Wash Up & Pack House Manager

The Pack-House manager is responsible for the following duties:

  • Working closely with the harvest manager to plan day-to-day order fulfillment. 

  • Post-harvest handling (washing & packing) with an eye for quality and cleanliness.

  • Keeping systems in place, or implementing new systems, that manage efficiencies in the pack-house.  

  • Willingness to manage crew members in the pack-shed and direct workflow. 

  • Management of pack-house inventory (boxes, liners, supplies etc..)

  • Keep updated harvest records and food safety records in conjunction with the harvest manager. 

  • Ensure pack-house is cleaned at the end of every workday. 

  • Work with the harvest team regularly, especially in the mornings. 

  • During the early season the pack-house manager can expect to participate in other farm related tasks including: greenhouse work, transplanting, harvesting, general field work.

Schedule

  • Full-time, Monday through Friday

  • 7:00-5:30 + flexibility on late days (early season 8am-4pm~)

  • 6 days/week for 6-8 weeks in September and October

  • 1hr lunch (1/2 paid, 1/2 unpaid)


Qualifications: 

  • 2 or more years of farming experience and relevant experience in the pack-house. 

  • Ability to lift and carry heavy items; 50lbs+

  • Strong management and communication skills

  • An eye for detail and the ability to multi-task

  • Strong work ethic and positive attitude

  • Willingness to manage crew 

Compensation:

  • $13-$15/hr dependent on experience

  • Weekly produce from the farm

  • 2 paid days off

  • 5 unpaid vacation days

Expectations:

  • To come to work on time and prepared for work

  • To have adequate work wear for any and all weather

  • To work well with others and alert your manager of any issues in a timely manner

  • To understand that weather and orders dictate our hours at work. You will be required to stay late if necessary, both because you are part of a team and because farming is in itself dictated by weather. (ex: If there is a storm coming we may work late to get crops in from the field. If orders are larger than expected we will work late to fill them.)

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