Betteravia Farms
Job Description

Job Title: Harvest Management

Location: Santa Maria, CA

Looking for a capable individual to supervise a large-scale harvesting operation.

 

Requirements: 

  • Previous experience in this area of work.
  • Full responsibility of management of a large scale harvest operation.
  • Develop and maintain good working relationship with Owners and Management.
  • Ability to develop, coach, and mentor many different people and personalities.
  • Possess and demonstrate a sound knowledge of management and ability to offer guidance and instruction to harvesting foreman.
  • The ability to make independent decisions and solve issues in a timely manner.
  • Ability to coordinate, equipment, employees, and foremen to safely and efficiently complete daily harvest orders.
  • Maintain efficiency, speed, and quality of harvest crews.
  • Maintain and enforce policies and procedures.
  • Maintain and enforce a safe work environment.
  • Work 6 days per week.
  • Must be bilingual in English and Spanish.
  • Willingness to travel to Yuma, Arizona during winter operations.
  • Ability to perform other related duties as required.

    Qualities Required for Harvest Management:

    • Strong management skills
    • Excellent Communicator
    • Ability to speak Spanish
    • Proficiency with computer skills (Excel, Word, Email)
    • Strong problem solving skills
    • Excellent observation skills
    • Conscientious
    • Excellent time management skills
    • Ability to be flexible
    • Ability to work with many personality types
    • Organic experience a plus

    Benefits:

    • Medical, Dental, Vision
    • 401K and Profit Sharing Plan
    • Company Vehicle
    • Compensation commensurate with candidate’s credentials.

    Education:

    • Combination of education, training, and applied knowledge in Vegetable Production.