Job Info Job Title: Harvesting Coordinator/Quality Control Location: Bakersfield, CA Job Number: 11124 Posted Date: 12/20/2019 Job description Sun Pacific is looking for a harvesting coordinator/quality coordinator for its Cuties® harvesting operations to schedule, coordinate, supervise and monitor harvesting; work closely with management and farm labor contractors to communicate and coordinate harvesting schedule, locations and ensure quality of harvest; and, monitor and report field conditions to ensure timely and thorough harvesting, as well as avoid harvesting delays. 6+ months exp. in citrus farming and/or harvesting, or equivalent experience, desired. Must be able to work extensive hours and weekends and travel throughout southern San Joaquin Valley. REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: The harvesting coordinator/quality coordinator will report directly to the harvesting manager. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Scheduling, coordinating, supervising and monitoring all harvesting functions; Monitoring and reporting quality of fresh fruit; Ensuring accurate projections and harvest scheduling; Position requires seasonal travel throughout southern San Joaquin Valley. Communicate and ensure harvesting plans and quality of work to Farm Labor Contractors; Ensure field is safe and ready before harvesting; Ensure safe harvesting practices are followed, proper equipment is utilized, and all food safety guidelines are adhered by harvesting crews. Maintain company issued truck clean and presentable; Give direction, display leadership and guidance and promote teamwork within the labor force; Ensure harvesting pick quality meets harvesting standards, and ensure no fruit is left behind by harvesters. Performing other duties as assigned DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: At least six (6) months experience and knowledge of production agriculture, farming and/or harvesting; Ability to work under pressure and exercise good judgement and behavior; Maintain a professional appearance on an off the field; Possession of a CDL and an acceptable driving record insurable by the Company’s insurance policy; Consistently report to work on time and be ready to work at the established start time; SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES: Ability and willingness to work long hours, evenings, weekends and holidays during harvest time; Ability to organize, prioritize, and manage multiple responsibilities and tasks; Ability to comprehend, read, write and communicate proficiently and interact with all levels of personnel; Ability to abide by Company employment, safety, and food safety policies; Ability to work in a fast-paced industrial environment near moving machinery, equipment and vehicles in the field; and, Ability to report to work early in the morning, work extensive hours and weekends, and be very flexible as needed by varying seasonal production schedules. Apply By Our Email: Apply Email Apply Here Online: Apply Online Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.