Job: Production Manager-Potato Farm

Title Production Manager-Potato Farm
Salary $70-80K
Location Tappen, ND
Job Information

Job title: Production Manager

Salary: $70,000-$80,000

 

This company is a leading producer of frozen food products for the retail and food service markets throughout the United States.  We have three farming operations located in Tappen, ND, Little Falls, MN and Perham, MN.

 

Reporting to the Farm Manager, the Production Manager will oversee the management of successfully growing potatoes for French Fry Processing.  This includes directing daily activities from Potato Seed Cutting, Planting, Growing, Harvesting and Storing in a manner that clients attain highest possible yields and profitability from the Potato operation. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with a strong work ethic, “Can Do” attitude and the ability to adapt to a fast paced, dynamic work environment

 

Qualifications:

  • Education Required:  completion of post-secondary education in a related field or equivalent business experience
  • Years of Experience Required: 3-5 years’ experience in potato production and farm management is an asset
  • Possess strong team building skills and have the ability to lead and make decisions independently
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Thrives in a fast paced, dynamic work environment
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
  • A passion for our business and the well-being of our people

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for the long term sustainable operation of the Farm in all manners including environmental, personnel, and profitability
  • Plant, maintain and harvest the crop
  • Management and operation of warehouse, field and irrigation equipment
  • Develop and manage both seasonal and full time employees
  • Maintain a long term sustainable crop rotation while working closely with area landlords
  • Cultivate positive relationships with our suppliers and customers in the farming community
  • Drive the safe agenda
  • Other relevant duties as assigned

 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to sedonaag@careerpros.com.

Sedona AG Services is an equal opportunity employer.

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