Braga Fresh
   

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  1. Job Title: Harvest Commodity Manager – Baby Leaf
  2. Location: Soledad, CA & Yuma, AZ
  3. Number: 9694
  4. Post Date: 5/16/2017
Job description

JOB TITLE: Harvest Commodity Manager – Baby Leaf

LOCATION: Soledad, CA & Yuma, AZ

Braga Fresh, headquartered in Soledad, CA, is the sales entity of the Braga family. The Braga’s are a 3rd generation family farming operation, and our mission is to profitably grow our family of companies through sustainable farming. Braga Ranch, the parent company, farms approximately 15,000 crop acres of organic and conventional fresh vegetables each year in the Salinas, Imperial and Yuma valleys. Delivering a fresh, clean, and safe product to market is of the utmost priority to Braga Ranch. We adhere to strict quality and food safety standards and we are committed to ensuring a ‘farm to fork’ safety guarantee. Braga Fresh is a fast growing company and offers a dynamic work atmosphere.

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinates harvesting of Baby Leaf items
  • Communicates with crop management and sales
  • Manages crew forepersons (Hiring, Training, Firing, Discipline, Safety, Good Agricultural Practices {GAP})
  • Manages quality and quality of product
  •  Responsible for harvesting equipment (proper operation, equipment safety, sanitation of equipment).
  •  Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency

Qualifications:

  • Travel between harvesting regions (Salinas/Yuma).
  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED) and at least 5 years Harvest management experience.
  • Bi-lingual, bi-literate in English/Spanish, must be able to write in both English & Spanish.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to multi task
  • Knowledge of organics a plus
  • Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent mathematical skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division).
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft, Word and Excel.

Competitive compensation, bonus, benefits, and 401-k plan

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Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.



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