Field Department Supervisor
Eckert Frozen Foods has established itself as the North American leader for IQF peppers. Growing in multiple regions in California and Mexico we serve the largest food companies in North America. Consistency of supply joined with superior logistics, product quality and food safety represent the cornerstones of our business. Headquartered in Escalon CA, the company operates 3 production centers. Eckert is seeking a highly motivated Field Department Supervisor (full time) reporting to the Director of Field and Farming. As the Supervisor, you will, be responsible for and or be involved:Working with leading California vegetable growers and talented agricultural representatives seeking to deliver the best finished product quality to our industry.Support the Director of Field and Farming Operations to achieve successful field trials and trial seed productions.Work with the development of the mechanization of the industry.Oversee/assist with field production projects including Eckert Farming.Oversee raw product logistics related to the annual harvest.Enhance the analyses of annual grower results creating a database for evaluation. Create a year round crop plan for raw product.Consistently collects all pesticide and food safety information from producersAbility to work extended hours during peak operations periods, includingweekends & holidays. Education and Experience:Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S) in an agricultural science field. Zero to 5 years of experience.Computer proficiency required including Microsoft Office, Excel and WordCurrent driver’s license with good driving record To apply, please send your cover letter by clicking APPLY TO THIS POSTION.Apply for this job.