Farm Co-Manager (KG-7643)
PLEASE NOTE: We will not reply if your resume does not meet position requirements. Please understand your education and experience must match our job listings for you to be considered. You must be a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident to be considered for any U.S. positions. There is NO closing date on this position. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. QUALIFICATIONS: – BS degree in horticulture, organic agriculture, or equivalent preferred and/or minimum 6 years of verifiable experience. – Extensive experience is a must in growing specialty micro greens in year-round greenhouses. – Previous management and supervisory experience a plus- Need to be Self-motivated- Need to have good communication skills with staff and ownership- Willingness to be a hands on- Must be highly organized with attention to detail in coordination of crop and labor schedules- Willing to assist as need and time permits with all crops, including management of pests, irrigation, and harvest JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for an Co-Manager for a New Jersey farm operation. The position will be to maximize the quality and diversified output of the farm, supervision of the staff, and ongoing communication with the ownership. Will need outstanding written and oral communication skills required to convey information, gather and disseminate information, and problem solve. Pay will be determined by experience and encourage all to apply if you are currently in management or supervisory capacity of an organic operation and would consider for your next career step. Preference will be giving to those from the Northeast part of the US in terms of experience in working with weather, soil, and humidity experience in specialty crop farming and raising micro greens in year around, climate controlled facilities. Location is family friendly, with great schools, and other recreational activities. BENEFITS: On Farm 1 Bedroom Apartment, Utilities, 50% of Health Insurance, Simple IRA 3% Match, Paid Vacation, 20% Store Discount, Free Produce ALL INQUIRIES ARE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. NO FEES TO APPLICANTS.If you feel that you are not a candidate for this position, but know someone who is, we do offer a Referral Bonus if we place your referral into this position.Apply for this job.