The Grower/Farm Manager’s primary responsibility is to organize the needs of the farm based on the farm plan and budget. This will included buying fertilizers, seeds, and farm chemicals, and making sure the daily paper work is done property to assure our accreditation stays current. It will be necessary to put a farm labor plan together for the employees to seed, weed, spray and harvest. Bilingual (English/Spanish) reading and writing skills would be very helpful. You will have a place at the decision making table so you must be able to clearly express yourself regarding your thoughts on how we manage day to day and how to best move forward. You should have previous growing experience of at least a year (preferably with vegetables, fruits and/or herbs), ideally in a role where you had responsibility for managing field staff and a budget. You will need strong organizational and time management skills, and it would be great if you are comfortable using a computer, including internet, email, Microsoft word and excel.
We are looking for a long term candidate. We are willing to share all of our current knowledge to make the farm successful. Compensation will be in accordance with your experience and track record. Profit sharing or ownership is possible for the right individual.
For more information or to submit a resume, please contact Alicia Bianchi via email at Alicia@worldwidefarms.net.
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