Organic Farm Supervisor (KG-7411)
?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- Extensive Organic Farm experience is a must with preference to East coast region- Previous management and supervisory experience required- 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 300 acres of conventionally farmed land, including management of pests, irrigation, and harvest?JOB DESCRIPTION:?Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for an Organic Farm Supervisor for a New Jersey operation. The position will be to maximize the quality and diversified output of the organic farm areas, supervision of the staff, and ongoing communication with the ownership and non-organic managers. Primary duties will include responsibility for the 8 acres of certified organic crops and keeping in compliance with USDA organic mandates. Majority of the work will be dealing with extensive vegetable and bed preparation, seeding, transplanting, planting, weed control, pest control, irrigation, harvesting produce in a sustainable, progressive, and certified organic fashion while keeping the Organic Farm profitable. 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.?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 organic farming. Location is family friendly, with?great?schools, and other recreational activities.?BENEFITS:?Health Insurance, Possible Housing, Retirement, Vacation, 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.Apply for this job.