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Posted June 24th

Farming Lead (Visalia)

Visalia, California


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Posted June 24th

Farming Lead (Visalia)

Visalia, California

Function

Other

Experience

Other

Type

Full Time

Job Description

Overview:

Supervises work as authorized by Farm Supervisor and performs some administrative tasks. Performs functions such as, but not limited to irrigation, fertigation and tree care. Performs general labor and maintenance as needed.

Here's what you'll do:
  • Supervise, schedule and coordinate work and personnel at direction of Farm Supervisor
  • Assist with training in job responsibilities and safety procedures
  • Implement and execute irrigations as to schedule
  • Identifies problems, repairs and maintain irrigation systems
  • Insures farm equipment is safe, clean and in working order
  • Performs other responsibilities related to farming directed by supervisor
  • Works with Ag chemicals (Fertilizer & around Pesticides)

Qualifications

Here's what you'll bring to the table:
  • COVID vaccination will be required for this position unless candidate has a legally valid exemption
  • Valid Drivers license
  • Ability to work alone without close supervision.
  • Be able to lift 50 lbs. on a continuous basis.
  • Be able to do continuous bending, stooping and walking daily.
  • If operating a company vehicle must possess a valid driver's license.
  • Have adequate leadership and communication skills to direct, schedule and coordinate personnel and services.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred

Additional Information

Here's what we'll bring to the table:
  • Wonderful Giving -a one-of-kind program that donates company money to charities close to our employees' hearts
  • Employee college tuition reimbursement
  • Employee referral program* - $1,500 per exempt referral; $500 per non-exempt referral, * Taxes applicable.
  • Full benefits package -- Medical, dental, vision, 401(k) retirement plan, company matching and annual catch-up, Employee Assistance Program, company-paid life insurance (spouse and dependents to age 26), life insurance, AD&D insurance, flexible spending accounts (FSAs)

Wonderful Citrus is part of The Wonderful Company, a successful, fast-growing privately held $4 billion company with 9,000 employees worldwide. We've made Wonderful Pistachios one of America's top-selling salty snacks. We've turned pomegranates and POM Wonderful into a worldwide phenomenon. Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America. FIJI Water is the No. 1 premium bottled water in America. JUSTIN Wine produces California's top-selling, high-end Cabernet Sauvignon. And Teleflora is the world's largest flower delivery service.

The Wonderful Company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California's Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.

Wonderful Citrus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and with opportunities for advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.

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Location
Visalia, California