Organic Farm Manager (EH-6693)
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:?- Advanced degree in horticulture, organic agriculture, or equivalent is big plus- Organic farm experience is highly preferred- Strong crop production and agronomic background required- Previous management and supervisory experience required- Seeking to expand operations- Self-motivated- Good communication skills with staff and ownership- Must be highly organized with attention to detail- Bi-Lingual Spanish??JOB DESCRIPTION:?Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for a Farm Manager for this south Florida organic farming operation. Function will be to maximize the quality and diversified output of the organic farm, supervision of the staff, ongoing communication with the owner, affiliated companies and the community. Primary?duties will include responsibility for the farm budget, marketing, sales, grant applications, processes, and all aspect of compliance with USDA organic mandates. Majority of the work will be dealing with extensive vegetable and bed preparation; consisting of planting, harvesting produce in a sustainable, progressive, and certified organic fashion. Will also 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.??Company will consider traditional crop production farm manager who doesn't have an organic background but has an interest in organic farming. ?The manager will wear a lot of different hats when it comes to this position. ?Need to be a “Jack of all Trades” and willing and able to jump into any position and take on the responsibility.??BENEFITS:?Benefits Negotiable, Work Vehicle?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.??To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # and contact:Eric HansenHansen Agri-PlacementP.O. Box 1172Grand Island, NE 68802Phone: email@example.comApply for this job.