant disease and insects. Will be expected to work independently as well as part of a team Bachelors Degree. Compensation: Excellent starting salary and bonus plan All major benefits including Health Insurance and 401K Agriculture Jobs - Management Jobs - Skilled Trades Jobs - Food Safety Jobs - Organic Jobs Apply By Our Email: Apply Email Apply Here Online: Apply Online Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.